Hydroxychloroquine dose in rheumatoid arthritis

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    Hydroxychloroquine dose in rheumatoid arthritis


    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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    Hydroxychloroquine is a derivative of chloroquine that has both antimalarial and antiinflammatory activities and is now most often used as an antirheumatologic agent in systemic lupus erythematosis and rheumatoid arthritis. Hydroxychloroquine therapy has not been associated with liver function abnormalities and is an extremely rare cause of clinically apparent acute liver injury. The usual starting dose of Plaquenil is 200 mg twice a day or 400 mg once a day, administered orally, in people weighing 80 kg or more.   The usual dosage works for most people who take Plaquenil, but it is possible to increase or decrease the dose based on individual needs. It's important to watch for possible side effects and toxicity. Hydroxychloroquine is used to treat discoid lupus erythematosus DLE or systemic lupus erythematosus SLE or lupus. It is also used to treat acute and chronic rheumatoid arthritis. This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription. This product is available in the following dosage forms

    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.

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  4. Mar 27, 2012 Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil is primarily used in combination with other drugs, including methotrexate and/or sulfasalazine for moderate to severe Rheumatoid Arthritis. It is only prescribed alone in patients with very mild symptoms, who are RF negative and have non-erosive disease.

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    The recommended hydroxychloroquine dosage for rheumatoid arthritis is 400 mg to 600 mg a day by mouth as a single dose or divided into two separate doses. However, once a good response is being maintained with hydroxychloroquine, doses may be reduced to 200 mg to 400 mg per day for maintenance. Plaquenil is the brand name for the prescription drug hydroxychloroquine. 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. Feb 19, 2020 Rheumatoid Arthritis. The action of hydroxychloroquine is cumulative and may require weeks to months to achieve the maximum therapeutic effect see CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY. Initial adult dosage 400 mg to 600 mg 310 to 465 mg base daily, administered as a single daily dose or in two divided doses.

     
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