Coming off hydroxychloroquine

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  1. Dash New Member

    Coming off hydroxychloroquine


    I did stop it for 2 weeks early in the treatment due to having to take a coupld other drugs that seemed to give me side effects. I just quit the plaquenil to give my liver a rest at that time. Plaquenil isn a antiparasitic drug with anti-inflammatory affect.

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    So that's the update. The lesson here is - for those who need to go off plaquenil, be careful about just going off it cold turkey. Obviously some of CAN do that, but if you don't know if you're one of them - better to be on the safe side and wean slowly. Take it from me! I am feeling much better after bumping my dose back up over the last few. Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil is a very useful drug to treat Rheumatoid Arthritis and Lupus but it can have some significant visual side effects unless properly dosed and monitored. any of these changes as early as possible is because in many instances the changes are not reversible even if you come off the medication. Some people may have difficulty tapering off steroids despite incremental tapers of only 1 milligram. Occasionally, tapering on an every-other-day basis may be useful. For example, instead of tapering from 4 milligrams to 3 milligrams of prednisone, a doctor may prescribe taking 4 milligrams one day and 3 milligrams the next day, and.

    Over the years on this site we have had quite a few people post that they didn't think that the plaquenil was working so they would stop taking it. I have done a lot of research on this drug and haven't run into anybody who has complained of the withdrawal effect.

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  5. Great to hear this, I’m also on this medication starting at 200mg daily and trying to get up to 400mg I’ve had no problems with it so far except for a very stubborn UTI infection hopefully it’s got nothing to do with hydroxychloroquine because so far this is the only drug I’ve been able to take that hasn’t caused stomach issues and I can actually feel it helping with the swelling and.

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  9. Auren New Member

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