How long should you take hydroxychloroquine

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  1. Yavadim Well-Known Member

    How long should you take hydroxychloroquine


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    Before taking this medicine. You should not use hydroxychloroquine if you are allergic to it. Hydroxychloroquine should not be used for long-term treatment in children. To make sure this medicine is safe for you, tell your doctor if you have a history of vision changes or damage to your retina caused by an anti-malaria medication; Nov 09, 2018 To prevent malaria Start taking the medicine 2 weeks before entering an area where malaria is common. Continue taking the medicine regularly during your stay and for at least 8 weeks after you leave the area. To treat malaria Hydroxychloroquine is usually given for 3 days, starting with one high dose followed by. You should not use hydroxychloroquine if you are allergic to it. Hydroxychloroquine should not be used for long-term treatment in children. To make sure hydroxychloroquine is safe for you, tell your doctor if you have a history of vision changes or damage to your retina caused by an anti-malaria medication;

    Hydroxychloroquine may be used as part of a combination therapy. Hydroxychloroquine is available as the brand-name drug Plaquenil. Generic drugs usually cost less than the brand-name version.

    How long should you take hydroxychloroquine

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  6. The usual starting dose of Plaquenil is 200 mg twice a day or 400 mg once a day, administered orally, in people weighing 80 kg or more.   The usual dosage works for most people who take Plaquenil, but it is possible to increase or decrease the dose based on individual needs. It's important to watch for possible side effects and toxicity.

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    Hydroxychloroquine is often prescribed as long-term therapy for many dermatologic indications, and it may have broader benefits e.g. preventing or improving thrombophilia associated with lupus erythematosus, neonatal lupus erythematosus, diabetes in rheumatoid arthritis and other connective tissue diseases, and as adjunctive therapy in some cancers. If you are taking hydroxychloroquine over a long duration, it is important to take eye exams every 6 to 12 months. 6 Do not take hydroxychloroquine if you experience vision symptoms, including problems seeing or reading, light sensitivity, blurred distance vision, or light flashes or streaks. 5. If you are also taking a certain drug for diarrhea kaolin or taking antacids such as magnesium/aluminum hydroxide, take hydroxychloroquine at least 4 hours before or after these products.

     
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    after 6 to 8 hours; then a single dose of 500 mg (300-mg base) P. for next 2 days or 4 to 5 ml (160- to 200-mg base) I. OB Pedi chloroquine klor-oh-kwin Geri Aralen Chloroquine hydrochloride - GLOWM Chloroquine Phosphate chloroquine phosphate dose.
     
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    Plaquenil & weight loss Lupus Forums at The Lupus Site Just wondering if anyone else had problems with loss of appetite and weight loss while on plaquenil. I had my dose increased to 400mg a day about three weeks ago, and since then I have no appetite whatsoever. Weight is falling off me at a rather alarming rate - at least half a stone a week.

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