Plaquenil and plastic surgery

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  1. unsorgene User

    Plaquenil and plastic surgery


    If you believe this is a mistake then make sure that Javascript and cookies are enabled on your browser and that you are not blocking them from loading. Plaquenil (Hydroxychloroquine sulfate) is a drug originally used to prevent or treat malaria.

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    For example, it appears to be safe for patients on methotrexate to continue on therapy during elective orthopedic surgery. Evidence for this comes from a randomized clinical trial in which patients with rheumatoid arthritis RA were assigned to either continue on methotrexate MTX or suspend taking it for 2 weeks before and 2 weeks after surgery. There are many risks of undergoing dental surgery while taking the drug Plaquenil. You can for example experience severe dizziness or drowsiness. Plastic surgery is not exempt from these risks. Hydroxychloroquine-induced pigmentation lesions usually begin after a few months or years of treatment. When we compared our patients with the controls, we found no significant association with the duration of HCQ treatment or with the cumulative dose of HCQ.

    Now the drug is used to treat inflammatory diseases. Malaria is a serious but rare disease caused by bites from infected mosquitos.

    Plaquenil and plastic surgery

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  6. When should you see an ophthalmologist when taking Plaquenil? If you take Plaquenil, here is when to see an ophthalmologist Before Plaquenil treatment begins. You will have a “baseline” eye exam. This measures the health of your eyes and looks for retinal or macular disease. Once a year while taking Plaquenil.

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    If you are considering a surgery, I would suggest you to consult a board-certified plastic surgeon. Only after a thorough examination you will get more information and recommendations. Daniel Barrett, MD. Certified, American Board of Plastic Surgery. Member, American Society of Plastic Surgery. Member, American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Jan 23, 2011 I just had major spine surgery in November. The surgeon had me check with my rheumy about stopping Plaquenil and I was told to continue it, or just stop it the day of surgery then get right back on, I asked what would happen if I stopped for a week and was told I'd risk going into a flare. I stayed on it and surgery went OK. The toxicity profile of hydroxychloroquine contributes little risk in stopping or continuing use during surgery since individuals are able to recover quickly with this medication after outpatient operations 20,21. It appears to be safe treatment for RA in the presence of elective surgery with renal function monitoring 17.

     
  7. netfunk Well-Known Member

    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. Hydroxychloroquine-related retinal toxicity Rheumatology. Hydroxychloroquine An old drug with new relevance Cleveland Clinic. Hydroxychloroquine-Induced Retinopathy SpringerLink
     
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  9. Mad Cat New Member

    Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil Side Effects & Dosage for Malaria Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil is a drug that is classified as an anti-malarial drug. Plaquenil is prescribed for the treatment or prevention of malaria. It is also prescribed for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, and the side effects of lupus such as hair loss, joint pain, and more.

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