I've always had very thick and straight hair, but now I can see through the scalp and the little regrowth is so much thinner and wavy. I am now on Plaquenil (started 2 weeks ago) My question is: does Plaquenil help with hair regrowth? Plaquenil time to take effect Cheap aralen 500mg Hydroxychloroquine pigmentation Plaquenil hydroxychloraquine doseage Find patient medical information for Plaquenil Oral on WebMD including its uses, side effects and safety, interactions, pictures, warnings and user ratings. 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. My hair now is curly. The color is also platunim instead of a blondey, streaked color. Whenever I color my hair, within 1-2 weeks it's washed out to the platunim color. I like it but it's not my hair, I don't know who's but not mine. I do think the meds and disease changes our hair. LindyI'm like you Lindy. Both my hair and hair color have changed. I am really interested in feedback regarding Plaquenil and hair growth. JPCA, I had hair thinning & severe breakage along the hairline, but not as severe as you described, I think... FYI, I don't have alopecia, and I never had "discoid" (scarring) lesions on my scalp. Anyone experience positive results from taking Plaquenil, if so, how long did it take to grow hair back. Plaquenil changed your hair Odd things with my hair! Hi all, I have weird. - LUPUS UK, Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil Side Effects & Dosage for Malaria Dr bhat plaquenilAralen mechanism of actionDoes plaquenil lower my immune systemPlaquenil treatment for vasculitis Over the past couple months I have been losing hair. Not the typical few strands, but huge chunks. especially when I shower! At first I thought this was from anemia, but my bloodwork showed that I'm no longer very anemic. Then I discovered that plaquenil can have a side effect of hair loss. But I. Hair loss and Plaquenil? DailyStrength. Meds Causing Hair Color Change? Arthritis Information. Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil and Hair Loss Is my.. I was diagnosed with lupus August of this year after being admitted to hospital with low hemoglobin. I experienced hair loss just like most people with lupus. My hair seems to be growing back very slowly now. Currently I'm on 15mg prednisone and 200mg plaquenil daily. Now that my hair has started to grow back it is a COMPLETELY different texture. Re want to know good stuff about plaquenil Hi, I've been on Plaquenil 400mg per day for close to 3 years and it does help alot. They helped with my hair, my skin, and my joints. Jun 14, 2009 Imagine both our surpise when my hair was as red as Lucille Ball's! She was able to put a toner on it and take most of the red out, but it was scary for a few minutes! I came home and checked the Internet and found that Plaquenil does indeed change your hair color- and the chemicals can cause your hair to turn red!