Plaquenil use for sjogrens syndrome

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    Plaquenil use for sjogrens syndrome


    Always check with your healthcare provider before taking any medications, vitamins, or supplements; before beginning exercise programs, or making changes in your health care practices. Plaquenil is the brand name for the prescription drug hydroxychloroquine.

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    Sjögren syndrome SjS, SS is a long-term autoimmune disease that affects the body's moisture-producing glands. Primary symptoms are a dry mouth and dry eyes. Other symptoms can include dry skin, vaginal dryness, a chronic cough, numbness in the arms and legs, feeling tired, muscle and joint pains, and thyroid problems. Prescribed Hydroxychloroquine after having been in hospital with Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura ITP. The ITP was being dealt with by the Haematology Consultant - reducing doses of prednisalone. The Rheumatology Consultant prescribed the Hydroxychloroquine HQ, as I suffer Sjogren's syndrome symptoms. The Sjögren’s Syndrome Foundation recently launched an initiative to develop Clinical Practice Guidelines in Sjögren’s. Under the leadership of Frederick Vivino, MD, FACR, Chief of Rheumatology, Presbyterian Medical Center, University of Pennsylvania, this project aims to

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    Plaquenil use for sjogrens syndrome

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  4. In some patients, the anti-rheumatic drug Plaquenil has been beneficial in decreasing pain and salivary gland swelling. Sjogren's Syndrome Foundation. MedlinePlus "Sjogren's Syndrome."

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    Aug 29, 2014 Plaquenil, hydroxychloroquine HCQ, is an anti-malarial medication that has been proven to be useful in the treatment of patients with rheumatoid arthritis RA, systemic lupus erythematosus SLE and other inflammatory and autoimmune diseases. Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil, a drug designed to treat malaria, is often helpful in treating Sjogren's syndrome. Drugs that suppress the immune system, such as methotrexate Trexall, also might be prescribed. Sjogren's Syndrome Support Group. Sjogren's syndrome is an autoimmune disorder in which immune cells attack and destroy the exocrine glands that produce tears and saliva. It also associated with rheumatic disorders such as rheumatoid arthritis, and it is rheumatoid factor positive in 90 percent of cases.

     
  5. Aleskey Well-Known Member

    Plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine) belongs to a group of medicines called quinolines. Treatments for Rheumatoid Arthritis RA Treatment What is the Safest Treatment for Rheumatoid. Taking Hydroxychloroquine for RA or Lupus. - CreakyJoints
     
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  8. edemja XenForo Moderator

    Plaquenil Side Effects Common, Severe, Long Term - Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Plaquenil. For the Consumer. Applies to hydroxychloroquine oral tablet. Along with its needed effects, hydroxychloroquine the active ingredient contained in Plaquenil may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur.

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