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Side Effects

List Sprycel side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with Sprycel:

Common side effects of Sprycel:

  • Acute Infection of the Nose, Throat or SinusSevere
  • AnemiaSevere
  • Bleeding of the Stomach or IntestinesSevere
  • Chest PainSevere
  • Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
  • Decreased Neutrophils a Type of White Blood CellSevere
  • Disease of the NervesSevere
  • Escape of Fluid into the LungsSevere
  • FeverSevere
  • HemorrhageSevere
  • InfectionSevere
  • Low Amount of Calcium in the BloodSevere
  • Low Amount of Phosphate in the BloodSevere
  • Painful, Red or Swollen MouthSevere
  • Swelling of the AbdomenSevere
  • Trouble BreathingSevere
  • Visible Water RetentionSevere
  • Water RetentionSevere
  • ChillsLess Severe
  • CoughLess Severe
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • DizzyLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Feeling WeakLess Severe
  • Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel MovementsLess Severe
  • ItchingLess Severe
  • Joint PainLess Severe
  • Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
  • Low EnergyLess Severe
  • Muscle or Bone PainLess Severe
  • Not Feeling WellLess Severe
  • PainLess Severe
  • RashLess Severe
  • Stomach CrampsLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Weight GainLess Severe
  • Weight LossLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of Sprycel:

  • Abnormal Heart RhythmSevere
  • Abnormally Low Blood PressureSevere
  • Acquired Decrease of All Cells in the BloodSevere
  • AsthmaSevere
  • ConfusedSevere
  • DepressionSevere
  • Enlarged HeartSevere
  • Fluid in the Covering of the Heart or PericardiumSevere
  • Fluid in the LungsSevere
  • Heart AttackSevere
  • Heart FailureSevere
  • Heart Throbbing or PoundingSevere
  • Herpes Simplex InfectionSevere
  • High Amount of Uric Acid in the BloodSevere
  • High Blood PressureSevere
  • Increase in the Product of Metabolism Found in MuscleSevere
  • Inflammation of the Large IntestineSevere
  • Interstitial PneumonitisSevere
  • Pink EyeSevere
  • PneumoniaSevere
  • Prolonged Q-T Interval on EKGSevere
  • Sepsis Caused by BacteriaSevere
  • ShinglesSevere
  • Small and Large Intestine InflammationSevere
  • AcneLess Severe
  • Burning StomachLess Severe
  • Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
  • Difficulty SwallowingLess Severe
  • DrowsinessLess Severe
  • Dry EyeLess Severe
  • Enlarged BreastsLess Severe
  • Excessive SweatingLess Severe
  • Feeling FaintLess Severe
  • Frequent UrinationLess Severe
  • Hair LossLess Severe
  • IndigestionLess Severe
  • Involuntary QuiveringLess Severe
  • Mood ChangesLess Severe
  • Muscle PainLess Severe
  • Muscle StiffnessLess Severe
  • Muscle WeaknessLess Severe
  • Ringing in the EarsLess Severe
  • Skin InflammationLess Severe
  • Sun-Sensitive SkinLess Severe
  • Taste ProblemsLess Severe
  • Temporary Redness of Face and NeckLess Severe

Rare side effects of Sprycel:

  • Abnormal Liver Function TestsSevere
  • Acute Syndrome of the HeartSevere
  • Adult Respiratory Distress SyndromeSevere
  • AnginaSevere
  • AscitesSevere
  • Blockage of Normal Bile FlowSevere
  • Brain-Capillary Leak SyndromeSevere
  • Constitutional Aplastic AnemiaSevere
  • Erythema MultiformeSevere
  • Hemorrhage in the BrainSevere
  • HepatitisSevere
  • Increased Pressure of Pulmonary CirculationSevere
  • Inflammation of the EsophagusSevere
  • Inflammation of the Skin with BlistersSevere
  • Kidney FailureSevere
  • Obstruction of a Blood Vessel by a Blood ClotSevere
  • PancreatitisSevere
  • Pulmonary Arterial HypertensionSevere
  • Rapid Ventricular HeartbeatSevere
  • SeizuresSevere
  • Serious Muscle Damage that may Lead to Kidney FailureSevere
  • Stevens-Johnson SyndromeSevere
  • Tingling, Pain, Redness and Edema of Hands and FeetSevere
  • Transient Ischemic AttackSevere
  • Fingernail and/or Toenail DiseaseLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe
  • Sudden Blindness and Pain Upon Moving the EyeLess Severe

Selected from data included with permission and copyrighted by First Databank, Inc. This copyrighted material has been downloaded from a licensed data provider and is not for distribution, expect as may be authorized by the applicable terms of use.

CONDITIONS OF USE: The information in this database is intended to supplement, not substitute for, the expertise and judgment of healthcare professionals. The information is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, drug interactions or adverse effects, nor should it be construed to indicate that use of a particular drug is safe, appropriate or effective for you or anyone else. A healthcare professional should be consulted before taking any drug, changing any diet or commencing or discontinuing any course of treatment.

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