Hydroxychloroquine immune suppressant

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    Hydroxychloroquine immune suppressant


    Had symtoms of malar rash, joint pain especially in hands, fatigue , dry eyes and dry skin . Had a biopsy of skin and confirmed cutaneous lupus. I was put on Plaquenil and for the past 8 years I have been fine with it . Now this year I have been having things pop up that are related to a low immune system.

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    The mechanism is unknown. Combining telbivudine Tyzeka and hydroxychloroquine may increase the risk of unexplained muscle pain, tenderness, or weakness because both drugs cause such side effects. Hydroxychloroquine suppresses the immune system and should not be combined with drugs that also suppress the immune system or live vaccines. Doctors give trusted answers on uses, effects, side-effects, and cautions Dr. Machanic on does hydroxychloroquine suppress the immune system been shown to affect the immune system. It tends to weaken it. The types of drugs that have been used to treat lupus include NSAIDs, corticosteroids and other immune system suppressing drugs, hydroxychloroquine, and the newest lupus drug, Benlysta. Lupus.

    Does anybody have any input concerning taking Plaquenil for long term therapy ? Some of my doctors think It is the Plaquenil causing it but then some say that Plaquenil is not an immunosuppressant drug that for some reason my immune system is out of wack . I tried to only take 100 mg to see if it would make a difference but I started with terrible joint pain and fatigue so I am back on the 200 mg a day.

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  3. All of my symtoms pretty much cleared up. Now this year I have been having things pop up that are related to a low immune system. Some of my doctors think It is the Plaquenil causing it but then some say that Plaquenil is not an immunosuppressant drug that for some reason my immune system is out of wack. I only take 200 mg a day.

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    Dosage for Plaquenil. The adult dose of Plaquenil to suppress malaria is 400 mg on the same day each week. The pediatric weekly suppressive dosage is 5 mg/kg of body weight. The adult dose of Plaquenil to treat an acute attack of malaria is an initial dose of 800 mg followed by 400 mg in six to eight hours and 400 mg for two more days. Unlike other DMARDs, Plaquenil does not suppress the immune system. It changes something within the cell to decrease the inflammation. I've been on it 6 months and my joints, fatigue and nose/mouth ulcers have improved. I've had one cold since then, which isn't more than usual for me. Suppressed Immune system because of steroids and 12.5 methotrexate. Thanks Immune system happy Christmas to you too. Oral surgeon says \"Breeding ground for bacteria\" and \"your immune system must be taking a beating\" Hydroxychloroquine ; Hydroxychloroquine

     
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    This table lists symptoms that people with this disease may have. Dermatology pearls for the rheumatologist cutaneous lupus. Amyopathic Dermatomyositis Less Benign than We Believed. Will you have Dermatomyositis with Plaquenil - eHealthMe
     
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    Hydroxychloroquine Side Effects, Dosage, Uses, and More Serious side effects and their symptoms can include the following blurred vision or other vision changes. ringing in your ears or hearing loss. angioedema, or rapid swelling of your skin. hives. mild or severe bronchospasm that causes trouble breathing. sore throat. unusual bleeding or bruising.

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    What should I watch for taking acetaminophen and plaquenil. What should I watch for taking acetaminophen and plaquenil hydroxychloroquine both as I can't take any other pain relievers due to making worse my autoimmune uriticaria?

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