Long term plaquenil use

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  1. searcheng User

    Long term plaquenil use


    Please review the following URL and make sure that it is spelled correctly. Applies to hydroxychloroquine: oral tablet Along with its needed effects, hydroxychloroquine (the active ingredient contained in Plaquenil) may cause some unwanted effects.

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    Caution is advised when using this drug in children because they may be more sensitive to the side effects of the drug. This medication is not recommended for long-term use in children. If a child accidentally takes this medication, even a small amount can be very harmful possibly fatal. Plaquenil is the brand name of hydroxychloroquine, a drug used to prevent or treat malaria 2. Plaquenil is also used for long-term treatment of autoimmune diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis RA and systemic lupus erythmatosis. According to the Mayo Clinic, it can take up to six months' constant use before an effect is seen in RA 1. How to use Plaquenil. eye problems or muscle/nerve damage, especially if you take it for a long time. This medication is not recommended for long-term use in children. If a child.

    Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur while taking hydroxychloroquine: Incidence not known Some side effects of hydroxychloroquine may occur that usually do not need medical attention. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

    Long term plaquenil use

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  5. Damage to the retina, the light sensitive portion of the inner eye, can occur with long-term use of Plaquenil or chloroquine Aralen. With Plaquenil, however, the most commonly prescribed anti-malarial, this sort of damage occurs only in 1 out of 5,000 people who take the drug for five years or more.

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    Safety of Long term use of Hydroxychloroquine Therapy Further Verified for People with Lupus Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil® was approved by the Food and Drug Administration for symptoms of lupus. The greatest concern people with lupus have when taking hydroxychloroquine is related to vision and an increase in risk for retinal damage. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Plaquenil. For the Consumer. Applies to hydroxychloroquine oral tablet. Along with its needed effects, hydroxychloroquine the active ingredient contained in Plaquenil may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur. Plaquenil is also used for long-term treatment of autoimmune diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis RA and systemic lupus erythmatosis. According to the Mayo Clinic, it can take up to six months' constant use before an effect is seen in RA 1.

     
  6. Too Well-Known Member

    I have some sort of auto immune issue with lots of joint pain and fatigue. Quinacrine/atabrine alternative to plaquenil Antimalarials Treating Lupus with Anti-Malarial Drugs Johns Hopkins.
     
  7. aleks89 New Member

    Hi Everyone, I went to my Rheumatologist last week. I take these for the arthritis associated with my lupus. If you have any particular questions, I would be happy to answer them. The chance of damage to the eyes with plaquenil is extremely slim. I have been taking hydroxychloroquine which is the generic of plaquenil for the past three years. Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment Options Johns Hopkins. Plaquenil vs. Methotrexate side effect and effectiveness. Methotrexate vs. Plaquenil - Autoimmune diseases - Inspire
     
  8. Rash XenForo Moderator

    Chloroquine-Induced Neuronal Cell Death Is p53 and Bcl-2. Chloroquine activates an apoptotic death pathway in telencephalic neurons. Chloroquine treatment causes a significant increase in the percentage of cells with fragmented DNA TUNEL-positive cells. AraC, an apoptosis-inducing agent, was used as a positive control for the TUNEL labeling reaction. *p p 0.05; n = 4 for each treatment

    Chloroquine poisoning. Rapidly fatal without treatment.