Hydroxychloroquine hyperpigmentation treatment

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  1. Mjauk Well-Known Member

    Hydroxychloroquine hyperpigmentation treatment


    Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention. Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur while taking hydroxychloroquine: Incidence not known Some side effects of hydroxychloroquine may occur that usually do not need medical attention.

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    Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil is not a new therapy. It has been used in rheumatology for decades and it's proven a very useful medication. Using multivariate logistic regression, we found that HCQ-induced pigmentation was independently associated with previous treatment with oral anticoagulants and/or antiplatelet agents and with higher blood HCQ concentration. CONCLUSIONS AND RELEVANCE Hydroxychloroquine-induced pigmentation is not a rare adverse effect of HCQ. Hydroxychloroquine is an antimalarial medication that can cause hyperpigmentation of nails, mucosa, and skin 1–5. Retrospective studies cite the incidence of drug-related hyperpigmentation from hydroxychloroquine to be as high as 33% of individuals. Elder abuse is a cause of significant morbidity and mortality in older individuals 7–9.

    Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine.

    Hydroxychloroquine hyperpigmentation treatment

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  4. Annular atrophic lichen planus with lesional thinning, hyperpigmentation, and residual scarring after 2 months of combined treatment with hydroxychloroquine 400 mg and acitretin 25 mg both once daily.

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    Some side effects of hydroxychloroquine may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Pigmentation appeared after a median duration of hydroxychloroquine treatment of 32 months with a median cumulative dose of 361 g. Overall, two patients reported that the appearance of pigmented lesions was preceded by the occurrence of ecchymotic areas following microtrauma. Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil is a common trade name is an anti-inflammatory oral medication that is commonly used to treat many autoimmune diseases. In the hair clinic, we use it for diseases such as lichen planopilaris, frontal fibrosing alopecia, pseudopelade and discoid lupus.

     
  5. Krups XenForo Moderator

    Hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil) is considered a disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drug (DMARD). Plaquenil vs. Mycophenolate mofetil hydrochloride side. Mycophenolate Mofetil & Mycophenolate Sodium Mycophenolate Mofetil Oral Route Side Effects - Mayo Clinic
     
  6. malik Moderator

    There are a number of different types and classes of medications used in the treatment of ankylosing spondylitis and related diseases. Do you take Plaquenil? - ObesityHelp Medications Used To Treat Ankylosing Spondylitis And Related. How effective is Prednisone for Ankylosing spondylitis by.
     
  7. derbooo User

    Hydroxychloroquine Side-effects, uses, time to work Hydroxychloroquine is commonly used alongside other disease-modifying drugs including methotrexate – especially for rheumatoid arthritis. However, some drugs can interact with hydroxychloroquine. Indigestion remedies for example, antacids including some over-the-counter preparations can stop hydroxychloroquine being absorbed.

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  8. freesignal Guest

    Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil is considered a disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drug DMARD. It can decrease the pain and swelling of arthritis. It may prevent joint damage and reduce the risk of long-term disability. Hydroxychloroquine is in a class of medications that was first used to prevent and treat malaria.

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