Side effects of hydroxychloroquine weight gain

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  1. mirock Guest

    Side effects of hydroxychloroquine weight gain


    Part of that is due to less exercise, part due to having no appetite thus feeling like anything I can get down is ok. Well, now I've been exercising at almost my pre-Lupus rate (ran a marathon a year before), eating a more moderate diet (clean protein, vegs & fruits), and am no longer taking that weight & bloat causing Prednisone (off Pred almost 2 yrs now). My question: Do you feel like you've gained weight on Plaquenil (ie without Prednisone)?

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    If you go to or rxlist.com, neither of them list weight gain as a side effect, while they both list "nausea, vomiting, stomach pain; loss of appetite, weight loss" as side effects. During trials, if any adverse event read possible side effect occurs, and the company can't prove it wasn't the drug, it goes on the list as a side effect. Nov 09, 2018 Common side effects may include headache, dizziness, ringing in your ears; nausea, vomiting, stomach pain; loss of appetite, weight loss; mood changes, feeling nervous or irritable; skin rash or itching; or. hair loss. Plaquenil, widely used to treat lupus, rheumatoid arthritis and other inflammatory and dermatologic conditions, is very effective, and “the risk of toxicity in the first five years for someone without special risk factors is very low,” Dr. Marmor said. However, risk increases with duration of use.

    My Lupus has been really quiet for about 2 yrs, and I'm afraid to change anything. The Plaquenil drug side effects list weight loss, but some people have reported weight gain instead. My rheumy wants me to come down and then off my Plaquenil, but I've been resisting simply because I'm afraid to.

    Side effects of hydroxychloroquine weight gain

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  3. I've been taking hydroxychloroquine since last Autumn - dose increased to 400 mg per day in April. I think it helps me, but it can take 6 months to kick in. Still have to be really careful not to get over-tired. Can give you wind and stomach bloating.

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    Aug 01, 2009 I've been on it for almost 3 years and my weight gain is due to me seeking comfort from the pain by eating too much sweets. Joy. Lupus, Fibromyalgia, Glaucoma, Asthma, Hypothyriodism, Sleep Apnea, Degenerative Disk and Facet Disease, and Allergies. When life throws you lemons. However, in some people hydroxychloroquine can cause skin rashes, especially those made worse by sunlight. feeling sick nausea or indigestion. diarrhoea. headaches. bleaching of the hair or mild hair loss. tinnitus ringing in the ears. visual problems. Contact your doctor if you experience these side effects and they are severe or bothersome. Your pharmacist may be able to advise you on managing side effects. diarrhea. dizziness. hair loss. headache. increased skin sensitivity to sunlight. loss of appetite.

     
  4. arkady Well-Known Member

    To report expanded SD-OCT findings of HCQ retinopathy that may assist the clinician in earlier diagnosis. Time Domain OCT in Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil Toxicity. Hydroxychloroquine-Induced Retinal Toxicity - American. Plaquenil Toxicity - Bulls Eye Maculopathy - Retina Gallery.
     
  5. Ilya_1982 Moderator

    How good is Hydroxychloroquine, and any side effe. - LUPUS UK Everyone we need to remember the new guidelines if we’re not back at seven and above we cannot take 400 mg of plaquenil. Chances of our Paris feel vision going bad after seven or more years on plaquenil increases exponentially.

    Does plaquenil hydroxychloroquine for sle lupus make you gain weight.