Plaquenil and teeth

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  1. Anton1980 User

    Plaquenil and teeth


    Diseases associated with lupus can cause these oral symptoms, and the side-effects of lupus medications can appear in the oral cavity as well. Although the disease does not directly target teeth, lupus and teeth problems frequently occur together.

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    A person with lupus, depending on the type of disease, generalized or the localized form, and the type of medication they are taking, may face a variety of different dental problems. The tooth was cut off below the gum line& treated to stop the tooth ache, & took several months for the wound to heal. I agreed to the Reclast, because I have GI problems & couldn’t take the oral meds. They said my risk was 30-35 % chance for a spontaneous fracture. My arthritis doctor prescribed Fosamax and Plaquenil – neglecting to. Plaquenil, hydroxychloroquine HCQ, is an anti-malarial medication that has been proven to be useful in the treatment of patients with rheumatoid arthritis RA, systemic lupus erythematosus SLE and other inflammatory and autoimmune diseases.

    African American and Asian women are most at risk of developing the condition. Lupus According to the University of Maryland Medical Center, lupus is known medically as systemic lupus erythematosus, an autoimmune disease that results in chronic inflammation.

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  3. Plaquenil hydroxychloroquine belongs to a group of medicines called quinolines. Plaquenil is 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.

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    Plaquenil is also used in some circumstances to control arthritis and may result in a lichenoid reaction or rash on the inside of the mouth. Immunosuppressive medications such as cyclophosphamide or methotrexate may result in opportunistic bacterial infection which could compromise periodontaly involved teeth or dental implants. Plaquenil hydroxychloroquine is considered an older DMARD disease modifying anti-rheumatic drug. Plaquenil was actually first classified as an antimalarial drug, but it is also used to treat certain rheumatic and autoimmune conditions which are unrelated to malaria. Generally, Plaquenil is a treatment option as monotherapy used alone for mild rheumatoid arthritis or as combination. Find patient medical information for Plaquenil Oral on WebMD including its uses, side effects and safety, interactions, pictures, warnings and user ratings.

     
  4. Walik Well-Known Member

    Was told by the doctor that the med, should help me control the systemic arthrirts(Sjogren syndrome /lupus) after 4-6 months of using the med. I am on plaquenil but also experience some of the same things you do. Fear of Plaquenil - Autoimmune Disorders - MedHelp Lupus Do you still have joint and muscle pain on plaquenil? Discontinued Plaquenil.other options?
     
  5. Daim XenForo Moderator

    Plaquenil is the brand name for the prescription drug hydroxychloroquine. Started taking Plaquenil for Lupus and now I can't sleep. Any ideas. Insomnia and Plaquenil? Hydroxychloroquine Sulfate Insomnia Reports - DrugInformer
     
  6. HATA Moderator

    Plaquenil Side Effects Common, Severe, Long Term - 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 they may need medical attention.

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