Plaquenil overdose

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    Plaquenil overdose


    Hydroxychloroquine is available as the brand-name drug Plaquenil. Generic drugs usually cost less than the brand-name version. Hydroxychloroquine may be used as part of a combination therapy.

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    Sep 15, 2014 Hydroxychloroquine sulfate HCQ, Plaquenil is an analogue of chloroquine CQ, an antimalarial agent, used for the treatment of systemic lupus erythematosus, rheumatoid arthritis and other autoimmune disorders. Its use has been associated with severe retinal toxicity, requiring a discontinuation of therapy. Jun 30, 2015 Plaquenil Overdose Back to Top If you take too much Plaquenil, call your healthcare provider or local Poison Control Center, or seek emergency medical attention right away. Aug 30, 2011 Chloroquine CQ and hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil HCQ have been used for many years, initially for the treatment of malaria but now more commonly for the treatment of inflammatory diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis and lupus 1. It is now considered for new disease applications in diabetes, heart disease and adjunct cancer therapies 2.

    Hydroxychloroquine is used to treat lupus erythematosus and rheumatoid arthritis. It isn’t fully understood how this drug works to treat lupus erythematosus or rheumatoid arthritis. That means you may need to take it with other drugs. It treats malaria by killing the parasites that cause the disease.

    Plaquenil overdose

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  4. Effects of a Plaquenil overdose may include, but are not limited to Headaches. Drowsiness. Vision changes. Seizures. Cardiac arrest. An irregular heart rhythm arrhythmia. Loss of life.

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    Discussion. A risk factor for Plaquenil hydroxychloroquine retinotoxicity is a daily dose that exceeds 5.0 mg of drug per kg of body weight. The tool on the right simply calculates this threshold based on a patient’s real body weight. It’s important to understand that the daily dose is only one risk factor for plaquenil retinotoxicity. Apr 10, 2019 Plaquenil overdose must be treated quickly. You may be told to induce vomiting right away at home, before transport to an emergency room. Ask the poison control center how to induce vomiting in the case of an overdose. Overdose symptoms may include drowsiness, vision changes, slow heart rate, chest pain. Plaquenil toxicity is typically asymptomatic in early stages, but over time can lead to severe vision loss and retinal damage.

     
  5. leviks User

    Hydroxychloroquine is a quinoline medicine used to treat or prevent malaria, a disease caused by parasites that enter the body through the bite of a mosquito. Hydroxychloroquine 200 mg Tablets Generic Plaquenil Plaquenil hydroxychloroquine sulfate dosing, indications. Plaquenil - Uses, Side Effects, Interactions -
     
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    The page you are trying to reach is not available on our site. The page name may have changed, you may have happened upon a broken link, or the URL may be entered incorrectly. Chloroquine - FDA prescribing information, side effects and uses Chloroquine C18H26ClN3 - PubChem Compare Plaquenil vs Chloroquine -
     
  7. Hank Moderator

    Plaquenil Side Effects Common, Severe, Long Term - Note This document contains side effect information about hydroxychloroquine. 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.

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