Ponatinib is used to treat certain types of blood cancer (chronic myelogenous leukemia-CML, acute lymphoblastic leukemia-ALL).
Call your doctor right away if you have any of the following symptoms: Shortness of breath; dizziness or faintness; sudden disorientation or difficulty speaking or understanding; sudden numbness or weakness of one side of the body's face, arm, or leg, arm, back, neck, or jaw pain; feeling of warmth in the lower leg; or swelling of the feet, ankles, or lower legs.
The above information is an educational aid only. It is not intended as medical advice for individual conditions or treatments. Talk to your doctor, nurse or pharmacist before following any medical regimen to see if it is safe and effective for you.