Plaquenil indication

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    Plaquenil indication


    It can decrease the pain and swelling of arthritis. It may prevent joint damage and reduce the risk of long-term disability.

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    How to use Plaquenil. Hydroxychloroquine is usually taken with food or milk to prevent stomach upset. The dosage and length of treatment are based on your medical condition and response to therapy. In children, dosage is also based on weight. Plaquenil is the brand name for the prescription drug hydroxychloroquine. It's used to treat and prevent malaria infection, and to reduce symptoms and progression of autoimmune diseases such as lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, and others. 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.

    Today, it is used to treat rheumatoid arthritis, some symptoms of lupus, childhood arthritis (or juvenile idiopathic arthritis) and other autoimmune diseases. Hydroxychloroquine is in a class of medications that was first used to prevent and treat malaria.

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  3. Plaquenil ® hydroxychloroquine – New Warnings • On January 27, 2017, the FDA approved new updates to the. Warnings. section of the Plaquenil hydroxychloroquine drug label regarding cardiac effects, including cardiomyopathy and QT prolongation, and hypoglycemia. • Plaquenil is indicated for the treatment of uncomplicated malaria due to

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    INDICATIONS PLAQUENIL is indicated for the suppressive treatment and treatment of acute attacks of malaria due to Plasmodium vivax, P. malariae, P. ovale, and susceptible strains of P. falciparum. It is also indicated for the treatment of discoid and systemic lupus erythematosus, and Mg 310 mg base PO once every 7 days. Alternatively, 6.5 mg/kg/dose 5 mg base/kg/dose; Max 400 mg/dose or 310 mg base/dose. Dosing should begin 2 weeks before entering and continue for 4 weeks after leaving the endemic area. The CDC suggests hydroxychloroquine as an alternative to chloroquine. Plaquenil is indicated for the treatment of uncomplicated malaria due to P. falciparum, P. malariae, P. ovale, and P. vivax. Plaquenil is indicated for the prophylaxis of malaria in geographic areas where chloroquine resistance is not reported. Limitations of Use in Malaria • Plaquenil is not recommended for the treatment of complicated malaria.

     
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    Hydroxychloroquine is used to treat or prevent malaria, a disease caused by parasites that enter the body through the bite of a mosquito. PLAQUENIL To Take or Not To Take?" Lupus Community. Side effects plaquenil/methotrexate. rheumatoid Hydroxychloroquine - Side Effects, Dosage, Interactions.
     
  5. Plaquenil is the brand name for the prescription drug hydroxychloroquine. So, Corona Virus Sjogrens Ask the Expert Plaquenil and Sjögren’s - info. Immune & Autoimmune - Lupus Plaquenil not working anymore
     
  6. matr XenForo Moderator

    Hydroxychloroquine - Wikipedia Hydroxychloroquine treats malaria, systemic lupus erythematosus, rheumatic disorders like rheumatoid arthritis, porphyria cutanea tarda, and Q fever. In 2014, its efficacy to treat Sjögren syndrome was questioned in a double-blind study involving 120 patients over a 48-week period.

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