Patient teaching for hydroxychloroquine

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    Patient teaching for hydroxychloroquine


    Such is the case with hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil), a drug developed during World War II to treat malaria. Today, it's often prescribed for rheumatic diseases, particularly systemic lupus erythematosus and rheumatoid arthritis.

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    Plaquenil. Brand Names Canada. APO-Hydroxyquine; MINT-Hydroxychloroquine; MYLAN-Hydroxychloroquine DSC; Plaquenil; PRO-Hydroxychloroquine-200 DSC What is this drug used for? It is used to treat or prevent malaria. It is used to treat lupus. It is used to treat rheumatoid arthritis. It may be given to you for other reasons. Talk with the doctor. Life Threatening Severe QTc Prolongation in Patient with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus due to Hydroxychloroquine John P. O'Laughlin, 1 Parag H. Mehta, 1, * and Brian C. Wong 2 1 New York Methodist Hospital, Department of Internal Medicine, 506 6th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11215, USA Your doctor will calculate this amount and tell you how much hydroxychloroquine your child should receive. For lupus erythematosus, one or two tablets are usually taken once or twice daily. For rheumatoid arthritis, one to three tablets are usually taken once a day. Hydroxychloroquine can be taken with a glass of milk or a meal to decrease nausea.

    The drug works by slowly altering the acid-base balance of immune cells and limiting their ability to process antigens. In this article, I'll describe what you and your patient need to know about Plaquenil therapy, based on my experience as a nurse who's cared for patients with these conditions—and as someone who takes this medication for lupus. If your patient has lupus or rheumatoid arthritis, Plaquenil can help improve her symptoms and enhance her quality of life.

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    Classified as a disease modifying anti-rheumatic drug DMARD used primarily to treat patients with rheumatoid arthritis. Research suggests limited benefit. Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil Fatigue, joint pain Mild mostly GI symptoms, except for serious eye problems with chronic use at high dosages Nov 09, 2018 Hydroxychloroquine is used to treat or prevent malaria, a disease caused by parasites that enter the body through the bite of a mosquito. Malaria is common in areas such as Africa, South America, and Southern Asia. This medicine is not effective against all strains of malaria. Hydroxychloroquine usage in US patients, their experiences of tolerability and adherence, and implications for treatment survey results from 3127 patients with SLE conducted by the Lupus Foundation of America. Daniel J Wallace, 1 Karin Tse, 2 Leslie Hanrahan, 3 Rupert Davies, 4 and Michelle A Petri 5

     
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