Plaquenil discontinuation syndrome

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    Plaquenil discontinuation syndrome


    Please review the following URL and make sure that it is spelled correctly. Anita- It is hard to say whether I noticed a difference when I first went on plaquenil, because I was also on 10mg of prednisone at that time, and I didn't start weaning down from that until I had been on plaquenil for a few months.

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    What is the correct way to discontinue use of plaquenil? Asked by awl Updated 3 August 2018 Topics plaquenil, sjogren's syndrome, systemic lupus erythematosus Discontinuation of Plaquenil may prevent life-threatening complications. — Plaquenil prolongs the QT interval. Ventricular arrhythmias and torsades de pointes have been reported in patients taking Plaquenil. Plaquenil should not be administered with other drugs that have the potential to prolong the QT interval. Anita- It is hard to say whether I noticed a difference when I first went on plaquenil, because I was also on 10mg of prednisone at that time, and I didn't start weaning down from that until I had been on plaquenil for a few months. I can say that the prednisone wean was successful, even after having only been on plaquenil a few months.

    To answer some of your other questions, it was the same timeframe for me. I can say that the prednisone wean was successful, even after having only been on plaquenil a few months.

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    Hydroxychloroquine sulfate is a colorless crystalline solid, soluble in water to at least 20 percent; chemically the drug is 2-4-7-Chloro-4-quinolylaminopentylethylamino ethanol sulfate 11. PLAQUENIL hydroxychloroquine sulfate tablets contain 200 mg hydroxychloroquine sulfate, equivalent to 155 mg base, and are for oral administration. Find information about common, infrequent and rare side effects of Plaquenil Oral. If any severe blood disorder such as aplastic anemia, agranulocytosis, leukopenia, or thrombocytopenia, appears which is not attributable to the disease under treatment, consider discontinuation of Plaquenil. Plaquenil should be administered with caution in patients having glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase G-6-PD deficiency.

     
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    Long-Term Side Effects of Plaquenil for Rheumatoid Arthritis. Aug 14, 2017 Plaquenil can cause serious side effects when used in high doses for chronic diseases such as RA over the long term. The New Zealand Dermatological Society recommends that to decrease the risk of retina damage, no more than 200mg of Plaquenil should be taken a day, and a dose of 400mg per day should be taken no longer than a few weeks.

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