What is hydroxychloroquine prescribed for

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    What is hydroxychloroquine prescribed for


    It is used to prevent and treat acute attacks of malaria. It is also used to treat discoid or systemic lupus erythematosus and rheumatoid arthritis in patients whose symptoms have not improved with other treatments.

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    Hydroxychloroquine belongs to the family of medicines called antiprotozoals. Protozoa are tiny, one-celled animals. Some are parasites that can cause many different kinds of infections in the body. This medicine is used to prevent and to treat malaria and to treat some conditions such as liver disease caused by protozoa. Substitutes and alternatives to Plaquenil hydroxychloroquine for uses like Rheumatoid arthritis, Lupus and Malaria I have looked around and there seems to be other anti-malarials so it seems Plaquenil is not the only one, but I'm not sure how often these others are prescribed. Peace. I have tried other methods and also discussed these with my rheumy.and Lupus are pretty severe issues so most often prescript ions meds are needed.

    Hydroxychloroquine comes as a tablet to take by mouth. This medication is sometimes prescribed for other uses; ask your doctor or pharmacist for more information.

    What is hydroxychloroquine prescribed for

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    Rheumatoid Arthritis. The action of hydroxychloroquine is cumulative and may require weeks to months to achieve the maximum therapeutic effect see CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY. Initial adult dosage 400 mg to 600 mg 310 to 465 mg base daily, administered as a single daily dose or in two divided doses. For treatment of acute attacks of malaria in adults, one dose is usually taken right away, followed by half the dose 6 to 8 hours later and then half the dose once a day for the next 2 days. For prevention and treatment of malaria in infants and children, the amount of chloroquine phosphate is based on. Hydroxychloroquine sulfate sulfate base, and are for oral PLAQUENIL® HYDROXYCHLOROQUINE SULFATE TABLETS, USP DESCRIPTION PLAQUENIL h. ydroxychloroquine sulfate is a. white or practically white, crystalline. powder freely. soluble in water; practically insoluble in alcohol, chloroform, and in ether. The. chemical. name for

     
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    It is preferable that treatment for malaria should not be initiated until the diagnosis has been established by laboratory investigations. CDC - Malaria - Diagnosis & Treatment United States - Treatment U. S. Prophylactic use of antimalarials during pregnancy Malaria Treatment and Prevention
     
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    Chloroquine has long been used in the treatment or prevention of malaria from Plasmodium vivax, P. malariae, excluding the malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum, for it started to develop widespread resistance to it. Pharmacokinetics of Chloroquine and. Primaquine Oral Uses, Side Effects, Interactions, Pictures. Hydroxychloroquine MotherToBaby
     
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  10. Danusya Well-Known Member

    Chloroquine Oral Uses, Side Effects, Interactions, Pictures. Chloroquine is used to prevent or treat malaria caused by mosquito bites in countries where malaria is common. Malaria parasites can enter the body through these mosquito bites, and then live in body tissues such as red blood cells or the liver.

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