Plaquenil and eye photosensitivity

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  1. likbez Guest

    Plaquenil and eye photosensitivity


    It can decrease the pain and swelling of arthritis. It may prevent joint damage and reduce the risk of long-term disability.

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    Plaquenil and Photosensitivity reaction - from FDA reports Summary Photosensitivity reaction is found among people who take Plaquenil, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Humira, and have Pain. From what I understand it is very rare for someone to have an allergic reaction to the Plaquenil and when they do that isn't how it shows up. Hopefull it's not the Plaquenil because this drug is really a very good drug for Lupus. I went through some paperwork I had about Plaquenil and am pasting it here for you to read. Plaquenil is considered to be pretty safe, but it can rarely damage the eyes. Patients that take Plaquenil should have their eyes checked by an eye doctor at least once a year to make sure the medication isn’t affecting the retina at the back of each eye.

    Today, it is used to treat rheumatoid arthritis, some symptoms of lupus, childhood arthritis (or juvenile idiopathic arthritis) and other autoimmune diseases. Hydroxychloroquine is in a class of medications that was first used to prevent and treat malaria.

    Plaquenil and eye photosensitivity

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  5. Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil® is a 4-amino-quinoline antimalarial medication that is widely used to treat systemic lupus erythematosus SLE, rheumatoid arthritis, and related inflammatory and dermatological conditions. It is a hydroxylated version of chloroquine, with a similar mechanism of action. However, following an identical dose of hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine, tissue levels of chloroquine are 2.5 times those of hydroxychloroquine.

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    Feb 19, 2020 What Is Plaquenil? Plaquenil hydroxychloroquine is an antimalarial medication used to treat or prevent malaria, a disease caused by parasites, which enter the body through the bite of a mosquito. Plaquenil is also used to treat symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis and discoid or systemic lupus erythematosus. Plaquenil is available in generic form. Rheumatoid Arthritis Medication Beware of Sunburn if You Take These Drugs. A side effect of some RA medicine is sun sensitivity. Be extra careful to avoid skin burns, blistering, and the. Jan 05, 2020 Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil and chloroquine cause ocular toxicity to various parts of the eye such as the cornea, ciliary body, and retina. Chloroquine can also induce cataract formation; however, no reports of hydroxychloroquine and cataract have been reported. This article focuses upon hydroxychloroquine retinopathy. Disease

     
  6. mkredaktor User

    Applies to hydroxychloroquine: oral tablet Along with its needed effects, hydroxychloroquine (the active ingredient contained in Plaquenil) may cause some unwanted effects. Plaquenil Oral Uses, Side Effects, Interactions, Pictures. Plaquenil User Reviews for Rheumatoid Arthritis at Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil Side Effects & Dosage for Malaria
     
  7. losteg Guest

    Plaquenil is the brand name for the prescription drug hydroxychloroquine. HYDROXYCHLOROQUINE - ORAL Plaquenil side effects, medical. Plaquenil Side Effects Common, Severe, Long Term - Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil Side Effects & Dosage for Malaria
     
  8. LAV XenForo Moderator

    Plaquenil and Sun Exposure - Sjogren's World I was told that Plaquenil can increase your skin's reaction to the sun. All I was told is to make sure I wear sunscreen all the time when I go out because I could burn more easily. So it's good you're using the sunscreen and that you haven't burned.

    Rheumatoid Arthritis Medication Beware of Sunburn if You Take These.
     
  9. deiww Well-Known Member

    Hydroxychloroquine toxicity - EyeWiki Hydroxychloroquine is a well-tolerated medication for various rheumatologic and dermatologic conditions. Its main side effects are gastrointestinal upset, skin rash, headache, and ocular toxicity1. Within the eye, hydroxychloroquine can adversely impact the cornea, ciliary body, and retina1

    Eye screening for patients taking hydroxychloroquine.