What is Plaquenil?

It is an antimalarial drug, also called hydroxychloroquine.

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My doctor told me there are 3 new drugs generic for plaquenil with coating like plaquenil but he did not give me the names. Do you know the names...

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Plaquenil has drug Chloroquine inside. For 250 mg tablets following are generic versions of Chloroquine.
Zolar, Laquin, Malgo, Arquin and Emquin....

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I began taking Levothyroxine about the same time I began Plaquenil about 4 1/2 years ago. Lots of high-stress going on with an elder parent who...

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Hi and thank you so much for this query.

I a so sorry to hear about the stress and the recent symptoms that you are experiencing. I hope we would...

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Dr, I have been diagnosed with sjogrens and they put me on hydroxychlor 200mg which is the generic for plaquenil and I have been on it for a month...

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First, the yeast infection is not a complication of Plaquenil rather it is due to Sjogren's in which yeast infections are common and Plaquenil...

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