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Side effect(s) of Acalabrutinib

Read the side effects of Acalabrutinib as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.

Common: Diarrhea, headache, muscle ache, tiredness, bruising, bleeding

Gastrointestinal: Nausea, pain in the stomach, vomiting, constipation

Cardiovascular: Bleeding events, irregular heartbeat, atrial flutter or fibrillation

Blood: Reduced number of red blood cells, white blood cells or platelets

Skin: Rashes, bruises, skin cancer

Others: Nasal bleeding, increased level of creatinine in blood, serious infections including pneumonia and reactivation of hepatitis B infection, other cancers



Other Precautions :  If a dose is missed for more than three hours after the scheduled time, continue with next scheduled dose and skip the missed dose.
Do not take a double dose to make up the missed dose.

Breastfeeding should de discontinued while on treatment with acalabrutinib and should not be resumed at least 2 weeks after the last dose of acalabrutinib.
Patients are advised to report to the emergency center if serious reactions such as severe bleeding, serious infection or difficulty in breathing occur.

Drug Name : Acalabrutinib

Acalabrutinib is prescribed to treat a type of blood cancer called mantle cell lymphoma (MCL) in adult patients who are already treated with one chemotherapy medication. Acalabrutinib works by arresting the growth of cancer cells.
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