Is plaquenil a sulfonamide

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  1. serg73 XenForo Moderator

    Is plaquenil a sulfonamide


    I thought it was a sulfa drug or at least in the same class. I would have thought that the "sulfate" in the name would be a give away?

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    These are not sulfates. Sulfate used after a drug name is just the last name of the chemical, its the sulfate salt. It has nothing to do with sulfonamides. Allergy to sulfonamide antibiotics has no relationship to allergies to hydroxychloroquine. Is Tindamax a sulfa drug - had a severe allergy to plaquenil and we think it was the sulfa in the med a lot of my family members siblings and my parents and 1 child has bad allergy to sulfa meds. PLAQUENIL is indicated for the treatment of uncomplicated malaria due to P. falciparum, P. malariae, P. ovale, and P. vivax. PLAQUENIL is indicated for the prophylaxis of malaria in geographic areas where chloroquine resistance is not reported.

    Plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine) belongs to a group of medicines called quinolines. The active components are bound to a sulphur compound as it slows down release times compared to hydrogen chloride which are usually found in faster release medications. what you are allergic to is sulfonamides like bactrim, right? Sulfate used after a drug name is just the last name of the chemical, its the sulfate salt.

    Is plaquenil a sulfonamide

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  7. 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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    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. Malaria is common in areas such as Africa, South America, and Southern Asia. This medicine is not effective against all strains of malaria. Does Plaquenil Interact with other Medications? Severe Interactions. These medications are not usually taken together. Consult your healthcare professional e.g. doctor or pharmacist for more in. Plaquenil and other antimalarials are the key to controlling lupus long-term, and some lupus patients may be on Plaquenil for the rest of their lives. For this reason, you can think of antimalarials as a sort of “lupus life insurance.”

     
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    500 mg chloroquine phosphate (300 mg base) orally on the same day each week Comments: -If possible, suppressive therapy should start 2 weeks prior to exposure; if unable to start 2 weeks before exposure, an initial loading dose of 1 g chloroquine phosphate (600 mg base) may be taken orally in 2 divided doses, 6 hours apart. Pharmacokinetics of Quinine, Chloroquine and Amodiaquine. Chloroquine Oral Uses, Side Effects, Interactions, Pictures. Chloroquine Dosage Guide with Precautions -
     
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    Quinine and chloroquine - ScienceDirect Chloroquine. In addition to its use as an antimalarial drug, chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine is used in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis and connective tissue disease. Mechanisms of toxicity. Chloroquine causes cardiac sodium channel blockade, leading to slowing of atrioventricular conduction.

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