DASATINIB - ORAL
Common Brand Name(s): Sprycel
Phonetic Pronunciation: (da-SAH-ta-nib)
Information last revised September 2010
What does DASATINIB - ORAL look like?
Sprycel 70 mg Tab
Sprycel 20 mg Tab
Sprycel 50 mg Tab
This medication is used to treat certain types of cancer (chronic myeloid leukemia and acute lymphoblastic leukemia). Dasatinib is usually used in people who are no longer benefiting from or have severe side effects due to other treatments for these diseases. It works by slowing or stopping the growth of cancer cells.
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