Plaquenil kidney

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  1. Atari [DJEM] New Member

    Plaquenil kidney


    -Suppressive therapy should continue for 8 weeks after leaving the endemic area. -Each dose should be taken with a meal or a glass of milk.

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    PLAQUENIL is indicated for the treatment of chronic discoid lupus erythematosus and systemic lupus erythematosus in adults. Rheumatoid Arthritis. PLAQUENIL is indicated for the treatment of acute and chronic rheumatoid arthritis in adults. CONTRAINDICATIONS. Use of PLAQUENIL is contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to 4­ PLAQUENIL hydroxychloroquine sulfate tablets is indicated for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, and discoid and systemic lupus erythematosus, in patients who have not responded satisfactorily to drugs with less potential for serious side effects. Find patient medical information for Plaquenil Oral on WebMD including its uses, side effects and safety, interactions, pictures, warnings and user ratings. diabetes, kidney disease, liver.

    -Concomitant therapy with an 8-aminoquinoline drug is necessary for the radical cure of vivax and malariae malaria. Use: Malaria prophylaxis Acute attack: 800 mg (620 mg base) orally followed in 6 to 8 hours by 400 mg (310 mg base), then 400 mg (310 mg base) once a day for 2 consecutive days; alternatively, a single dose of 800 mg (620 mg base) has also been effective Alternate dosing based on body weight: A total dose representing 25 mg/kg is administered in 3 days, as follows: First dose: 10 mg base/kg (not to exceed 620 mg base) orally Second dose: 5 mg base/kg (not to exceed 310 mg base) orally 6 hours after first dose Third dose: 5 mg base/kg orally 18 hours after second dose Fourth dose: 5 mg base/kg orally 24 hours after third dose Comments: -Each dose should be taken with a meal or a glass of milk.

    Plaquenil kidney

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  5. Some of her info I would have to question. I have systemic lupus and I see the top rheumatologist in the country and he prescribes hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil for his lupus patients. This is pretty much a miracle drug for lupus patients. It helps with all the joint pains, fevers, keeps cholesterol down, and prevents kidney damage.

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    Because renal clearance of hydroxychloroquine does not correlate with creatinine clearance, dosage adjustments are not required in patients with renal impairment. However, a dosage reduction may be necessary in patients with renal disease or in patients with concomitant medications known to affect the kidney. Renal clearance in rheumatoid arthritis patients taking PLAQUENIL for at least six months seemed to be similar to that of the single dose studies in volunteers, suggesting that no change occurs with chronic dosing. Range for renal clearance of unchanged drug was approximately 16 to 30% and did not correlate with creatinine clearance; therefore. Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase G6PD deficiency is associated with hemolysis and renal impairment; use with caution Dermatologic reactions to hydroxychloroquine may occur Patients are prone to dermatitis outbreaks Signs or symptoms of cardiac compromise have appeared during acute and chronic treatment;

     
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    Plaquenil is the brand name for the prescription drug hydroxychloroquine. Common and Rare Side Effects for Plaquenil Oral Side Effects of Plaquenil Hydroxychloroquine, Warnings, Uses Plaquenil side effects - kidney problems? - Symptoms - Life With Lupus
     
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  8. Zell Moderator

    The Risk of Retinal Toxicity with Plaquenil - Sjogren's Several risk factors may increase the likelihood of retinal toxicity from Plaquenil such as, age of greater than 60 years, daily dose more than 6.5 mg/kg; use of the drug more than 5 years, obesity, preexisting retinal disease and, renal or liver failure.

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  9. sashazq Well-Known Member

    Drug spotlight on hydroxychloroquine Lupus Foundation of America Other rare side effects include changes in skin pigmentation and cardiomyopathy diseases of the heart muscle. The future. Hydroxychloroquine was previously prescribed only for people whose lupus disease activity was mild in its course; if the lupus became active, steroids or immunosuppressants would be prescribed instead.

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