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Generic Name: netarsudil ophthalmic (ne TAR soo dil)
Brand Name: Rhopressa
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Drug Information:
Netarsudil lowers pressure inside the eye by increasing the amount of fluid that drains from the eye. Rhopressa (for the eyes) is used to treat open-angle glaucoma or other causes of high pressure inside the eye. Rhopressa may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide. Follow all directions on your medicine label and package. Tell each of your healthcare providers about all your medical conditions, allergies, and all medicines you use. You should not use Rhopressa if you are allergic to it Learn more

Rhopressa Side Effects

Rhopressa Side Effects

Note: This document contains side effect information about netarsudil ophthalmic. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Rhopressa.

For the Consumer

Applies to netarsudil ophthalmic: ophthalmic solution

Along with its needed effects, netarsudil ophthalmic (the active ingredient contained in Rhopressa) may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur while taking netarsudil ophthalmic:

More common

  • Bloody eye
  • blurred vision
  • decreased vision or any change in vision
  • irritation, swelling, and redness of the eye
  • pain at the administration site

Some side effects of netarsudil ophthalmic may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:

More common

  • Discoloration of the white part of the eye
  • redness of the eyelid
  • watering of the eyes

For Healthcare Professionals

Applies to netarsudil ophthalmic: ophthalmic solution


The most frequently reported side effects were conjunctival hyperemia, corneal verticillata, instillation site pain, and conjunctival hemorrhage.


Very common (10% or more): Conjunctival hyperemia (53%), corneal verticillata (20%), instillation site pain (up to 20%), conjunctival hemorrhage (up to 20%)

Common (1% to 10%): Instillation site erythema, corneal staining, blurred vision, lacrimation increased, erythema of eyelid, visual acuity reduced

Editorial References and Review

Medically reviewed by BestRx Medical Team Last updated on 1/1/2020.

Source: Drugs.com Rhopressa