What was hydroxychloroquine originally used for

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    What was hydroxychloroquine originally used for


    In Mexico, Health authorities have recently reported that there are two drugs that could be effective in fighting the new Coronavirus Covid-19; which are already being tested. Gustavo Reyes TerĂ¡n, head of the Coordinating Commission of National Institutes of Health and High Specialty Hospitals (CCINSHAE), reported that the drug Hydroxychloroquine or Plaquenil is in our country and is commonly used for other evils The holder of the CCINSHAE ensures that the Hydroxychloroquine could be used through clinical trials with the Mexican population and thus combat the new Coronavirus Covid-19. Hydroxychloroquine or Plaquenil It is commonly used to treat various complications as a result of lupus and other connective tissue disorders; that is to say, the set of cells of the organism that has the same function and that constitute the fundamental structure of the different organs of the human body.

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    Hydroxychloroquine is one of many medications frequently used in rheumatology practice. Its remarkable versatility is attested by its routine use in lupus, in patients with an autoimmune coagulopathy, in patients with rheumatoid arthritis, as well as those with a low-level inflammatory arthropathy. Hydroxychloroquine HCQ, sold under the brand name Plaquenil among others, is a medication used for the prevention and treatment of certain types of malaria. Specifically it is used for chloroquine-sensitive malaria. Other uses include treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, and porphyria cutanea tarda. It is taken by mouth. Originally, hydroxychloroquine was used to prevent and treat malaria and was considered very effective. Now it is generally used for rheumatoid arthritis, but it has also been shown to work well for juvenile arthritis, some lupus symptoms, and other types of autoimmune conditions.

    It has also been used to prevent and treat malaria. Hydroxychloroquine or Plaquenil It is part of a series of medications that were originally used to prevent and treat malaria, but, at present, it is used for discomforts such as rheumatoid arthritis, some symptoms of lupus and other autoimmune diseases.

    What was hydroxychloroquine originally used for

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  7. Jun 13, 2019 Plaquenil Hydroxychloroquine sulfate is a drug originally used to prevent or treat malaria. Malaria is a serious but rare disease caused by bites from infected mosquitos. Now the drug is used to treat inflammatory diseases. This type of disease occurs when the body's immune system attacks its own healthy tissue.

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    Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil is a drug that is classified as an anti-malarial drug. Plaquenil is prescribed for the treatment or prevention of malaria. It is also prescribed for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, and the side effects of lupus such as hair loss, joint pain, and more. Side effects, drug interactions, pregnancy safety. Plaquenil is the brand name of hydroxychloroquine, a drug used to prevent or treat malaria 2. Plaquenil is also used for long-term treatment of autoimmune diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis RA and systemic lupus erythmatosis. According to the Mayo Clinic, it can take up to six months' constant use before an effect is seen in RA 1. Efficacy and Safety of Hydroxychloroquine for Treatment of Pneumonia Caused by 2019-nCoV HC-nCoV The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators.

     
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    Hydroxychloroquine is used to treat or prevent malaria, a disease caused by parasites that enter the body through the bite of a mosquito. Donating Blood & Platelets Medications That May Delay. PATIENT FACT SHEET Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil Can you take Mucinex and DayQuil together Drugs Details
     
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    Hydroxychloroquine - Wikipedia Hydroxychloroquine HCQ, sold under the brand name Plaquenil among others, is a medication used for the prevention and treatment of certain types of malaria. Specifically it is used for chloroquine-sensitive malaria. Other uses include treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, and porphyria cutanea tarda. It is taken by mouth.

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