You know that feeling when your hand or foot falls asleep, well I am experiencing that in my face (cheeks, mouth, and chin) off and on during the day. When this happens I either turn really pale or turn really red. I have asked the ladies in the chemo center during my infusions if that is a side effect and they say that they have not heard any complaints like that so I just figured I once again was an oddball. Like so shaky that its hard to read your writing or people notice your hands shaking? Plaquenil package insert pdf Hydroxychloroquine and tiredness Plaquenil side effects bleeding Can i take my celebrex and plaquenil doses together Hello my friends. I have an appointment on Monday to see my rhuemy but had a question about something weird that has been happening. You know that feeling when your hand or foot falls asleep, well I am experiencing that in my face cheeks, mouth, and chin off and on during the day. Feb 26, 2008 My tingling in the sun is caused by photosensitivity, which can be caused by lupus or some of the lupus medications. Tingling in arms, legs, hands, feet I've found to be minor neuropathy; basically a nerve inflammation that comes and goes with lupus activity. Plaquenil has been the only drug besides prednisone, but the doctors tell me I can't live on predisone forever that has helped the sclerosis in my stomach which has caused severe gastroparesis caused by the systemic sclerosis. But this itching is getting me to the point where I'm thinking about stopping the medication! Does sound like some kind of reaction or intolerance. Hi Amy, When I was getting Cytoxan infusions, I had some numbness as well. Hi Amy, I'm sorry, I'm trying to get my time frame right here. I don't think I had tremors while getting the infusions. I get it everytime I have a Cytoxan infusion but it will usually go away after a few hours and not come back. The cytoxan dose was increased again (2 weeks ago) but it isnt at the highest I have had it. NO ideas I have never had cytoxin but wanted to let you know that I experienced something similar as a medication side effect, can't recall the med but it has been suggested to me again and I remembered it then and vetoed it because it was so weird. Babs- I am so relieved to know someoneelse has experienced something simular while on Cytoxan. I had this before on Pred but I am down to 40 mg and haven't had a problem with it until recently! Plaquenil tingling Rheumatoid Arthritis 17 Signs of Serious Complications, Tingling! - Plaquenil for energyPlaquenil dose for malaria preventionHydroxychloroquine ocular toxicity Another lupus medicine has the opposite effect. “Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil® is actually protective,” Newman says. “Doctors will prescribe it for people who have photosensitivity.” Change your behavior to minimize exposure. When you’re photosensitive, life requires a few modifications. UV exposure What you need to know Lupus Foundation of.. Plaquenil and SEVERELY ITCHY SKIN! PLZ HELPPP. - Inspire. Hydroxychloroquine Oral Route Side Effects - Mayo Clinic. Plaquenil hydroxychloroquine is an antimalarial medication used to treat or prevent malaria, a disease caused by parasites, which enter the body through the bite of a mosquito. Plaquenil is also used to treat symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis and discoid or systemic lupus erythematosus. Plaquenil “ Side Effects Diarrhea, nausea, dizziness and vertigo accompanied by tingly feeling in face, pain below my right ear, severe heartburn. I was managing migraines with other medication but once I start. Re Plaquenil and Sun Exposure Reply #13 on June 12, 2011, AM After a long dark winter of seeing no sun, I finally went into the sun for an hour, early in the morning, and over the next day, developed a red raised rash on all exposed parts, a rash that lasted for several weeks.