Side effects after stopping plaquenil

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  1. AccimbTib New Member

    Side effects after stopping plaquenil


    I've been on plaquenil for 6 months for suspected Sjogren's syndrome (I don't have antibodies for Sjorgren's or Lupus but I do have Hashimoto's and have all the symptoms for Sjorgren's so the rheumatologist suggested a trial of plaquenil). Basically I've been on the drug since January and saw the rheumatologist on Wednesday to see how things are going.

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    When cut, too much of the drug can be released at once and cause a reaction or side effects. When prescribed 300 mg. daily, you should alternate one tablet one day with two the next. I've been on Plaquenil for almost four years now and it's helped me a lot. In this review, we analyze Plaquenil side effects by the time on the drug, gender and age of the people who have side effects while taking Plaquenil. The review is based on 57,733 people who have side effects while taking the drug from Food and Drug Administration FDA. Feb 19, 2020 Common side effects may include headache, dizziness, ringing in your ears; nausea, vomiting, stomach pain; loss of appetite, weight loss; mood changes, feeling nervous or irritable; skin rash or itching; or. hair loss.

    I do think it's helped with fatigue and muscle pain but it's hard for me to compare to Xmas as when the improvement is so gradual I think it's really hard to notice on a gradual basis. I *think* I'm improving but it's been a gradual process and I said to him that it's quite hard to tell how much of an improvement I'm feeling.

    Side effects after stopping plaquenil

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  4. I have been on the plaquenil 200 mgm for about 4 months now. I did stop it for 2 weeks early in the treatment due to having to take a coupld other drugs that seemed to give me side effects. I just quit the plaquenil to give my liver a rest at that time. Noticed nothing different. Plaquenil isn a antiparasitic drug with anti-inflammatory affect.

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    If you are taking hydroxychloroquine for symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis, your symptoms should improve within 6 months. If your rheumatoid arthritis symptoms do not improve, or if they worsen, stop taking the drug and call your doctor. Once you and your doctor are sure the drug works for you. May 07, 2012 Plaquenil is used in the treatment of sarcoidosis but its main use is in the treatment of malaria. One of the side effects of taking the drug is that it affects eye sight, and eye tests, especially field of vision tests need to be done every six months. I was prescribed plaquenil for Sjogrens about 5 years ago by my rheumatogist. I too was afraid of the side effects and didn't realize that the disease would worsen, so I just didn't take the plaquenil. Two years later I began having pericarditis attacks and wound up in the hospital.

     
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  6. Artjom77 Guest

    ive put on 45 lbs since starting this medication back in October it is January now so that’s 10lbs a month. Plaquenil hydroxychloroquine sulfate dose, indications. Gabapentin and amitriptyline--can you take them together. Started taking Plaquenil for Lupus and now I can't sleep.
     
  7. v0lt Moderator

    Stopping Plaquenil - General Discussion - Life With Lupus Aug 26, 2016 So I ran out of my plaquenil and the Rheum. that prescribed it I am no longer seeing and wont re-fill it and I dont see my new Rheum. until Decemeber 23rd. I am nervous to see what will happen. The pharmacist said there wont be any danger just stopping it. Im just nervous to see what my body will do. Has anyone gone off the plaquenil and what happened? I hear my new Rheum. is all for it so I.

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