How to stop itching from chloroquine injection

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  1. Snarecert Well-Known Member

    How to stop itching from chloroquine injection


    It also associated with rheumatic disorders such as rheumatoid arthritis, and it is rheumatoid factor positive in 90 percent of cases. Hi, I started taking Plaquenil on June 24th and for the last four or 5 days have had horrible itching. My Rhuemy told me to stop taking it until all itching symptoms were gone, then wait another week and start up again with 1 pill (200mg) a day instead of 2 pills.

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    As the medication wears off, the itching gradually subsides. Severe discomfort may require treatment to help stop the itching. Apply cool compresses to areas of your body that itch. If you are also taking kaolin or antacids, take them at least 4 hours before or after using chloroquine. If you are also taking ampicillin, take it at least 2 hours before or after using this medicine. Dosing. The dose of this medicine will be different for different patients. Follow your doctor's orders or the directions on the label. Nov 25, 2019 If you stop using chloroquine early for any reason, talk to your doctor about other forms of malaria prevention. To treat malaria Chloroquine is usually given for 3 days, starting with one high dose followed by a smaller dose during the next 2 days in a row.

    I have been on Plaquenil for 11 months now without the return of any itching. Has anyone else experienced this infernal itch and what was your outcome. Thanks I had terrible itching for a few weeks but I noticed I felt so much better after about 6 to 7 weeks. The itching stopped without lowering the dose from 400mg.

    How to stop itching from chloroquine injection

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    Anti- itch creams and lotions containing camphor, menthol, phenol, pramoxine Caladryl, Tronolane, diphenhydramine Benadryl, or benzocaine can bring relief. Some cases of itching will respond to corticosteroid medications. I have had to stop my plaquenil and aside from the fatigue and joint pain that I knew I would have, I also now have a sunburned look on my face when I go out in the sun and itching skin, almost like a hive type rash on my back. Try a plant-based product like aloe vera gel or cooling menthol for simple itches caused by sunburns or mosquito bites. Menthol, which produces a cooling effect, is made from the peppermint plant.

     
  6. YO_maN Well-Known Member

    Plaquenil, hydroxychloroquine (HCQ), is an anti-malarial medication that has been proven to be useful in the treatment of patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA), systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and other inflammatory and autoimmune diseases. Plaquenil and Sulfa Allergies" Lupus Community - Support. Hydroxychloroquine - Wikipedia Hydroxychloroquine - Side Effects, Dosage, Interactions.
     
  7. SEOseller Guest

    Was told by the doctor that the med, should help me control the systemic arthrirts(Sjogren syndrome /lupus) after 4-6 months of using the med. I am on plaquenil but also experience some of the same things you do. What is the correct way to discontinue use of plaquenil? Hold the immunomodulators for surgery? Maybe yes, maybe no. Plaquenil Hydroxychloroquine Side effects, Images, Uses.
     
  8. Primavera Guest

    How long taking Plaquenil before side effects DailyStrength Been on plaquenil close to 3 months now and haven't noticed any side effect so far. Eye problems is one of the more serious side effects from plaquenil that you hear people talk about. My rheumy says it's mostly long term that causes the eye problems but recommends me to keep regular eye exams.

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  9. who_a_u Well-Known Member

    Prednisone or plaquenil causing tooth decay Feb 16, 2016 Lupus can cause dry mouth leading to tooth issues. And often Lupus is accompanied by a secondary disorder, Sjogren's Syndrome, which also causes dry mouth leading to tooth decay. I don't think the Plaquenil or the Prednisone are causing the issue -- you should check in with your rheumatologist.

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