Hydroxychloroquine and kidney

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    Hydroxychloroquine and kidney


    Hydroxychloroquine is available as the brand-name drug Plaquenil. Generic drugs usually cost less than the brand-name version. Hydroxychloroquine may be used as part of a combination therapy.

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    Side Effects. Drug information provided by IBM Micromedex Along with its needed effects, a medicine may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention. Hydroxychloroquine, chloroquine, and amiodarone are associated with such findings, and discontinuing the medication may permit resolution of kidney injury. Uncommonly recognized as a nephrotoxin, hydroxychloroquine should be considered in the differential diagnosis of proteinuria. Nov 09, 2018 Hydroxychloroquine 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. This medicine is not effective against all strains of malaria. Hydroxychloroquine is also used.

    Hydroxychloroquine is used to treat lupus erythematosus and rheumatoid arthritis. It isn’t fully understood how this drug works to treat lupus erythematosus or rheumatoid arthritis. That means you may need to take it with other drugs. It treats malaria by killing the parasites that cause the disease.

    Hydroxychloroquine and kidney

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  3. Detailed Hydroxychloroquine dosage information for adults and children. Includes dosages for Rheumatoid Arthritis, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, Malaria Prophylaxis and more; plus renal, liver and dialysis adjustments.

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    PREGNANCY AND LACTATION. Hydroxychloroquine is considered safe in all trimesters of pregnancy. Due to the high risk of flare in systemic lupus erythematosus when discontinuing this medication, continued Plaquenil use is advised in these patients during pregnancy. Small amounts of hydroxychloroquine can be found in breastmilk. Hydroxychloroquine-takers were more likely to have higher frequencies of arthritis, malar rash and photosensitivity and less severe disease overall. On the other hand, hydroxychloroquine non-takers were more likely to be smokers and had more severe disease with higher frequencies of serositis. 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 is in a class of drugs called antimalarials. Let me tell you what weaning down from Plaquenil is like. Stopping Plaquenil - General Discussion - Life With Lupus Treating Lupus with Anti-Malarial Drugs Johns Hopkins.
     
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    Plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine) belongs to a group of medicines called quinolines. Is extreme fatigue a side effect of Plaquenil? Plaquenil and headaches DailyStrength Side Effects of Plaquenil Hydroxychloroquine, Warnings, Uses
     
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    Side Effects of Plaquenil Hydroxychloroquine, Warnings, Uses Feb 19, 2020 Common side effects may include headache, dizziness, ringing in your ears; nausea, vomiting, stomach pain; loss of appetite, weight loss; mood changes, feeling nervous or irritable; skin rash or itching; or. hair loss.

    Plaquenil Hydroxychloroquine - Side Effects, Dosage.
     
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    Compare Plaquenil vs Prednisone - Comprehensive Analysis by Treato Compare Plaquenil vs. Prednisone, which is better for uses like Lupus, RA and Sjogren's Syndrome. Compare head-to-head ratings, side effects, warnings, dosages, interactions and patient reviews. Patients rated Plaquenil 3.7/5 over Prednisone 3.2/5 in overall satisfaction.

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