Plaquenil eye

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  1. splin XenForo Moderator

    Plaquenil eye


    It may have both an anti-spirochaete activity and an anti-inflammatory activity, similar to the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis. And caution is required if patients have certain heart conditions, diabetes, psoriasis etc.

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    The vast majority of patients on Plaquenil get absolutely no eye problems and you should not be unduly worried or concerned. If you have a good response in your arthritis to the Plaquenil then the benefits of a Plaquenil almost certainly outweigh the small risks to your eyes. Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil is a very useful drug to treat Rheumatoid Arthritis and Lupus but it can have some significant visual side effects unless properly dosed and monitored. What can Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil do to my eyes? Taking hydroxychloroquine long-term or at high doses may cause irreversible damage to the retina of your eye. Stop taking hydroxychloroquine and call your doctor at once if you have trouble focusing, if you see light streaks or flashes in your vision, or if you notice any swelling or color changes in your eyes. Call your doctor at once if you have

    The most serious adverse effects affect the eye, with dose-related retinopathy as a concern even after hydroxychloroquine use is discontinued. The most common adverse effects are a mild nausea and occasional stomach cramps with mild diarrhea.

    Plaquenil eye

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  5. Eyes affected by Plaquenil toxicity can be diagnosed based on one or more of several possible telltale presentations ranging from structural changes visible on imaging equipment to functional changes detectable via testing. These include OCT.

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    Alot of the concerns are related to the problems caused by chloroquine, the predecesor to hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil. It was much more toxic to the retina and much more likely to cause permanent visual problems. Hydroxychloroquine, on the other hand, is much less toxic to the retina and there have been fewer reported eye problems. Plaquenil is a drug used to treat Rheumatoid Arthritis and Systemic Lupus Erythematosis. It is a very good drug and gives many patients significant relief from their symptoms. Plaquenil related eye complications are not common. Plaquenil can produce pigment changes in the macula of the retina. With Plaquenil Plaquenil is manufactured in only a 200 mg tablet The typical dosage is either 200 or 400 mg per day 200 mg daily puts anyone under 68 pounds at risk1 400 mg of Plaquenil daily puts anyone under 135 pounds at a higher risk for toxicity Therefore, 200mg of Plaquenil daily is going to be a safe dosage for virtually all adults13

     
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    Suppression: 400 mg (310 mg base) orally on the same day every week Comments: -Suppressive therapy should begin 2 weeks prior to exposure; however, failing this, an initial dose of 800 mg (620 mg base) may be taken in 2 divided doses (6 hours apart). Plaquenil hydroxychloroquine sulfate dose, indications. Plaquenil Oral Uses, Side Effects, Interactions, Pictures, Warnings. Side Effects of Plaquenil Hydroxychloroquine, Warnings, Uses
     
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    Chloroquine Oral Route Side Effects - Mayo Clinic Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur Incidence not known. Anxiety attempts at killing oneself back, leg, or stomach pains black, tarry stools bleeding gums blistering, peeling, or loosening of the skin blood in the urine or stools blurred or decreased vision change in near or distance vision

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