Hydroxychloroquine sulphate dosage

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  1. petr234 Moderator

    Hydroxychloroquine sulphate dosage


    Malaria is common in areas such as Africa, South America, and Southern Asia. This medicine is not effective against all strains of malaria.

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    Sep 01, 2019 Hydroxychloroquine sulfate tablets are indicated for the treatment of uncomplicated malaria due to P. falciparum, P. malariae, P. ovale, and P. vivax. Hydroxychloroquine sulfate tablets are indicated for the prophylaxis of malaria in geographic areas where chloroquine resistance is not reported. Limitations of Use in Malaria Hydroxychloroquine is a relatively well tolerated medicine. The most common adverse reactions. reported are stomach pain, nausea, vomiting, and headache. These side effects can often be lessened by taking hydroxychloroquine with food. Hydroxychloroquine may also cause itching in some people. All medicines may have some side effects. Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil is used to treat malaria, lupus, and rheumatoid arthritis. Learn about side effects, warnings, dosage, and more.

    Hydroxychloroquine may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide. Hydroxychloroquine is also used to treat symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis and discoid or systemic lupus erythematosus.

    Hydroxychloroquine sulphate dosage

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  4. Children—Dose is based on body weight and must be determined by your doctor. At first, 13 mg per kg of body weight taken as a single dose. Then, 6.5 mg per kg of body weight taken 6 hours, 24 hours, and 48 hours after the first dose. However, dose is usually not more than 800 mg for the first dose and not more than 400 mg for the next doses.

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    Annual screening may be commenced before 5 years of treatment if additional risk factors for retinal toxicity exist, such as concomitant tamoxifen therapy, impaired renal function eGFR less than 60 mL/minute/1.73 m 2 or high-dose therapy greater than 5 mg/kg/day of hydroxychloroquine sulfate. In a small percentage of patients, side effects may require temporary reduction of the initial dosage. Maintenance adult dosage When a good response is obtained, the dosage may be reduced by 50 percent and continued at a maintenance level of 200 mg to 400 mg 155 to 310 mg base daily, administered as a single daily dose or in two divided doses. The molecular weight of hydroxychloroquine sulfate is 433.95, and molecular formula is C 18 H 26 ClN 3 O. H 2 SO 4. PLAQUENIL hydroxychloroquine sulfate tablets contain 200 mg hydroxychloroquine sulfate, equivalent to 155 mg base, and are for oral administration.

     
  5. dragon777 Moderator

    My husband has been taking Plaquenil (generic hydroxychloroquine) for almost 2 yrs., under a rheumatologist's care. He became very ill, and was diagnosed w/ viral meningial encephalitis. What Conditions does Plaquenil Treat? - WebMD The Risk of Retinal Toxicity with Plaquenil Plaquenil Side Effects Common, Severe, Long Term -
     
  6. geg_MOPO3 New Member

    Common sites of involvement are the sides, front and lower back of the scalp. Lichen Planopilaris Treatment Dermatology Education Lichen Planopilaris Natural Treatments - Healthy Focus Hydroxychloroquine and lichen planopilaris Efficacy and.
     
  7. SeoHoster Guest

    What are the side effects of using hydroxychloroquine. Hydroxychloroquine plaquenil and sulfasalazine azulfidine are used for mild rheumatoid arthritis. they are not as powerful as other dmards, but they usually cause fewer side effects.

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  8. progresser Well-Known Member

    Hydroxychloroquine Indication, Dosage, Side Effect. Hydroxychloroquine may enhance the effect of hypoglycaemic agents. May increase plasma digoxin level. Increased risk of Torsades de pointes w/ QTc-prolonging agents e.g. disopyramide, quinidine, amiodarone, sotalol, cisapride. Increased risk of convulsion w/ mefloquine. Antacids may interfere w/ hydroxychloroquine absorption.

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