How long for plaquenil to work

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  1. GorynYch User

    How long for plaquenil to work


    Please welcome our newest member, Angel Whisperer.274 Guest(s), 11 Registered Member(s) are currently online. Plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine) belongs to a group of medicines called quinolines.

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    Most people say about 6 months. It works over time. Someone else told me that plaquenil could take up to a year to work. Others have told me that it only took a few months for them to feel the effects. Everyone is different. Typical dosage is 400 mg once per week, taken on the same day each week, starting 2 weeks before exposure to malaria. Continue using this medication during exposure and for 4 weeks after leaving.

    Malaria is common in areas such as Africa, South America, and Southern Asia. Plaquenil is used to treat or prevent malaria, a disease caused by parasites that enter the body through the bite of a mosquito.

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  7. Aug 14, 2017 According to the Mayo Clinic, it can take up to six months' constant use before an effect is seen in RA 1. Plaquenil can cause serious side effects when used in high doses for chronic diseases such as RA over the long term. Is This an Emergency? If you are experiencing serious medical symptoms, seek emergency treatment immediately.

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    Plaquenil is sold in 200mg tablets. The recommended adult dosage for a person with lupus is 200 to 400 mg daily. It can be taken in two doses or at one time. Doses above 400 mg/day are not recommended. Re Plaquenil - How long till it works. It took me about 9 or 10 months. When I developed a severe flare, my rheumy started me on prednisone and plaquenil at the same time. This way while I tapered off the pred over 8 months, the plaquenil was building up in my system. Plaquenil is a slow-acting drug, meaning that it can take up to 6 months to experience the full benefits of this medication, but it is possible for symptoms to improve in as few as 1 or 2 months. Plaquenil and other antimalarials are the key to controlling lupus long-term, and some lupus patients may be on Plaquenil for the rest of their lives.

     
  8. wran XenForo Moderator

    Hydroxychloroquine is in a class of drugs called antimalarials. Plaquenil - Side Effects, Uses, Dosage, Overdose, Pregnancy. Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil Toxicity and Recommendations for Screening Long-Term Side Effects of Plaquenil for Rheumatoid Arthritis
     
  9. Mikhail Andreev Moderator

    Plaquenil is the name of the medicine? its a brand. what. Plaquenil is the name of the medication and it does have a generic brand name called Hydroxychlor. I have been taking it for 10 years with no effects to my retinas, but I have to have a visual filed done yearly to make sure that I have no problems. The retinal problems are reversable when the medication is stopped.

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  10. exqui User

    Can I have high blood pressure from Plaquenil? What are your symptoms did you get your blood pressure taken and it's high you can look up your prescription on type in your medication and search everything about the medication comes up I did look real fast nothing stating increased blood pressure it did say blurred vision and etc that's why am asking how do you know your blood pressure is high and always check with your doctor who.

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