This medication can cause a serious side effect which must reported to your doctor asap: weakness.
A less serious side effect is also tiredness whcih you should also report to your doctor.-
For future reference:
Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have any of these serious side effects:
pale skin, weakness;
easy bruising or bleeding (nosebleeds, bleeding gums);
fever, chills, body aches, flu symptoms;
black, bloody, or tarry stools;
vomit that looks like blood or coffee grounds;
sudden numbness or weakness, especially on one side of the body;
sudden headache, confusion, problems with vision, speech, or balance;
swelling in your hands, ankles, or feet; or
Less serious side effects may include:
mild skin rash;
nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, diarrhea; or
muscle or joint pain.
This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
- Sprycel Information for Consumers
- Sprycel Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Sprycel (detailed)
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