Sprycel

Active Ingredient(s): Dasatinib
FDA Approved: * June 28, 2006
Pharm Company: * BRISTOL MYERS SQUIBB
Category: Cancer

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Sprycel Overview

Dasatinib, sold under the brand name Sprycel, is a chemotherapy medication used to treat certain cases of chronic myelogenous leukemia (CML) and acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL).[1] Specifically it is used to treat cases that are Philadelphia chromosome-positive (Ph+).[1] It is taken by mouth.[1] Common side effects include low white blood cells, low blood platelets, anemia, swelling, rash, and diarrhea.[1] Severe side effects ...

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Time to clear system

I began Sprycel January 1, d/ced it 1/30. How soon can I expect that it is completely out of my system? ## Soon after beginning Sprycel, I experienced shortness of breath, and serious edema, plus serious tiredness. My MD and I agreed to stop the Sprycel, be off CML Rx for 1 month, resume Gleevec which I had taken before. It is now 2 weeks later, I am improved, more energy, less (but still present) edema. Should I expect further improvement, or suspect that my symptoms, although coincident with taking Sprycel, may not be due to the Sprycel? ## Hello, Melba! How are you feeling? I'm very sorry about the problems that you're having. Those can be typical side effects of Sprycel, as listed by the FDA. However, you may need some help to remove that edema, such a your doctor prescribin...

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one side: 528 other side:8ms or sw8

It is a oval shaped white pill. It is pretty small in size (size of a tic tac) It says 528 on one side. The other side either says SW8 or 8MS. My dog was chewing on it put i caught her before it was eaten. Wondering why there is a pill laying around on the floor and whos it was. ## Well, I can't answer either one of those questions, since my ESP is malfunctioning today (LOL), but I can tell you what this tablet contains! BMS 528 is a 50mg Sprycel tablet, which contains the active ingredient Dasatinib, this is a cancer medication. Most commonly used to treat chronic myelogenous leukemia. Glad you got it, before your dog had a complete snack! You can read more about it here: My guess is someone accidentally dropped it, do you know someone that has been under treatment for Leukemia?

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Dasatinib
  • Tablet: 100mg, 140mg, 20mg, 50mg, 70mg, 80mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Sprycel: (7 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0003-0524 Sprycel 70 mg Oral Tablet by E.r. Squibb & Sons, L.L.C.
  • 0003-0527 Sprycel 20 mg Oral Tablet by E.r. Squibb & Sons, L.L.C.
  • 0003-0528 Sprycel 50 mg Oral Tablet by E.r. Squibb & Sons, L.L.C.
  • 0003-0852 Sprycel 100 mg Oral Tablet by E.r. Squibb & Sons, L.L.C.
  • 0003-0855 Sprycel 80 mg Oral Tablet by E.r. Squibb & Sons, L.L.C.
  • 0003-0857 Sprycel 140 mg Oral Tablet by E.r. Squibb & Sons, L.L.C.
  • 54868-5759 Sprycel 70 mg Oral Tablet by Physicians Total Care, Inc.

Other drugs which contain Dasatinib or a similar ingredient: (1 result)






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