Plaquenil joint pain

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  1. electromag Well-Known Member

    Plaquenil joint pain


    My rheumatologist is running tests but thinks I have a mixed connective tissue disease. I noticed plaquenil helping with my fatigue more so than anything else. I just want some relief from the knee, shoulder and wrist pain. It does help my joint pain but I need extra help from other meds too It can take up to 6 months to get in your system and fully work, each person is different.

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    Plaquenil is a drug that is used to treat malaria infections. It also happens to have immunosuppressive properties and is used to limit inflammation. Arthritis is a disease that is characterized by pain secondary to joint inflammation. This patient stated that the plaquenil was working great and her joint pain had been reduced tremendously. Plaquenil and Muscle aches - from FDA reports Summary Muscle aches is found among people who take Plaquenil, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 month, also take medication Enbrel, and have Pain. 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.

    If it does not help the joint pain be sure to talk to your doctor, there are other meds they can give you to help. From what I understand, it is "the first line of defense" and definitely worth a try! I pray it doesn't take that long for you to get some relief. Plaquenil was great for the pain and swelling but did almost nothing for the fatigue. Of all the meds, Plaquenil was the best for me and helped the most, but some people don't tolerate it.

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  5. Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil is commonly used for treating joint pain in Sjögren’s syndrome patients, based in part on its efficacy in treating the joint pain of patients with systemic lupus erythematosus and rheumatoid arthritis.

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    Pantoprazole, along with the NSAID on a daily basis 13. Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil is commonly used for treating joint pain in SS patients, based in part on its efficacy in treating the joint pain of patients with systemic lupus erythematosus and rheumatoid arthritis 14-15. It is generally well- Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil – American College of Rheumatology – It can decrease the pain and swelling of arthritis. It may prevent joint damage and reduce the risk of long-term disability. Hydroxychloroquine is in a class of medications that was first used to prevent and treat malaria. Aug 29, 2014 In Sjögren’s, Plaquenil is used to treat many symptoms of Sjögren’s including fatigue, joint symptoms of arthritis and arthralgias joint pain, dry mouth and dry eyes. Similar to its use in systemic lupus erythematosus, many clinicians feel that it is useful in reducing general Sjögren’s “disease activity.”

     
  6. tym New Member

    I have been on the plaquenil 200 mgm for about 4 months now. Drug tapering An option, not a necessity, for patients. What is the correct way to discontinue use of plaquenil? Quitting Plaquenil after 2 years - Sjogren's World
     
  7. Ivanushko Moderator

    Our free Discount Rx savings card can help you and your family save money on your prescriptions. Medicines for the Prevention of Malaria While Traveling - Chloroquine. Chloroquine Aralen - Side Effects, Dosage, Interactions. Chloroquine MedlinePlus Drug Information
     
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    Hydroxychloroquine - Side Effects, Dosage, Interactions. Nov 09, 2018 Hydroxychloroquine is used to treat or prevent malaria, a disease caused by parasites that enter the body through the bite of a mosquito. Malaria is common in areas such as Africa, South America, and Southern Asia. This medicine is not effective against all strains of malaria.

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  9. toshasamara Well-Known Member

    New Guidelines on Hydroxychloroquine Dosage - Where Are We. Background/Purpose Hydroxychloroquine HCQ is a widely-used medication in many rheumatologic conditions. The most worrisome toxicity is irreversible damage to retinal pigment epithelium which can lead to blindness. The most recent 2016 guidelines from the American Academy of Ophthalmology AAO recommend the dose of HCQ ≤5 mg/kg real body weight to minimize toxicity1. According to these

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