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Review: could Sprycel cause Ascites?

Summary: Ascites is found among people who take Sprycel, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Lasix, and have Chronic myeloid leukaemia.

We study 4,002 people who have side effects while taking Sprycel from FDA and social media. Among them, 34 have Ascites. Find out below who they are, when they have Ascites and more.

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Sprycel has active ingredients of dasatinib. It is often used in chronic myelogenous leukemia (cml). (latest outcomes from Sprycel 4,044 users)


Ascites (accumulation of fluid in the abdominal cavity) has been reported by people with hepatic neoplasm malignant, high blood pressure, hepatitis c, hiv infection, rheumatoid arthritis.(latest reports from Ascites 17,008 patients)

On Dec, 6, 2014: 4,002 people reported to have side effects when taking Sprycel. Among them, 34 people (0.85%) have Ascites.

Trend of Ascites in Sprycel reports

Time on Sprycel when people have Ascites * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years

Gender of people who have Ascites when taking Sprycel * :


Age of people who have Ascites when taking Sprycel * :


Severity of Ascites when taking Sprycel ** :


How people recovered from Ascites ** :


Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Chronic myeloid leukaemia (24 people, 70.59%)
  2. Asthma (7 people, 20.59%)
  3. Insomnia (5 people, 14.71%)
  4. Prophylaxis (5 people, 14.71%)
  5. Hypertension (4 people, 11.76%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lasix (8 people, 23.53%)
  2. Ventolin (7 people, 20.59%)
  3. Symbicort (7 people, 20.59%)
  4. Furosemide (6 people, 17.65%)
  5. Maxipime (6 people, 17.65%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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