Plaquenil medication class

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  1. fanatiker Well-Known Member

    Plaquenil medication class


    Malaria is common in areas such as Africa, South America, and Southern Asia. This medicine is not effective against all strains of malaria.

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    PLAQUENIL prescription and dosage sizes information for physicians and healthcare professionals. Pharmacology, adverse reactions, warnings and side effects. Feb 19, 2020 Plaquenil hydroxychloroquine is an antimalarial medication used to treat or prevent malaria, a disease caused by parasites, which enter the body through the bite of a mosquito. Plaquenil is also used to treat symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis and discoid or systemic lupus erythematosus. This medication belongs to a group of drugs called DMARDs disease modifying antirheumatic drugs which work by suppressing the excessive activity of the immune system. Plaquenil is also used to prevent and treat malaria. For this reason, it is sometimes classified as an antimalarial drug. The exact way it works for this condition is unknown.

    Taking hydroxychloroquine long-term or at high doses may cause irreversible damage to the retina of your eye. Hydroxychloroquine is also an antirheumatic medicine and is used to treat symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis and discoid or systemic lupus erythematosus.

    Plaquenil medication class

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  4. Pharmacokinetics Following a single 200 mg oral dose of PLAQUENIL to healthy male volunteers, the mean peak blood concentration of hydroxychloroquine was 129.6 ng/mL, reached in 3.26 hours with a half-life of 537 hours 22.4 daysthe same study, the plasma peak concentration was 50.3 ng/mL reached in 3.74 hours with a half-life of 2963 hours 123.5 days.

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    Plaquenil hydroxychloroquine is an effective medication for autoimmune conditions and malaria that comes with less side effects than other DMARDs. Plaquenil hydroxychloroquine has been shown to improve physical function in up to 80% of patients with rheumatoid arthritis. It belongs to a class of medications known as disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs DMARDs. It can reduce skin problems in lupus and prevent swelling/pain in arthritis, though it is not known. Jun 30, 2015 This medication belongs to a group of drugs called DMARDs disease modifying antirheumatic drugs which work by suppressing the excessive activity of the immune system. Plaquenil is also used to prevent and treat malaria. For this reason, it is sometimes classified as an antimalarial drug. The exact way it works for this condition is unknown.

     
  5. steklo New Member

    A 45-year-old black female presented with no ocular or visual complaints. However, her medical history was significant for a recent diagnosis of lupus. Protecting your eyesight when taking Plaquenil Lupus. Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil Hydroxychloroquine toxicity - EyeWiki
     
  6. Kukushka Well-Known Member

    Chloroquine for aquarium use - a more reliable and equally. Apr 24, 2019 You would want chloroquine proper, in one of its three forms as a base, as a salt - chloroquine phosphate or chloroquine sulphate. A few days ago I discovered 99+% pure chloroquine phosphate for aquarium use on eBay. It is a fairly cheap white powder sold for use as an antiprotozoal in the treatment of several infections in aquarium and ornamental fish.

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  7. Stalker_13 New Member

    Plaquenil Hydroxychloroquine Uses, Dosage, Side Effects. A baseline ocular examination is recommended within the first year of starting PLAQUENIL. The baseline exam should include best corrected distance visual acuity BCVA, an automated threshold visual field VF of the central 10 degrees with retesting if an abnormality is noted, and spectral domain ocular coherence tomography SD-OCT.

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