How common is hair loss with plaquenil

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    How common is hair loss with plaquenil


    In addition, some people with lupus experience hair loss. Losing your hair can be distressing, but there are ways to deal with this condition.

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    Lupus is an autoimmune disease that causes fatigue, joint pain, joint stiffness, and a butterfly-shaped rash on the face. In addition, some people with lupus experience hair loss. Losing your hair. Re Plaquenil side effect hairloss My daughter started taking plaquenil April 2008 for UCTD. She was experiencing a small amount of hair loss at that time and we were told by the Dr. that plaquenil would help with her auto-immune disease and the hair loss. Plaquenil can rarely cause hair loss, but it is not common. be sure to check with your physician and ideally your dermatologist as well to review all possible causes of your hair loss. Jeff Donovan MD PhD FRCPC FAAD US & Canadian board-certified Dermatologist Toronto, Canada

    Sometimes the hair grows back, and sometimes it doesn’t. There are two types of hair loss involved in lupus according to research: scarring and non-scarring. Here’s what you need to know about lupus hair loss. But many people living with this condition notice gradual thinning or breakage along their hairline.

    How common is hair loss with plaquenil

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    Plaquenil is supposed to help with hair loss, not contribute to it. I would also suggest giving it some more time especially since the side effects of plaquenil are supposed to lessen after a few months of use. Did your hair loss start within a few weeks or beginning of your use of plaquenil? After the first couple months I noticed that my hair was "shedding" a lot. When I brought the concern up to my rheumatologist he said that the hair loss was "probably" due to lupus itself & not the result of taking plaquenil! I found his response strange given the fact that I wasn't losing hair prior to taking plaquenil. I read that hair loss can be a side effect but the literature on RX from CVS says that's a "more serious" side effect and I should contact my doctor. However, it seems like there are a lot of posts on here and elsewhere about people losing hair because of Plaquenil.

     
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    Aspirin for Prevention of Preeclampsia in Lupus Pregnancy After providing an overview of the pathogenesis of preeclampsia, preeclampsia in lupus pregnancies, and previous trials for prevention of preeclampsia with aspirin treatment, we recommend low-dose aspirin administration for all lupus patients starting prior to 16 weeks of gestation.

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