Netarsudil mesylate

Drug Profile

Netarsudil mesylate

Alternative Names: AR-13224; AR13324; Netarsudil ophthalmic solution - Aerie Pharmaceuticals; Rhopressa

Latest Information Update: 09 Mar 2017

Price : $50

At a glance

  • Originator Duke University Medical Center
  • Developer Aerie Pharmaceuticals
  • Class Antiglaucomas; Small molecules
  • Mechanism of Action Connective tissue growth factor inhibitors; Norepinephrine plasma membrane transport protein inhibitors; Rho-associated kinase inhibitors; Transforming growth factor beta type II receptor antagonists
  • Orphan Drug Status

    Orphan designation is assigned by a regulatory body to encourage companies to develop drugs for rare diseases.

  • On Fast track

    Fast track status is assigned by the US FDA so therapies with the potential to address unmet needs can move faster through development.

  • New Molecular Entity Yes
  • Available For Licensing Yes

Highest Development Phases

  • Preregistration Glaucoma; Ocular hypertension
  • Preclinical Neurological disorders

Most Recent Events

  • 28 Feb 2017 Aerie Pharmaceuticals resubmits NDA to the US FDA for netarsudil mesylate for Glaucoma and Ocular hypertension
  • 28 Feb 2017 Preregistration for Glaucoma in USA (Ophthalmic)
  • 28 Feb 2017 Preregistration for Ocular hypertension in USA (Ophthalmic)
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