Plaquenil patient education

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  1. spaun77 Well-Known Member

    Plaquenil patient education


    In Sjögren’s, Plaquenil is used to treat many symptoms of Sjögren’s including fatigue, joint symptoms of arthritis and arthralgias (joint pain), dry mouth and dry eyes. Similar to its use in systemic lupus erythematosus, many clinicians feel that it is useful in reducing general Sjögren’s “disease activity.” One of the reasons that physicians feel comfortable in prescribing Plaquenil is its low risk to benefit ratio.

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    Description and Brand Names. Drug information provided by IBM Micromedex US Brand Name. Plaquenil; Descriptions. Hydroxychloroquine is used to treat malaria. It is also used to prevent malaria infection in areas or regions where it is known that other medicines eg, chloroquine may not work. Patient level information — UpToDate offers two types of patient education materials. The Basics — The Basics patient education pieces answer the four or five key questions a patient might have about a given condition. 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.

    As with any medication, allergic reactions including skin rashes and non-allergic reactions can occur. This means that the side effects of Plaquenil are mild and infrequent compared with its potential benefits.

    Plaquenil patient education

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  4. Plaquenil hydroxychloroquine is an anti-malarial medication used to effectively treat rheumatoid arthritis and autoimmune conditions such as systemic lupus erythematosus and Sjögren’s Syndrome. Plaquenil is a drug that is stored in high concentrations throughout the body and is very slowly eliminated from the body.

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    Find patient medical information for Plaquenil Oral on WebMD including its uses, side effects and safety, interactions, pictures, warnings and user ratings. Feb 19, 2020 You should not use hydroxychloroquine if you are allergic to it. Hydroxychloroquine should not be used for long-term treatment in children. To make sure hydroxychloroquine is safe for you, tell your doctor if you have a history of vision changes or damage to your retina caused by an anti-malaria medication; Patient Education Website; Patient Education Newsletter - Current Issue; Patient Education Newsletter Archive; Patient Education Television Channles; JobAid - Learn how to Search the Clearinghouse ; Care Guides From Your Clinician - The Clearinghouse for Patients ; Michigan Medicine Patient Education Videos

     
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    Hydroxychloroquine Indications, Side Effects, Warnings. If you are taking cimetidine. If you are taking any drugs that can cause a certain type of heartbeat that is not normal prolonged QT interval. There are many drugs that can do this. Ask your doctor or pharmacist if you are not sure. This is not a list of all drugs or health problems that interact with hydroxychloroquine.

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