Does plaquenil cause heat intolerance

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    Does plaquenil cause heat intolerance


    Increased sensitivity to sunlight is a side effect of many widely used prescription and over-the-counter drugs. Rapid and severe sunburns, hives, rashes and increased risk of skin cancer can result.

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    Heat Intolerance Symptoms & Top 4 Causes of Heat Intolerance. Heat intolerance is often associated with excessive sweating, blurred vision, irritability and frustration, or even nausea and cramps. Heat sensitivity is commonly caused by dehydration, a heat stroke, medication side effects, an overactive thyroid, menopause, or multiple sclerosis. I had been taking plaquenil since April for my lupus and sjogrens. It was working really well and just recently my rheumy told that I was in remission. I felt great. Then I had an allergic reaction to the plaquenil - a rash all over my body, neck, arms and legs. I stopped taking it 1 week ago. Around the time I started taking Plaquenil, I started noticing that hot drinks and even some hot food burned all the way to my stomach when I swallowed. The sensitivity to heat is especially bad once the hot drink/food gets to my stomach, but it only lasts a second fortunately.

    Assorted antibiotics, sulfa drugs, cold and allergy medicines and pain killers are among the medications that can make people more vulnerable to sun and heat. Increased sensitivity to heat, which can lead to dehydration, is also a side effect of many common medications.

    Does plaquenil cause heat intolerance

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    Heat intolerance is often associated with excessive sweating, blurred vision, irritability and frustration, or even nausea and cramps. Heat sensitivity is commonly caused by dehydration, a heat stroke, medication side effects, an overactive thyroid, menopause, or multiple sclerosis. Read below for more information on what can cause heat intolerance and treatment options. My Rheumy says that the meds might be causing the rash I get in the sunlight, but not the heat intolerance. At this point, if it hits 75 Fahrenheit I start feeling sick, sluggish, and I can't think right. It doesn't exacerbate and joint pain, but I just can't function. Doc is testing for drug induced lupus. 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.

     
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    When you have Sjogren's syndrome, your eyes, mouth, and other parts of your body get dried out. It's natural to worry when you learn you've got a lifelong disease that will need regular care. Sjogren's Syndrome Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, Treatment Ask the Expert Plaquenil and Sjögren’s - info. Plaquenil - General - Sjogren's Syndrome Support
     
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    Plaquenil, Plaquenil Sulfate, Quineprox hydroxychloroquine Uses, Side. Hydroxychloroquine is sometimes given only once per week. Choose the same day each week to take this medicine if you are on a weekly dosing schedule. Take hydroxychloroquine with a meal or a glass of milk. To prevent malaria Start taking the medicine 2 weeks before entering an area where malaria is common. Continue taking the medicine.

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    Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil Side Effects & Dosage for. 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. Side effects, drug interactions, pregnancy safety information, and dosage information should be reviewed prior to taking this medication.

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