Chloroquine systemic lupus erythematosus

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    Chloroquine systemic lupus erythematosus


    Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention. Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur while taking chloroquine: Incidence not known Some side effects of chloroquine may occur that usually do not need medical attention.

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    Jul 30, 2019 Several cases of hypopigmentation of the skin have been reported. Most of the patients described were African or of African descent with dark skin who had been exposed to the sun. One was a Hispanic patient who developed vitiligo-like skin depigmentation after 1 month of chloroquine therapy for cutaneous lupus erythematosus. The skin rapidly repigmented after discontinuation of chloroquine therapy. Systemic lupus erythematosus; treatment; disease activity; We thank Drs Figueroa-Parra et al for their interest in our paper1 and their comment regarding the value of chloroquine CQ as an alternative antimalarial in systemic lupus erythematosus SLE.2 As the authors point out, there are data, mostly for older studies, to support the efficacy of CQ in SLE.3 Nevertheless, over the last 20. Patients with systemic lupus erythematosus have higher levels of homocysteine, a known risk factor for atherosclerosis.15 Intervention, in the form of both lifestyle modifications and.

    Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine.

    Chloroquine systemic lupus erythematosus

    Discoid Lupus Erythematosus Medication Antimalarial agents., Chloroquine as alternative antimalarial in systemic lupus.

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    Hydroxychloroquine is the drug of choice when a systemic agent is needed for discoid lupus erythematosus DLE. Chloroquine is second-line antimalarial therapy. Chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine should not be used in combination due to the increased risk of ocular toxicity. Systemic lupus erythematosus is a multisystem inflammatory disease that is often difficult to diagnose. Before the diagnosis can be established, four of 11 clinical and laboratory criteria must be. Chloroquine is a medication used to prevent and to treat malaria in areas where malaria is known to be sensitive to its effects. Certain types of malaria, resistant strains, and complicated cases typically require different or additional medication. It is also occasionally used for amebiasis that is occurring outside the intestines, rheumatoid arthritis, and lupus erythematosus. It is taken by mouth. Common side effects include muscle problems, loss of appetite, diarrhea, and skin rash. Serious

     
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    Plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine) belongs to a group of medicines called quinolines. Hydroxychloroquine Oral Route Side Effects - Mayo Clinic Hydroxychloroquine toxicity - EyeWiki What Is Plaquenil? - American Academy of Ophthalmology
     
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    Retinal toxicity associated with chronic exposure to hydroxychloroquine. 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.

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