Chloroquine mechanism of action lupus

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    Chloroquine mechanism of action lupus


    It may have both an anti-spirochaete activity and an anti-inflammatory activity, similar to the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis. And caution is required if patients have certain heart conditions, diabetes, psoriasis etc.

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    Chloroquine About Chloroquine 4- Aminoquinoline, excellent schizonticide, Antimalarial, amebicide, anti inflammatory and local irritant. Mechanism of Action of Chloroquine Malarial parasites digest their own haemoglobin and release highly toxic heme. A trial conducted in 1953 investigated the effects of Chloroquine Aralen treatment on 30 people with discoid lupus. Researchers concluded that treatment with Chloroquine furnished significant improvement in early cases of dermatological lupus symptoms. Side effects Most people do not experience side effects from taking Aralen. Mechanism of action The precise mechanism by which hydroxychloroquine exhibits activity against Plasmodium is not known. Hydroxychloroquine, like chloroquine, is a weak base and may exert its effect by concentrating in the acid vesicles of the parasite and by inhibiting polymerization of heme.

    For prolonged treatment of lupus or arthritis, adverse effects include the acute symptoms, plus altered eye pigmentation, acne, anaemia, bleaching of hair, blisters in mouth and eyes, blood disorders, convulsions, vision difficulties, diminished reflexes, emotional changes, excessive coloring of the skin, hearing loss, hives, itching, liver problems or liver failure, loss of hair, muscle paralysis, weakness or atrophy, nightmares, psoriasis, reading difficulties, tinnitus, skin inflammation and scaling, skin rash, vertigo, weight loss, and occasionally urinary incontinence. The most common adverse effects are a mild nausea and occasional stomach cramps with mild diarrhea. For short-term treatment of acute malaria, adverse effects can include abdominal cramps, diarrhea, heart problems, reduced appetite, headache, nausea and vomiting.

    Chloroquine mechanism of action lupus

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  7. The antimalarial agents chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine have been used widely for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus. These compounds lead to improvement of clinical and laboratory parameters, but their slow onset of action distinguishes them from glucocorticoids and nonsteroidal antiinflammatory agents.

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    Specifically it is used for chloroquine -sensitive malaria. Other uses include treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, and porphyria cutanea tarda. It is taken by mouth. Common side effects include vomiting, headache, changes in vision and muscle weakness. Despite widespread clinical use of antimalarial drugs such as hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis RA, systemic lupus erythematosus SLE and other. The antimalarials hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine remain established and effective agents for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus. Although the mechanisms of action remain uncertain, evidence is accumulating that the antirheumatic and immunological effects of the antimalarials are related to their massive distribution into the cellular acid-vesicle system.

     
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    This article focuses upon hydroxychloroquine retinopathy. Chloroquine was originally used as an anti-malarial therapeutic. Common and Rare Side Effects for Plaquenil Oral RA and Your Eyes Complications Rheumatoid Arthritis. Eye pain. Plaquenil. - HealthBoards
     
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    Plaquenil Indications, Side Effects, Warnings - Take Plaquenil hydroxychloroquine with food or milk. Swallow whole. Do not chew, break, or crush. Keep taking Plaquenil hydroxychloroquine as you have been told by your doctor or other health care provider, even if you feel well. Do not take antacids or kaolin within 4 hours of Plaquenil hydroxychloroquine. What do I do if I miss a dose?

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