Plaquenil and prednisone will i lose weight or gain weight

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  1. Plaquenil and prednisone will i lose weight or gain weight

    I am not shocked about having it just being diagnosed with it. I have seen my rheumatologist for five years and I guess she just thought it was time.

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    Dosage for Plaquenil. The adult dose of Plaquenil to suppress malaria is 400 mg on the same day each week. The pediatric weekly suppressive dosage is 5 mg/kg of body weight. The adult dose of Plaquenil to treat an acute attack of malaria is an initial dose of 800 mg followed by 400 mg in six to eight hours and 400 mg for two more days. Thank you for posting one of the few reviews of prednisone that doesn’t solely blame the person overeating for the weight gainprednisone in high enough amounts will put fat on. I was on a salvage treatment of 250 mgs of prednisone a day, I know that’s a massive dose, I was given too much chemo then tapered. I started on Plaquenil almost a year ago when diagnosed with MCTD and have gained almost 20 pounds. The only other med I am on is levothyroxine, my thyroid is well controlled and I have been on this med over 3 years. My rheum say patients with MCTD typically lose weight, guess I am not his typical patient.

    She tried to put me on it two years ago even before she diagnosed me because she has always suspected lupus. Anyway, I'm scared to death to take plaquenil but I know that I probably should.

    Plaquenil and prednisone will i lose weight or gain weight

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  3. Plaquenil is the newest & safest in the class. The drug helps with skin rashes, hair loss, mouth ulcers, joint pain & swelling, fatigue, etc. It takes perhaps 3-4 months to build up & reach full effect. GOOD NEWS hair loss & weight gain are NOT associated with Plaquenil.

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    You may find that you gain a bit of weigh on Prednisone, but I wouldn't imagine it'd be anymore than 5-6lbs. Plaquenil can make you feel unwell and eat less, so you may lose weight from that. I. Mar 10, 2017 The only other potential cause would be constipation, but it's more likely the weight gain would have happened over a longer period than you mentioned. Prednisone is known for causing water retention, and for causing weight gain in long-term users. The water retention can cause a symptom frequently referred to as "moon face". Dec 18, 2018 Although any dose could potentially cause weight gain, doses of 5 mg or more per day were most likely to cause an increase in weight. Additionally, long-term use will cause more marked weight gain than short-term use. According to UCSF Health, the higher the dose and the longer the duration, the worse the side effects.

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    Background: The American Academy of Ophthalmology recommendations on screening for chloroquine (CQ) and hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) retinopathy are revised in light of new information about the prevalence of toxicity, risk factors, fundus distribution, and effectiveness of screening tools. My Take on New Ocular Screening Guidelines for Plaquenil. Plaquenil Hydroxychloroquine Uses, Dosage, Side Effects. Cost of Lupus Treatment - Consumer Information
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    Reduced platelet content in the blood is not always a serious problem. How Rheumatoid Arthritis Affects Platelets Common and Rare Side Effects for Plaquenil Oral Long-Term Side Effects of Plaquenil for Rheumatoid.
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    Hydroxychloroquine sulfate 200mg film-coated Tablets. Each tablet contains 200mg of the active substance, hydroxychloroquine sulfate. The other ingredients are lactose monohydrate, maize starch, magnesium stearate, polypovidone, hypromellose, macrogol and titanium dioxide E171.

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    Growing Back that Gorgeous Head of Hair - Lupus, Humor, and. Dec 13, 2012 ~shalyserenee~ said. This post spoke pretty directly to me as I have both been on Plaquenil and have lost all my hair when I was originally diagnosed w Lupus 15 years ago and experienced some serious weight loss while on dialysis and thru the first few month after my kidney transplant alittle less than a year ago.

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