Cutting back on plaquenil

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  1. YuriAleshkin New Member

    Cutting back on plaquenil


    It's used to treat and prevent malaria infection, and to reduce symptoms and progression of autoimmune diseases such as lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, and others. Malaria is spread by mosquitoes, which transmit the parasites that cause the infection, usually in tropical and subtropical parts of the world.

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    Apr 10, 2019 Plaquenil 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 Plaquenil with a meal or a glass of milk. To prevent malaria Start taking Plaquenil 2 weeks before entering an area where malaria is common. Continue taking the medicine regularly during your stay. Has anyone here ever been advised to cut back on Plaquenil dose because of low white blood count and low Neutrophil count? I saw a new Rheumy last week. He ran CBC. When these counts came back low which the white count always does he wanted me to cut my AM dose in half. If not and he hasn't given you a good reason to cut back, I'd go back to 400. Plaq is pretty safe with the exception of the potential eye problems which are rare and shouldn't be a problem if you get your eye exam every 6 mos.

    For example, it may be combined with an antibiotic to treat chronic Q-fever, which humans usually catch from farm animals or raw milk. Plaquenil is used to treat other types of infections too.

    Cutting back on plaquenil

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  3. My doctor put me on Plaquenil. 400 milligrams a day. Will not give me a Lupus dx. Any other reason a person will use Plaquenil? I have sun induced rashes and painful hip joints and burning in the very low back area. all lupus type blood testing has came back negative as well two skin biopsies.

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    May 19, 2004 When researchers cut 10 mg tablets in an effort to produce two 5 mg pills, they ended up with dosages ranging anywhere from 2.5 mg to 7.5 mg. Cutting Back If you are currently drinking more than the recommended guidelines, any change that you make, even small changes, can help you reduce the harm that alcohol can cause. The less you drink, the lower your risk of developing problems. Learn about the wide-ranging effects of hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil® in the treatment of lupus dosing, benefits, side effects and rare complications of this commonly prescribed medication. Drug spotlight on hydroxychloroquine Lupus Foundation of America

     
  4. DolWeb New Member

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  5. kreativa User

    How long did Plaquenil/Hydroxychloroquine take? DailyStrength I'm on plaquenil alone, I'm trying to hold the line and put off methotrexate as long as possible. The Plaquenil is supposed to kick in in 3 to 6 months. I think it was 8 months for me.

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  6. Flexy Well-Known Member

    Hallucinations during treatment with hydrochloroquine. Chloroquine and hydrochloroquine may be at the origin of severe psychosis-like psychiatric side effects. Such manifestations are exceptional, little known and principally described during treatment.

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