How to tell if plaquenil is working

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  1. baramist Well-Known Member

    How to tell if plaquenil is working


    It is a disabling and painful condition which can lead to substantial loss of mobility due to pain and joint destruction. I've been off it a few days and thankfully my plumbing is back to normal it seems and the huge acne has stopped/gone. The disease is also systemic in that it often also affects many extra-articular tissues throughout the body including the skin, blood vessels, heart, lungs, and... Since I'm a woman I managed to bypass the plumbing problems while on the prednisone (I'm on 30 mg), but you're right, the acne is BAD!! Considering the state my joints are in though, I suppose that's the least of my problems.

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    The Risk of Retinal Toxicity with Plaquenil. Posted on Fri, Aug 29, 2014 Tweet; 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. Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil is used to treat malaria, lupus, and rheumatoid arthritis. Learn about side effects, warnings, dosage, and more. How to tell if the drug is working. Two plaquenil a day and 2400 mg of ibuprofen a day that's 12 regular dose! and I went into total remission. Of course my stomach is crap now. After 25 years of remission, the RA returned. Different now that I'm older 55, more subtle. Chose plaquenil again, and working wonders, but for my permanent damage. Get your eyes checked, a must.

    My doctor was only able to find it after I requested a MRI of my hands. Of course neither has the prednisone, sulfasalazine, or methotrexate. Hi guys, I was diagnosed with RA in April 08 and I'm 29 years old. I've been on plaquenil for over 4 months and it hasn't done squat for me.

    How to tell if plaquenil is working

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  7. Nov 14, 2006 I can tell you that plaquenil is the safest of all of the DMARDs. If you're going to stay on a DMARD for a long time, plaquenil is the one to be on. Best of luck on the plaquenil.

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    Study Raises Questions about Sjogren's and Plaquenil. For many patients with Sjogren's, Plaquenil hydroxychloroquine has long been the go to drug that their doctors prescribe. It is often the first line of attack before other more aggressive therapies are added such as methotrexate or rituximab that have bigger impacts on the immune system. 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. Blood tests can help doctors see things like how your immune system is working, or if there are signs of inflammation swelling in your body. You may have blood tests, like A complete blood count CBC to measure the numbers of red blood cells, white blood cells, and platelets cells that help blood clot in your blood

     
  8. llav New Member

    People with certain types of arthritis, called inflammatory or systemic arthritis or autoimmune rheumatic disease, have a higher risk of getting flu-related complications, such as pneumonia. Ask the Expert Is the flu shot recommended if you have. NRAS - National Rheumatoid Arthritis Society User Reviews for Hydroxychloroquine to treat. -
     
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    13 mg/kg (10 mg/kg base), not to exceed 800 mg (620 mg base) followed by 6.5 mg/kg (5 mg/kg base), not to exceed 400 mg (310 mg base), at 6 hours, 24 hours and 48 hours after the initial dose. Plaquenil and Stevens Johnson Syndrome - Reviews Sjögren syndrome - Wikipedia Sjs Plaquenil
     
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    Chloroquine - FDA prescribing information, side effects. Chloroquine phosphate tablets, Chloroquine phosphate, USP, is a 4-aminoquinoline compound for oral administration. It is a white, odorless, bitter tasting, crystalline substance, freely soluble inwater. Chloroquine phosphate tablets are an antimalarial and amebicidal drug.

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  11. wallunitfixer Well-Known Member

    Commonly Prescribed Sarcoidosis Medications — Foundation for. Hydroxychloroquine is also used to treat chronic lupus and prevents pain/swelling in arthritis. It is not known exactly how/why it works. 3 Primarily, though, hydroxychloroquine is used to treat malaria. Hydroxychloroquine Is most effective in sarcoidosis patients with. Skin involvement; Joint manifestations; Hypercalcemia

    Glucocorticoid, immunosuppressant, hydroxychloroquine.