Is plaquenil used to treat ms

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  1. zozo Well-Known Member

    Is plaquenil used to treat ms


    Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U. There is no sponsorship from the pharmaceutical industry. The purpose of this clinical trial is to determine if HCQ in a dose of 400mg daily can prevent worsening of walking ability in people PPMS.

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    My rheumatologist does consider Plaquenil to be a disease modifying drug. They truly don't know exactly how it works. It does reduce the pain and fatigue and has the ability to "stop the disease in its track and keep it from progressing" Those are my rheumatologist's exact words. Methotrexate, leflunomide or azathioprine These medications, most often used in rheumatoid arthritis, have been used in place of or in addition to corticosteroids to treat pulmonary sarcoidosis and chronic sarcoidosis. Methotrexate can be taken as pills or an injection under the skin, once per week. After treating with plaquenil, it is. is considered "borderline lupus" and is normal. So, in my case, the disease is well controlled with just Plaquenil alone - but symptoms are still there. I hope it will be the same for you. You're right, it is near impossible to decipher the MS symptoms from lupus symptoms.

    This ultimately becomes noticeable as slowly and continuously worsening disability. In patients with primary progressive multiple sclerosis (PPMS) there is ongoing slow and continuous loss of nerve cells, which causes damage to the brain and spinal cord.

    Is plaquenil used to treat ms

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  4. What Conditions Does This Treat? Originally, hydroxychloroquine was used to prevent and treat malaria and was considered very effective. Now it is generally used for rheumatoid arthritis, but it has also been shown to work well for juvenile arthritis, some lupus symptoms, and other types of autoimmune conditions.

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    Plaquenil and Liver function test abnormal - from FDA reports Summary Liver function test abnormal is found among people who take Plaquenil, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Enbrel, and have Osteoporosis. Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil is a drug that is classified as an anti-malarial drug. Plaquenil is prescribed for the treatment or prevention of malaria. It is also prescribed for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, and the side effects of lupus such as hair loss, joint pain, and more. The MS Alphabet Plaquenil, PML, Prevalence, and Other ‘P’ Words Part 6 of 7. therapies to treat MS. and are intended to spark discussion about issues pertaining to multiple sclerosis

     
  5. D'n'b Well-Known Member

    Hydroxychloroquine is a quinoline medicine used to treat or prevent malaria, a disease caused by parasites that enter the body through the bite of a mosquito. Hydroxychloroquine Side Effects, Dosage, Uses, and More Plaquenil side effects - kidney problems? - Symptoms - Life. Will you have Abdominal pain upper with Hydroxychloroquine.
     
  6. shultz Well-Known Member

    Hydroxychloroquine is a quinoline medicine used to treat or prevent malaria, a disease caused by parasites that enter the body through the bite of a mosquito. Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil Side Effects & Dosage for Malaria Experts debate hydroxychloroquine dosing guidelines in lupus Hydroxychloroquine - Wikipedia
     
  7. Sergey10 User

    New Plaquenil Guidelines - Apr 20, 2011 Furthermore, the advent of novice sensitive diagnostic modalities has led to a revision of the recommended guidelines for patients using Plaquenil see “2011 Plaquenil Screening Tests”. 7 A dilated fundus examination is critical in detecting and documenting established macular or retinal disease; however, due to low sensitivity, it should not be used as a screening test alone.

    My Take on New Ocular Screening Guidelines for Plaquenil.