Hydroxychloroquine eye floater

Discussion in 'Chloroquine' started by hypno, 02-Mar-2020.

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    Hydroxychloroquine eye floater


    Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention. Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur while taking hydroxychloroquine: Incidence not known Some side effects of hydroxychloroquine may occur that usually do not need medical attention.

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    The doctor will place drops in each eye to widen the pupil the opening in the center of the iris, the colored part of the eye, which allows more light to enter the eye. Then each eye is examined with a magnifying lens that provides a clear view of the back of the eye, including the retina, macula and optic nerve. However, Metrolina Eye Associates, located near Charlotte, NC, offers a safer and less invasive option laser eye floater removal. What Are Eye Floaters? Floaters become more common with age because the vitreous — the substance that fills about 80 percent of the eye — changes in consistency. She claimed my husband's eye condition was due to his age, and not Hydroxychloroquine, of which retinal damage is a well-known side effect. My husband has continued to get more flashes and floaters. His right eye is pretty useless now. His Rheumatologist has refused to see him. He no longer trusts any of the medical people.

    Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine.

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    I also have had a chronic hepatitis C infection for about 35 years with chronic dry eye and mouth. My questions Based on this limited information, do you think my eye problem is more likely a scotoma or a floater? Would you recommend cessation of hydroxychloroquine therapy at this time? What causes Floaters Vitrectomy. The back of the eye is filled with Vitreous, a gel-like substance made of protein and water. Vitreous is important due to the fact it maintains the shape of the eye and acts as the shock absorber, providing protection to the retina. Overtime and as we age vitreous slowly shrinks. Eye floaters Hi I have been on PLaquenil for about 3 months and have been having floaters esp when out in the sun, the Dr says my eyes are ok. I was just wondering if anyone else had this and if it went away aith time.

     
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