Please review the following URL and make sure that it is spelled correctly. Hello, I was recently told by my internal medicine doctor, after years of cataloging symptoms, that she was going to begin treating me for Lupus. Hydroxychloroquine and anemia Which of the following statements concerning chloroquine is correct Plaquenil and tinazidole Plaquenil for fatigue and pain. but hoping to go back to a low stress thcing part time at college level this summer. the Dr wants me to go back on Plaquenil. Plaquenil is primarily used to help with some of the symptoms of Sjogren's.reduce fatigue, and joint pain. It is also thought it help slow progression but not well documented for this. It is not expected to halt the disease process and reverse your SFN. So if this is what your doctor is thinking, then I wouldn't advise trying it. Hydroxychloroquine is a DMARD. The brand name is Plaquenil. What does Plaquenil do? Plaquenil relieves pain and swelling and prevents damage to joints. How long does Plaquenil take to work? Plaquenil works very slowly. In 1 to 3 months you should start to feel better. You may continue to get better for up to 1 year. I began taking it on Thanksgiving day and still experience these side effects. She started me on the generic version of Plaquenil at 200 mg. I have had extreme nausea, diarrhea, stomach cramps, and intense vertigo. Plaquenil and lower back pain Plaquenil -, Plaquenil causes and treats neuropathy? - NeuroTalk Support. Chloroquine autophagy lc3Is plaquenil safe during breastfeeding Find information about common, infrequent and rare side effects of Plaquenil Oral. Common and Rare Side Effects for Plaquenil Oral. Lupus Medicines Hydroxychloroquine - Brigham and Women's.. Biologic Drugs for Back Pain and Neck Pain. Lower back or side pain. noisy breathing. painful or difficult urination. red irritated eyes. red skin lesions, often with a purple center. severe mood or mental changes. sore throat sores, ulcers, or white spots on the lips or in the mouth. sticking out of the tongue. stomach pain. swelling of the feet or lower legs. swollen or painful glands Plaquenil and Neck pain - from FDA reports Summary Neck pain is found among people who take Plaquenil, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Enbrel, and have Pain. I had a hard week. Pain in lower back OUCH and all my joints. Having a hard time with my neck. It also gets locked. Could hardly walk around the house. Pain in my intestinal area. I look so darn pale. My neurologist had to up my meds. I called Glaxco who manufactures Boniva. Did you know that "ONE" IV treatment cost $1,500. I was shocked!