Combination of plaquenil and methotrexate

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  1. Diplomat Well-Known Member

    Combination of plaquenil and methotrexate


    Yesterday my rheumatologist started me on hydroxychloroquine as well. Is anyone else on this combination and have you had any problems with it as I know hydroxychloroquine can cause eye sight problems.

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    Combined use of methotrexate with gold, penicillamine, hydroxychloroquine, sulfasalazine, or cytotoxic agents, has not been studied and may increase the incidence of adverse effects. Rest and physiotherapy as indicated should be continued. Methotrexate is available under the following different brand names Trexall, Otrexup, and Rasuvo. Apr 13, 2005 Combination treatment with leflunomide and methotrexate was generally well tolerated and resulted in statistically significant improvement in RA, in comparison to placebo and methotrexate. Therefore, combination therapy of leflunomide with methotrexate suggests a possible alternative for those patients with persistent active RA who fail. Hydroxychloroquine is sometimes combined with methotrexate for additive benefits for signs and symptoms or as part of a regimen of “triple therapy” with methotrexate and sulfasalazine. Mechanism The mechanism of action of antimalarials in the treatment of patients with rheumatoid arthritis is unknown but is thought to involve changes in.

    Recently my eyes have felt sore and, after posting a question on this site, I am seeing my GP on Monday. Thanks Hi Catjones I have been taking this combination, started on both of them in January this year.

    Combination of plaquenil and methotrexate

    Methotrexate monotherapy and methotrexate combination therapy., The Combination of Leflunomide Arava and Methotrexate is.

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    If patients did not go into remission after four months, they were randomized either to a combination of multiple DMARDS and low-dose prednisone arm 1 or to adalimumab ADA and methotrexate arm 2. Arm 1 involved 25 mg/wk MTX, 400 mg/day hydroxychloroquine, 2000mg/day sulphasalazine, and 7.5 mg/day of prednisone. Nov 16, 2004 For people with rheumatoid arthritis, methotrexate is the treatment of choice in reducing pain and inflammation. But there's evidence the drug can activate a virus that can increase the risk of. Indian Journal of Rheumatology 2008 September Original Article Volume 3, Number 3; pp. 93–97 Methotrexate and hydroxychloroquine combination therapy in chronic chikungunya arthritis a 16 week study S Pandya ABSTRACT Objective To study the clinical profile of patients of chronic chikungunya arthritis presenting to a rheumatology OPD in the Western part of India and to judge the treatment.

     
  7. N1k0laj Guest

    Applies to hydroxychloroquine: oral tablet Along with its needed effects, hydroxychloroquine (the active ingredient contained in Plaquenil) may cause some unwanted effects. Plaquenil and the sun - Sarcoidosis - Inspire Bad sunburn and swelling from Plaquenil - Sjogren's World Coming Off Plaquenil questions - Sclero Forums MAIN.
     
  8. yulia123 Moderator

    I was told from the start by my rheumatologist I would have to have eye exams including visual field exams every six months due to the plaquenil therapy. But my next six month appointment is coming up, and they told me I didn't need the visual field test this time so the appointment would be shorter. After two normal visual field exams, does that mean further visual field testing need be done at less frequent intervals, despite continuing plaquenil therapy? Treating Lupus with Anti-Malarial Drugs Johns Hopkins Lupus. Coding Long-term Medications Side Effects of Plaquenil Hydroxychloroquine, Warnings, Uses
     
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  10. mvo New Member

    Hydroxychloroquine Oral Route Side Effects - Mayo Clinic Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur Incidence not known. Blistering, peeling, loosening of the skin blurred vision or other vision changes chest discomfort, pain, or tightness cough or hoarseness dark urine decreased urination defective color vision diarrhea difficulty breathing

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