How does plaquenil work

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    How does plaquenil work


    It can decrease the pain and swelling of arthritis. It may prevent joint damage and reduce the risk of long-term disability.

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    May 07, 2019 Plaquenil hydroxychloroquine is commonly used to help keep mild lupus-related problems, such as skin and joint disease, under control. This drug is also effective at preventing lupus flares. Plaquenil Hydroxychloroquine belongs to a group of medications known as anti-inflammatories and antimalarials. It is used alone or in combination with other anti-arthritic medications to treat rheumatoid arthritis. It helps to reduce pain, stiffness, and swelling in joints. Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil, chloroquine Aralen, and quinacrine Atabrine are medications that were originally used to prevent or treat malaria. However, during World War II it was also found that these medications were effective in treating the symptoms of lupus.

    Today, it is used to treat rheumatoid arthritis, some symptoms of lupus, childhood arthritis (or juvenile idiopathic arthritis) and other autoimmune diseases. Hydroxychloroquine is in a class of medications that was first used to prevent and treat malaria.

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  3. Does Plaquenil actually work for you? I never actually noticed a difference when I was taking Plaquenil long-term. A few years ago, when I stuck to a super healthy diet, I actually noticed a difference in my symptoms, so I stopped taking Plaquenil.

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    Mar 24, 2011 I am glad I switched to the cymbalta, perhaps the combination of it and 400 mg of plaquenil will work for me. It seemed to help the swelling in my hands too. I had an uncle with RA whose been dead for years now but it was before all the better drugs came out and he was so crippled up. Plaquenil changes the way your immune system works. In some kinds of lupus, your immune system attacks your body instead of protecting it. Plaquenil tries to quiet or slow down the immune system. Hydroxychloroquine HCQ, sold under the brand name Plaquenil among others, is a medication used for the prevention and treatment of certain types of malaria. 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.

     
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    Long-Term Side Effects of Plaquenil for Rheumatoid. Long-Term Side Effects of Plaquenil for Rheumatoid Arthritis. Plaquenil is the brand name of hydroxychloroquine, a drug used to prevent or treat malaria. Plaquenil is also used for long-term treatment of autoimmune diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis RA and systemic lupus erythmatosis.

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    Chloroquine Plus Proguanil - an overview ScienceDirect Topics Standard prophylaxis recommended in the U. K. guidelines is the combination of chloroquine plus proguanil an option not available in the United States for much of the middle of the subcontinent. However, CDC recommends malaria prophylaxis for any Indian destination except for some mountainous areas of northern states above 2,000 meters.

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