Can plaquenil cause low wbc

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    Can plaquenil cause low wbc


    The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise Copyright © 2014 Health Grades Inc. I say "treated" because I never was placed on any medication and my treatment consisted of regular CBC's to count my platelets, which ranged from 28,000 three years ago to 125,000 in April.

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    Renal clearance in rheumatoid arthritis RA patients taking Plaquenil for at least six months seemed to be similar to that of the single dose studies in volunteers, suggesting that no change occurs with chronic dosing. Range for renal clearance of unchanged drug was approximately 16 to 30%. Plaquenil and White blood cell count decreased - from FDA reports Summary White blood cell count decreased is found among people who take Plaquenil, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 month, also take medication Enbrel, and have High blood pressure. Low white cells are a part of the autoimmune issue. This is something that I have dealt with for years. I have been on the Plaquenil a couple of years now and my immunologist told me that Plaquenil doesn't cause the same issues as the DMARDS or the methotrexates, imuran.

    I was fortunate to have to switch hemotologists in April because my new Hemo did some additional tests which suggested Lupus. I was dx with Lupus in May, after being "treated" for idiopathic thrombocytopenia purpura for three and a half years.

    Can plaquenil cause low wbc

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  4. Medications or substances causing Low white blood cell count The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Low white blood cell count as a symptom. This list is incomplete and various other drugs or substances may cause your symptoms see Low white blood cell count.

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    Yes, Plaquenil can cause aplastic anemia, agranulocytosis, leukopenia, anemia, thrombocytopenia. So yes, this could be the cause of your WBC count going down, and for anemia that you have. Apart from that it can also be due to anti-thyroid cancer drugs. A complete blood count CBC is the most commonly performed lab test in the U. S. and is used to analyze red blood cells RBCs, white blood cells WBCs, and platelets. Many people with systemic lupus have abnormal CBCs. White blood cell counts can be low leukopenia due to lupus, immunosuppressive therapy, or the presence of a virus. After my most recent visit, where I again refused an Rx of plaquenil, I was really bothered by some physical symptoms. a lot of pain in my joints and my limbs, headaches, and the worst -- fatigue. If I could take a nap every day, I would. and I could sleep for ever.

     
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