Why is plaquenil prescribed fro sjogrems

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    Why is plaquenil prescribed fro sjogrems


    Please review the following URL and make sure that it is spelled correctly. Plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine) belongs to a group of medicines called quinolines.

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    I took myself off of my plaquenil because I was feeling extra dizzy and I contributed it to the medication. Well, I was feeling SO bad with the Sjogrens and Lupus that I re-started it. SO far, SO good. Can I please ask, not so much with Lupus if you have that too, but what benefits they say the Plaquenil gives to Sjogrens? Thanks so much, as. Plaquenil hydroxychloroquine is an antimalarial medication used to treat or prevent malaria, a disease caused by parasites, which enter the body through the bite of a mosquito. Plaquenil is also used to treat symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis and discoid or systemic lupus erythematosus. What is Plaquenil and what are its benefits for Sjögren’s patients? Plaquenil hydroxychloroquine is a medication that has been used for many years to help musculoskeletal symptoms and fatigue in patients with autoimmune conditions such as rheumatoid arthritis, lupus and Sjögren’s.

    Malaria is common in areas such as Africa, South America, and Southern Asia. Plaquenil is used to treat or prevent malaria, a disease caused by parasites that enter the body through the bite of a mosquito.

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  4. 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.

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    Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil is a drug that is classified as an anti-malarial drug. Plaquenil is prescribed for the treatment or prevention of malaria. It is also prescribed for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, and the side effects of lupus such as hair loss, joint pain, and more. Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil is considered a disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drug DMARD. It can decrease the pain and swelling of arthritis. It may prevent joint damage and reduce the risk of long-term disability. Hydroxychloroquine is in a class of medications that was first used to prevent and treat malaria. I was prescribed Plaquenil to control my symptoms as well. It was required that I have a thorough eye exam prior to taking the drug and repeated every 6 months due to the side effects it can cause to the eye.

     
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    Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil Side Effects & Dosage for Malaria Side effects include irritability, headache, weakness, hair lightening or loss, stomach upset, nausea, dizziness, muscle pain, rash and itching. Rarely, hydroxychloroquine can affect the bone marrow leading to reduced white blood cells leukopenia or platelets thrombocytopenia and abnormal red blood cells anemia.

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