It's used to treat and prevent malaria infection, and to reduce symptoms and progression of autoimmune diseases such as lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, and others. Malaria is spread by mosquitoes, which transmit the parasites that cause the infection, usually in tropical and subtropical parts of the world. Chloroquine in typhoid Antimalarial drugs plaquenil Plaquenil 200 mg pill Aug 09, 2016 Sjögrens fatigue – and all autoimmune fatigue – is a clinical conundrum. No one really knows the cause, although there is some interesting research being done by a neuroscientist in Alabama who may shed some light on the underlying cause soon. Fatigue is unrelated to blood tests e.g.- sed rate. May 23, 2016 Plaquenil hydroxychloroquine is a medication that has been used for many years to help musculoskeletal symptoms and fatigue in patients with autoimmune conditions such as rheumatoid arthritis, lupus and Sjögren’s. With Sjogren's syndrome as my primary autoimmune disease and rheumatoid arthritis as my secondary autoimmune disease I was in terrible persistent pain, had terrible joint ache and was incapacitated for about four months before finally being diagnosed and given this. For example, it may be combined with an antibiotic to treat chronic Q-fever, which humans usually catch from farm animals or raw milk. Plaquenil is used to treat other types of infections too. Plaquenil sjogren disease doesnt work Study Raises Questions about Sjogren's and Plaquenil, Ask the Expert Plaquenil and Sjögren’s - info. Chloroquine acidity R/autoimmunity A subreddit to provide support for those diagnosed with or are relatives/friends of those diagnosed with an autoimmune or Press J to jump to the feed. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts Does Plaquenil actually work for you? autoimmunity. Hydroxychloroquine User Reviews for Sjogren's Syndrome at.. Benefits Of Plaquenil - Sjogren's Syndrome Support, Sjogren's.. Plaquenil is a fairly benign medication and was originally developed to protect against malaria. Later it was found to help autoimmune diseases. It can be months before you get relief with plaquenil. We're waiting till my next appointment on July 23, then I will have been on plaquenil three month. Right now I am on two 200mg plaquenil, three 300mg gabapentin, three 30mg pamelor, two 5mg prednisone, one 2.5mg norvasc, one 40mg nexium plus vitamin D3, B2, B6, flaxseed oil, evoxac and restasis. Sep 05, 2016 I met a lady yesterday where I work with sjogren's, first time I have met someone face to face. It was actually pretty discouraging. She showed me how dry her arms were and told me how she can't even go out and do things longer than a few hours. She finish with how she had been on Prednisone and Plaquenil and she was miserable.