Plaquenil prednisone

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    Plaquenil prednisone


    Please review the following URL and make sure that it is spelled correctly. Hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil) is considered a disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drug (DMARD).

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    Compare Plaquenil vs Prednisone head-to-head with other drugs for uses, ratings, cost, side effects, interactions and more. Plaquenil rated 6.8/10 vs Prednisone rated 7.7/10 in overall patient satisfaction. I started with plaquenil last year, yes it took almost 6 months to get a level in your body, it does help, trust me. I was on Prednisone 7.5 to 10 mg per day, had a bad flair up and I am on 40 mg per day, last Friday the dr.''s told me to go down by 5 mg per week, so from 40mg to 35 mg per day. I have been on prednisone for 15 months and am down to 5 mg. I cannot seem to get below that dose without having a flate. My rheumatologist has started me on Plaquenil and has said this should help me get off the prednisone.

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

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  3. I have been on prednisone for 15 months and am down to 5 mg. I cannot seem to get below that dose without having a flate. My rheumatologist has started me on Plaquenil and has said this should help me get off the prednisone. He said he would rather see me on Plaquenil instead of prednisone due to less side effects of the Plaquenil.

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    Plaquenil is an anti-malarial that slows the progression of the disease. Prednisone is a cortiocosteriod that manages inflammation. They have different jobs to do and don't interfere with each other. Lupus nephritis is found among people who take Prednisone and Plaquenil, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old, have been taking the drugs for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Cellcept, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Lupus nephritis with Prednisone and Plaquenil. Jun 09, 2006 Rheumatoid arthritis RA, the most common form of inflammatory arthritis, can lead to significant pain, disability, and deformity, and is a multisystem autoimmune disorder. The hallmark of this disease, erosive joint destruction, results from unchecked synovial inflammation, which can damage articular cartilage and bone, with resultant loss of.

     
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    Plaquenil is the brand name for the prescription drug hydroxychloroquine. Plaquenil Interactions - eMedTV Health Information. Plaquenil What You Need to Know - Kaleidoscope Fighting Lupus Hydroxychloroquine Side Effects, Dosage, Uses, and More
     
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    Plaquenil Uses, Dosage & Side Effects - Plaquenil hydroxychloroquine belongs to a group of medicines called quinolines. Plaquenil is used to treat or prevent malaria, a disease caused by parasites that enter the body through the bite of a mosquito. Malaria is common in areas such as Africa, South America, and Southern Asia.

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  6. Hapsulura Well-Known Member

    Hydroxychloroquine - LiverTox - NCBI Bookshelf Hydroxychloroquine is a derivative of chloroquine that has both antimalarial and antiinflammatory activities and is now most often used as an antirheumatologic agent in systemic lupus erythematosis and rheumatoid arthritis. Hydroxychloroquine therapy has not been associated with liver function abnormalities and is an extremely rare cause of clinically apparent acute liver injury.

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