What is acalabrutinib used for?Acalabrutinib is used to treat mantle cell lymphoma (MCL) in adults who have received at least one previous treatment for their cancer. This medicine is also used to treat chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) or small lymphocytic lymphoma (SLL). This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription.
This medication is used to treat or prevent certain skin conditions related to Hansen's disease, once known as leprosy (erythema nodosum leprosum). Thalidomide is also used to treat a certain type of cancer (multiple myeloma). It works in Hansen's disease by reducing swelling and redness (inflammation).