SPRYCEL 50MG TABLET

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Composition for SPRYCEL 50MG TABLET

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Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Pregnancy
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Lactation
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₹3471.38/tablet
60 tablets in 1 bottle
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Substitutes for SPRYCEL

No substitutes found for this medicine

Medicine Overview of SPRYCEL TABLET

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Uses of SPRYCEL TABLET

Sprycel 50mg tablet is used in the treatment of chronic myeloid leukaemia
It is used in patients whose disease could not be treated with other medications for leukaemia or who cannot take these medications because of side effects.
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Side effects of SPRYCEL TABLET

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Abdominal pain, Rash, Headache, Edema, Reduced blood platelets, Musculoskeletal (bone, muscle or joint) pain, Breathing difficulty, Anemia, Fatigue, Infection, Fever, Bleeding.

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How to use SPRYCEL TABLET

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Sprycel 50mg tablet at a fixed time.

How SPRYCEL TABLET works

Sprycel 50mg tablet works by blocking the action of the abnormal protein that signals cancer cells to multiply. This helps to stop or slow the spread of cancer cells.

In Depth Information on SPRYCEL TABLET

Expert advice for SPRYCEL TABLET

  • Dasatinib is not recommended for use in patients <18 years of age.
  • Do not take medicines that neutralise stomach acids (antacids) within 2 hours before or 2 hours after taking dasatinib.
  • Tell your doctor if you are taking medicines to thin the blood or prevent clots, if you have or have had liver or heart problem or if you start having difficulty breathing, chest pain, or a cough while taking dasatinib. 
  • Exercise caution while taking dasatinib if you have been diagnosed with intolerance to lactose.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery while taking dasatinib as it may cause dizziness and blurring of vision.
  • Avoid if allergic to dasatinib or any of its ingredients.
Warnings
Special precautions for SPRYCEL 50MG TABLET
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Sprycel 50mg tablet is unsafe to use during pregnancy.

There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Sprycel 50mg tablet is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
CAUTION
Caution is advised when driving or operating machinery.
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Kidney
SAFE
There is no interaction between renal impairment and consumi
ng this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Dasatinib, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for SPRYCEL 50MG TABLET

Frequently asked questions for Dasatinib

Q. Is dasatinib FDA approved?
Dasatinib is FDA approved for the use in the treatment of adults with chronic phase, accelerated phase, or myeloid or lymphoid blast phase chronic myeloid leukaemia.
Q. Can I take ibuprofen with dasatinib?
Using dasatinib together with ibuprofen may increase the risk of bleeding. The interaction may be more likely if you are an elderly or have kidney or liver disease. Please follow your doctor's advice regarding its use