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Long-term plaquenil use

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Dr. N. K. Misra MD

as the findings have always been normal. Are there other risks from long term plaquenil use? I have very mild RA ...How common is plaquenil toxicity and what does it do to your system? I... View answer

Answered by : Dr. N. K. Misra ( Ophthalmologist)
Dr.   Shafi Ullah Khan MD

I have RA and am taking prednisone (infrequently)Remicade (every 8 weeks), Plaquenil , Methotrexate ... on the labia minora (no itching/burning/nothing). The skin is white almost like a patch about an inch... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shafi Ullah Khan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Shafi Ullah Khan MD

I have been taking Plaquenil for 8 years and am currently taking prednisone daily for Lupus . Will that affect my ANA test. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shafi Ullah Khan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Lekshmi Rita Venugopal MD

Hi> I have Lupus and have been on Paquenil for for about years>My eye Doctor says the left eye is showing toxins from the drug are starting to cause damage and I need to stop taking it. My Lupus doctor doesn't agree. any... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Lekshmi Rita Venugopal ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ivan Romic MD

Hi my name is XXXXXXX .Im 49 yrs old and i have lupus and hypothyriods. Im taking plaquinel 200 mg 1 a day. And levothyroxine 100 mg daily. Can I also take actalin twice daily with meals. Will I be over medicatingmyself??? View answer

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Dr.   Ashakiran S MD

i my name is teresa.i have frontal fribising alopecia and my dermathologist is prescribing plaquinil long term.i am nervous of the side effects. could you please advise me on this tablet.is it worth ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashakiran S ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

15 years. He drinks about 2 beers a day. I am concerned about side effects of Plaquenil, which is being recommended. Is there an option with fewer side effects? How long has Plaquenil been an approved ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Ashakiran S MD

the front hairline. How long do you think that it would be necessary to stay on the plaquenil? Also how long ... prescribed plaquenil 200 mg. twice daily and finasteride tablets 5 mg. once... View answer

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Dr. Veera Raghava Rao Buddha. MD

are all ok to take together and long term.....I am under the care of an md and rymotologist, ...I have Lupus for 6 years, adhd, depression, and hypertension. I am on Plaquenil 200mg for lupus, 20 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Veera Raghava Rao Buddha. ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Saddiq Ulabidin MD

I have RA and I use IM Toradol 60 mg for flares. I started to use approx 2 injections weekly since January or so , some weeks none at all some weeks up tp 3 x weekly. I am starting to loose my hair could ... View answer

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Dr. Rovena Murati MD

Hello! To treat malarie are used a number of drugs called antimalarial drugs. The most common antimalarial drugs include:Chloroquine (Aralen),Qualaquin, Plaquenil,Malarone. The types of drugs and the length...