Hydroxychloroquine side effects dry eyes

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    Hydroxychloroquine side effects dry eyes


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    Hydroxychloroquine is a well-tolerated medication for various rheumatologic and dermatologic conditions. Its main side effects are gastrointestinal upset, skin rash, headache, and ocular toxicity1. Within the eye, hydroxychloroquine can adversely impact the cornea, ciliary body, and retina1 Hydroxychloroquine may cause some people to be agitated, irritable, or display other abnormal behaviors. It may also cause some people to have suicidal thoughts and tendencies, or to become more depressed. If you or your caregiver notice any of these side effects, tell your doctor right away. This medicine may cause hypoglycemia low blood sugar. Other side effects people have besides Dry eyes * Rashes redness 164 people, 44.69% Joint Pain 163 people, 44.41% Fatigue feeling of tiredness 157 people, 42.78% Pain 145 people, 39.51% Drug Ineffective 137 people, 37.33% * Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

    Taking hydroxychloroquine long-term or at high doses may cause irreversible damage to the retina of your eye. Hydroxychloroquine is also an antirheumatic medicine and is used to treat symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis and discoid or systemic lupus erythematosus.

    Hydroxychloroquine side effects dry eyes

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  6. Uncontrolled eye movements unsteadiness, trembling, or other problems with muscle control or coordination vomiting Other side effects not listed may also occur in some patients. If you notice any other effects, check with your healthcare professional. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.

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    Common Plaquenil side effects may include headache, dizziness, ringing in your ears; nausea, vomiting, stomach pain; loss of appetite, weight loss; mood changes, feeling nervous or irritable; skin rash or itching; or. hair loss. This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. It is used to treat many diseases including malaria, rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus. Retinal toxicity from hydroxychloroquine is rare, but even if the medication is discontinued, vision loss may be irreversible and may continue to progress. Feb 19, 2020 Common side effects may include headache, dizziness, ringing in your ears; nausea, vomiting, stomach pain; loss of appetite, weight loss; mood changes, feeling nervous or irritable; skin rash or itching; or. hair loss.

     
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    Plaquenil, hydroxychloroquine (HCQ), is an anti-malarial medication that has been proven to be useful in the treatment of patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA), systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and other inflammatory and autoimmune diseases. Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil Toxicity and. Hydroxychloroquine Uses, Dosage & Side Effects - Doc just put me on a med called Hydr. - HealthUnlocked
     
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    Hydroxychloroquine is widely used in the treatment of post-Lyme arthritis. Chloroquine C18H26ClN3 ChemSpider Chloroquine - Wikipedia Chloroquine C18H26ClN3 - PubChem
     
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  10. An_To_Ha New Member

    Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil Toxicity and Recommendations. Chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine both belong to the quinolone family and share similar clinical indications and side effects, including retinal toxicity. Chloroquine-induced retinal toxicity was first described in 1959 and the retinal toxic effects of hydroxychloroquine were later described in 1967 3, 4.

    Chloroquine and Hydroxychloroquine Toxicity Practice.