Will plaquenil cause weight gain

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  1. Ildar Guest

    Will plaquenil cause weight gain


    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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    Aug 01, 2009 Almost any med that can cause weight loss can also cause weight gain. I also find that eating a lot of carbohydrates helps with the GI effects of the plaq and that can contribute to weight gain. Plaquenil’s long half-life in the body can cause irreversible and progressive damage, Dr. Fung said. Similarly, one study reported that 16 women who’d taken hydroxychloroquine or chloroquine, or a combination of the agents, showed no improvement seven years after stopping drug therapy, and progression occurred in six of the cases. 2 The plaquenil has caused a weight gain of about 20-25 pounds for me. Since I was diagnosed with MCTD a year ago, Plaquenil has been the only medication besides eye supplements, thyroid meds - been stable for years, and most recently Evoxac that I have been given.

    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.

    Will plaquenil cause weight gain

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  4. Plaquenil is the newest & safest in the class. The drug helps with skin rashes, hair loss, mouth ulcers, joint pain & swelling, fatigue, etc. It takes perhaps 3-4 months to build up & reach full effect. GOOD NEWS hair loss & weight gain are NOT associated with Plaquenil.

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    Doctors give unbiased, trusted information on whether Plaquenil can cause or treat Weight Gain Dr. Valdez on hydroxychloroquine and weight gain Depression can cause weight gain and loss, but alopecia not a common sign of depression. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Plaquenil. For the Consumer. Applies to hydroxychloroquine oral tablet. Along with its needed effects, hydroxychloroquine the active ingredient contained in Plaquenil may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention. RA can result in weight loss or gain, depending on a person’s symptoms, medications, and overall health. While maintaining a healthy weight can be challenging, being underweight can potentially.

     
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    The page you are trying to reach is not available on our site. The page name may have changed, you may have happened upon a broken link, or the URL may be entered incorrectly. Sjogren's syndrome - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic Skin Discoloration and Plaquenil - Arthritis Information Plaquenil and skin DailyStrength
     
  6. pastuh Well-Known Member

    This is not a list of all drugs or health problems that interact with chloroquine. Chloroquine - FDA prescribing information, side effects and uses Chloroquine Phosphate - WebMD Chloroquine Phosphate, क्लोरोक्विन फास्फेट, क्लोरोक्विन.
     
  7. Alex Kirillin Moderator

    Hydroxychloroquine-related skin discoloration CMAJ Improvement of the hyperpigmentation a few months after hydroxychloroquine is stopped has been reported, but complete clearance is rare.1 Cautious use of the Q-switched ruby laser has shown promise in the treatment of nonmelanotic hyperpigmentation in limited case reports.5 Our patient’s skin discoloration partially resolved four months after switching to chloroquine.

    Hydroxychloroquine sulfate and Skin discoloration - bluish.
     
  8. klishpa Well-Known Member

    Does chloroquine cure malaria – Clínica IBIP Do not begin, stop, or change the dosage of any medicines without your doctor’s approval. Chloroquine phosphate is in a category of drugs called antimalarials and amebicides. There are approximately 300 instances of severe malaria in the United States each year, most of them acquired from journey to malaria-endemic nations.

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