Plaquenil uses arthritis

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  1. Vlad-36 Well-Known Member

    Plaquenil uses arthritis


    Malaria is common in areas such as Africa, South America, and Southern Asia. This medicine is not effective against all strains of malaria.

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    Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil is used to treat malaria, lupus, and rheumatoid arthritis. Learn about side effects, warnings, dosage, and more. The information is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, drug interactions or adverse effects, nor should it be construed to indicate that use of a particular drug is. Hydroxychloroquine HCQ, sold under the brand name Plaquenil among others, is a medication used for the prevention and treatment of certain types of malaria. Specifically it is used for chloroquine -sensitive malaria. Other uses include treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, and porphyria cutanea tarda.

    Taking hydroxychloroquine long-term or at high doses may cause irreversible damage to the retina of your eye. Hydroxychloroquine is also an antirheumatic medicine and is used to treat symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis and discoid or systemic lupus erythematosus.

    Plaquenil uses arthritis

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  3. Hydroxychloroquine brand namePlaquenil is a disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drug DMARD approved for adults with RA. It is often given in combination with methotrexate and sulfasalazine a treatment known as triple therapy, to help slow RA disease progression for patients who do not get relief from methotrexate therapy alone. 1,2

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    Plaquenil is the brand name of hydroxychloroquine, a drug used to prevent or treat malaria. Plaquenil is also used for long-term treatment of autoimmune diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis RA and systemic lupus erythmatosis. Feb 21, 2018 "Plaquenil was first used to treat malaria but was later found to also have beneficial effects in patients with inflammatory arthritis such as rheumatoid and lupus," said Dr. Steven Beldner. Hydroxychloroquine is also an antirheumatic medicine and is used to treat symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis and discoid or systemic lupus erythematosus. Important information Taking hydroxychloroquine long-term or at high doses may cause irreversible damage to the retina of your eye.

     
  4. Nastena71 Guest

    For many patients with Sjogren's, Plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine) has long been the go to drug that their doctors prescribe. Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil Plaquenil Dosage Guide - RA and Hydroxychloroquine How Effective is it for Rheumatoid.
     
  5. shmarez Moderator

    Some people, especially children, recover completely, while others experience greatly diminished symptoms for long periods of time. Juvenile Dermatomyositis Hydroxychloroquine in Dermatomyositis What Do Skin Eruptions. Lupus Medicines Hydroxychloroquine - Brigham and Women's.
     
  6. maggots Well-Known Member

    Home Chloroquine Department of Defence With prolonged use continuous use for 3 to 5 years or more chloroquine can cause eye problems in some people irreversible retinal damage. Like primaquine, chloroquine can cause red blood cell problems in people who lack the glucose-6-phosphate-dehydrogenase G6PD enzyme, causing anaemia. Chloroquine is no longer available in Australia.

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  7. quasir Well-Known Member

    Retinal Physician - Hydroxychloroquine Maculopathy An. Hydroxychloroquine is metabolized and secreted by both the liver and the kidneys. Therefore, disturbed renal or hepatic function might reduce HCQ clearance and increase the propensity for toxicity. Older age may also be associated with increased risk of macular toxicity, possibly due to the pre-existence.

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