Treating certain types of leukemia. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor. Sprycel is a tyrosine kinase inhibitor. It works by blocking proteins that cause the rapid growth of certain types of leukemia cells. This helps the bone marrow to start making normal blood cells again.
Sprycel (Dasatinib) is a kinase inhibitor that is used to treat cancers such as chronic myeloid leukemia and acute lymphoblastic leukemia. In addition to that, Sprycel can be used to combat breast cancer, melanoma, lung cancer, and renal cancer. In some cases, Sprycel can also be used in treatments for rheumatoid arthritis and organ transplant rejection.