How do you stop taking plaquenil

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  1. rwman Well-Known Member

    How do you stop taking plaquenil


    I did stop it for 2 weeks early in the treatment due to having to take a coupld other drugs that seemed to give me side effects. I just quit the plaquenil to give my liver a rest at that time. Plaquenil isn a antiparasitic drug with anti-inflammatory affect.

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    Feb 19, 2020 Tell your doctor if you experience serious side effects of Plaquenil including. muscle weakness, twitching, uncontrolled movement, loss of balance or coordination, blurred vision, light sensitivity, seeing halos around lights, pale skin, easy bruising or; bleeding, confusion, unusual thoughts or behavior, or; seizures convulsions. Dosage for Plaquenil Take Plaquenil EXACTLY as prescribed by your physician. Do not stop taking the medication without first speaking to your doctor. Taking Hydroxychloroquine with food and/or milk can help prevent stomach upset. If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you remember. If you are taking hydroxychloroquine for symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis, your symptoms should improve within 6 months. If your rheumatoid arthritis symptoms do not improve, or if they worsen, stop taking the drug and call your doctor. Once you and your doctor are sure the drug works for you.

    Over the years on this site we have had quite a few people post that they didn't think that the plaquenil was working so they would stop taking it. I have done a lot of research on this drug and haven't run into anybody who has complained of the withdrawal effect.

    How do you stop taking plaquenil

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  3. Nov 17, 2011 If you stop taking the pills in the middle of the month you will have bleeding approximately 2-5 days later, followed by a regular period a couple of weeks later. This occurs from the drop in estrogen supplied from the pills.

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    After 1 1/2 yrs of my Rheumatologist after me to take the Plaquenil, I'm finally doing it. I have an eye doctors appointment this week and I'll take my first pill after the check up. I am so very scared of it. Thanks to luppylupus Thank you for explaining what the Plaquenil does and how it does it. How to use Plaquenil. Hydroxychloroquine is usually taken with food or milk to prevent stomach upset. The dosage and length of treatment are based on your medical condition and response to therapy. In children, dosage is also based on weight. Aug 26, 2016 Plaquenil is supposed to stay in your system for 1-2 months after you stop taking it. Try to rest, stay hydrated and away from sick ppl for now and hopefully you will not have any issues

     
  4. Aurum Well-Known Member

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  5. Orpheus Guest

    Applies to hydroxychloroquine: oral tablet Along with its needed effects, hydroxychloroquine may cause some unwanted effects. Will you have Vitreous floaters with Plaquenil - eHealthMe Scotoma or floater? - Eye Care - MedHelp Hydroxychloroquine Indications, Side Effects, Warnings.
     
  6. charlik2 User

    New Guidelines for Hydroxychloroquine Visual Screening Screening guidelines were updated this year, with some pertinent changes for our profession to note. Cumulative dose is no longer a risk factor, but more of a tool in the screening of our patients.

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  7. statsky New Member

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