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Visine Original Side Effects

Generic name: tetrahydrozoline ophthalmic

Medically reviewed by Last updated on Feb 10, 2023.

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

Applies to tetrahydrozoline ophthalmic: ophthalmic solution.

Side effects include:

Ophthalmic: Blurred vision, irritation, mydriasis.

For Healthcare Professionals

Applies to tetrahydrozoline ophthalmic: compounding powder, ophthalmic solution.


Frequency not reported: Changes in vision, enlarged pupils, eye irritation, eye pain, eye redness[Ref]


1. "Product Information. Tyzine Nasal (tetrahydrozoline nasal)." Kenwood Laboratories

2. "Product Information. Collyrium Fresh (boric acid ophthalmic)." Wyeth-Ayerst Laboratories

3. Cerner Multum, Inc. "Australian Product Information." O 0

Further information

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Some side effects may not be reported. You may report them to the FDA.