Hydroxychloroquine sulphate weight gain

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    Hydroxychloroquine sulphate weight gain


    Part of that is due to less exercise, part due to having no appetite thus feeling like anything I can get down is ok. Well, now I've been exercising at almost my pre-Lupus rate (ran a marathon a year before), eating a more moderate diet (clean protein, vegs & fruits), and am no longer taking that weight & bloat causing Prednisone (off Pred almost 2 yrs now). My question: Do you feel like you've gained weight on Plaquenil (ie without Prednisone)?

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    Feb 19, 2020 Dosage for Plaquenil. The adult dose of Plaquenil to suppress malaria is 400 mg on the same day each week. The pediatric weekly suppressive dosage is 5 mg/kg of body weight. The adult dose of Plaquenil to treat an acute attack of malaria is an initial dose of 800 mg followed by 400 mg in six to eight hours and 400 mg for two more days. Hydroxychloroquine sulfate greater than 6.5 mg/kg 5 mg/kg base of actual body weight, durations of use greater than five years, subnormal glomerular filtration, use of some concomitant drug products such as tamoxifen citrate and concurrent macular disease. Side Effects. Drug information provided by IBM Micromedex Along with its needed effects, a medicine may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

    My Lupus has been really quiet for about 2 yrs, and I'm afraid to change anything. The Plaquenil drug side effects list weight loss, but some people have reported weight gain instead. My rheumy wants me to come down and then off my Plaquenil, but I've been resisting simply because I'm afraid to.

    Hydroxychloroquine sulphate weight gain

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  3. Summary Weight loss is found among people who take Hydroxychloroquine sulfate, especially for people who are female, 2-9 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Enbrel, and have Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis.

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    The plaquenil has caused a weight gain of about 20-25 pounds for me. Since I was diagnosed with MCTD a year ago, Plaquenil has been the only medication besides eye supplements, thyroid meds - been stable for years, and most recently Evoxac that I have been given. Find patient medical information for Plaquenil Oral on WebMD including its uses, side effects and safety, interactions, pictures, warnings and user ratings. If you go to or rxlist.com, neither of them list weight gain as a side effect, while they both list "nausea, vomiting, stomach pain; loss of appetite, weight loss" as side effects. During trials, if any adverse event read possible side effect occurs, and the company can't prove it wasn't the drug, it goes on the list as a side effect.

     
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    Hydroxychloroquine is a quinoline medicine used to treat or prevent malaria, a disease caused by parasites that enter the body through the bite of a mosquito. What Is the Difference between Hydroxychloroquine and. Prescription Assistance - Medicine Help Through Prescription Assistance Programs
     
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    Hydroxychloroquine toxicity - EyeWiki Hydroxychloroquine is a well-tolerated medication for various rheumatologic and dermatologic conditions. Its main side effects are gastrointestinal upset, skin rash, headache, and ocular toxicity1. Within the eye, hydroxychloroquine can adversely impact the cornea, ciliary body, and retina1

    Despite Plaquenil dosing recommendations, retinal toxicity.
     
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    Sun allergy - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic Avoid sun exposure. Most sun allergy symptoms improve in less than a day or two if you keep the affected skin out of the sun. Stop using medications that make you sensitive to light. If you're taking medications for other conditions, talk with your doctor about whether you can stop taking them if they are making your skin more sensitive to the sun.

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