Adverse effects of hydroxychloroquine

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    Adverse effects of hydroxychloroquine


    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 is in a class of drugs called antimalarials. It is used to prevent and treat acute attacks of malaria. It is also used to treat discoid or systemic lupus erythematosus and rheumatoid arthritis in patients whose symptoms have not improved with other treatments. Hydroxychloroquine is a well-tolerated medication for various rheumatologic and dermatologic conditions. Its main side effects are gastrointestinal upset, skin rash, headache, and ocular toxicity1. Within the eye, hydroxychloroquine can adversely impact the cornea, ciliary body, and retina1 You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088. What is the most important information I should know about hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil, Plaquenil Sulfate, Quineprox? Taking hydroxychloroquine long-term or at high doses may cause irreversible damage to the retina of your eye.

    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.

    Adverse effects of hydroxychloroquine

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  3. What is Plaquenil? Plaquenil is a drug used in the acute treatment of malaria. It is also used in the long –term treatment of rheumatoid arthritis and lupus erythematosus. Its generic name is hydroxychloroquine sulfate. Chloroquine has been replaced with hydroxychloroquine as it has less side effects. Eye Exam Before Starting Treatment

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    Nov 09, 2018 Common side effects may include headache, dizziness, ringing in your ears; nausea, vomiting, stomach pain; loss of appetite, weight loss; mood changes, feeling nervous or irritable; skin rash or itching; or. hair loss. Find patient medical information for Plaquenil Oral on WebMD including its uses, side effects and safety, interactions, pictures, warnings and user ratings. Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur while taking hydroxychloroquine Incidence not known Blistering, peeling, loosening of the skin

     
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    Hydroxychloroquine Uses, Dosage & Side Effects - Hydroxychloroquine is a quinoline medicine used to treat or prevent malaria, a disease caused by parasites that enter the body through the bite of a mosquito. 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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