The generic form of this, on my prescription, gives me serious digestion and stomach upsets to a point I spent months trying to figure out what I thought was irritable bowel syndrome. Has anyone found a good alternative UK brand that doesn't create this side affect. Granulomatous nodules treated with plaquenil Chloroquine and g6pd Plaquenil acetaminophen interaction Complementary and Alternative Supplements and Treatments for Lupus Flaxseed Flaxseed contains a fatty acid called alpha-linolenic acid, which may decrease inflammation in the body. Some studies have found that kidney function may improve in lupus patients who have kidney problems, such as like lupus nephritis. Hi, Carole. When I started Plaquenil, my GI system was in an uproar. But it usually was anyway. I didn't realize, until I saw Dr. Wallace's book and found the stats, plus my rheumie telling me much the same, that many people with lupus something like 40% or more "present" with GI problems. Mar 05, 2010 Can you suggest an alternatives to plaquenil and neoral? Asked by Nouse Updated 11 March 2010 Topics neoral, plaquenil, systemic lupus erythematosus Hi KTRim Im interested to hear how you connected the plaquenil to your indigestion. Lupus UK suggests the same formula is now with Zentiva? Plaquenil alternatives lupus Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil, Immune & Autoimmune - Lupus "Natural" alternative to Can i still take ibuprofen with hydroxychloroquine Certified integrative health coach Luanna Barker of New York says that RA and lupus patients who have to stop taking Plaquenil can focus on alternative methods of treatment in the interim, until. Plaquenil Shortage Leaves RA, Lupus Patients in Pain and.. Can you suggest an alternatives to plaquenil and neoral?. Alternatives to plaquenil Anti-Inflammatories.. Potential side effects of anti-malarial drugs include Skin rashes and pigment change. Atabrine, specifically, can cause yellow pigmentation of skin. Sometimes Plaquenil can also deposit in the tissues. Dry skin. Loss of appetite. Abdominal bloating. Upset stomach. Stomach cramps. Retinal damage. User Reviews for Plaquenil to treat Systemic Lupus Erythematosus The following information is NOT intended to endorse any particular medication. While these reviews might be helpful, they are not a substitute for the expertise, skill, knowledge and judgement of healthcare practitioners. I to have been taking plaquenil for at least 6 to 8 months not sure a lil lupie lol anyway and i do feel a difference in my eyes plus my liver enzymes are up i believe that the highest is 47 and mines is 48 the doc says not dangerously high but we need to keep an eye on it. im not sure but i thought that the enzymes were up cuz of the prednisone but now ill have to ask the doc. i too want.