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SPRYCEL® (dasatinib) is a prescription medicine used to treat:

  • adults with newly diagnosed Philadelphia chromosome–positive (Ph+) chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) in chronic phase
  • adults with Ph+ CML who no longer benefit from, or did not tolerate, other treatment, including imatinib
  • adults with Ph+ acute lymphoblastic leukemia (Ph+ ALL) who no longer benefit from, or did not tolerate, other treatment
  • children 1 year of age and older with Ph+ CML in chronic phase
  • children 1 year of age and older with newly diagnosed Ph+ ALL in combination with chemotherapy

It is not known if SPRYCEL is safe and effective in children under 1 year of age.

Adult Safety Information

What side effects may adults have while taking SPRYCEL® (dasatinib)?

The following information describes the serious side effects of SPRYCEL that you should be aware of. These are not all of the possible side effects of SPRYCEL. Ask your doctor what to do if you experience any side effects.

What Can I Do About Possible Side Effects?

Ask your healthcare provider about which side effects are most likely to occur, what symptoms you should watch for, how long the side effects might last, and how serious they might be. Use the SPRYCEL CONNECT Side Effect Management Tool to learn about and track side effects. If you experience any side effects, even if they appear minor to you, report them to your healthcare provider.

*Tips drawn from and the American Cancer Society.

Speak to your healthcare provider before taking any new prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, antacids, and herbal supplements. If an antacid is needed, it should be taken 2 hours before or 2 hours after your dose of SPRYCEL.

Download Our Side Effect Management Tool

Use the SPRYCEL Connect Side Effect Management Tool to learn more about possible side effects to look out for and discuss with your healthcare team.

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