Plaquenil dose for sle

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  1. outtime Well-Known Member

    Plaquenil dose for sle


    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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    Jun 30, 2015 The recommended initial dosage of hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil for the treatment of lupus erythematosus is 400 mg once or twice daily. The recommended maintenance dose range of hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil for the treatment of lupus erythematosus is 200 to 400 mg daily. The researchers suggest that Plaquenil, “ should be considered as a therapeutic option in all patients with SLE and should be administered using established guidelines so that the proper dose is prescribed not exceeding 6.5 mg/kg of ideal body weight and adequate ophthalmological monitoring is performed.” However, dose is usually not more than 800 mg for the first dose and not more than 400 mg for the next doses. For treatment of arthritis Adults—At first, 400 to 600 milligrams mg taken as a single dose or in two divided doses once a day. Then, 200 to 400 mg taken as a single dose or in two divided doses once a day.

    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.

    Plaquenil dose for sle

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  5. Hydroxychloroquine HCQ, sold under the brand name Plaquenil among others, is a medication used for the prevention and treatment of certain types of malaria. Specifically it is used for chloroquine-sensitive malaria. Other uses include treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, and porphyria cutanea tarda. It is taken by mouth.

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    MISSED DOSE If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you remember. If it is near the time of the next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing schedule. Do not double the dose to catch up. STORAGE Store at room temperature up to 86 degrees F 30 degrees C away from moisture and light. Do not store in the bathroom. Plaquenil is also an antirheumatic medicine and is used to treat symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis and discoid or systemic lupus erythematosus. Important information. Taking Plaquenil long-term or at high doses may cause irreversible damage to the retina of your eye. Used for rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus, and malaria Associated with ocular toxicity and cardiomyopathy. COMMON BRAND NAMES. Plaquenil, Quineprox. of methotrexate was increased 52% and the mean Cmax was reduced 17% when a single dose of methotrexate was given with a dose of hydroxychloroquine 200 mg oral. Close.

     
  6. Vladok Moderator

    There is no cure for sarcoidosis, but the disease may get better on its own over time. Plaquenil hydroxychloroquine sulfate dose, indications. What can Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil do to my eyes? UpToDate
     
  7. kolyuchi Well-Known Member

    Hydroxychloroquine is a quinoline medicine used to treat or prevent malaria, a disease caused by parasites that enter the body through the bite of a mosquito. Common and Rare Side Effects for Plaquenil Oral Will you have Insomnia with Plaquenil - eHealthMe Plaquenil Oral Uses, Side Effects, Interactions.
     
  8. Andrej XenForo Moderator

    The Nine Lives of Hydroxychloroquine RheumNow. The hydroxychloroquine story begins in 1638 when the wife of the Viceroy of Peru, Countess Cinchona, acquired malaria while living in the New World.

    Hydroxychloroquine User Reviews for Systemic Lupus.