Hydroxychloroquine blurry vision

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  1. Hydroxychloroquine blurry vision


    Tell your doctor and pharmacist about all of your drugs (prescription or OTC, natural products, vitamins) and health problems. You must check to make sure that it is safe for you to take Plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine) with all of your drugs and health problems.

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    Plaquenil is the brand name for the prescription drug hydroxychloroquine. It's used to treat and prevent malaria infection, and to reduce symptoms and progression of autoimmune diseases such as. The Risk of Retinal Toxicity with Plaquenil. Posted on Fri, Aug 29, 2014 Tweet; 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. The drops will make your vision blurry for a few hours or longer in some people. You may also be. more sensitive to light. Annual screening assessment. Once you have been taking hydroxychloroquine for five years you may be invited for annual. screening tests on the NHS. However some patients may not be entitled to this on the NHS.

    For all uses of Plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine): WARNING/CAUTION: Even though it may be rare, some people may have very bad and sometimes deadly side effects when taking a drug. Do not start, stop, or change the dose of any drug without checking with your doctor.

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  3. I have been on plaquenil for a while now and have started to have blurred vision. I have been to my eye doc. twice and all tests are normal. Should I continue to take it, I know that it can cause eye problems but my doc. says that it is very rare.

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    Common side effects linked with hydroxychloroquine use include nausea, loss of appetite, and headache. Nausea, blurred vision, and vomiting are common side effects of chloroquine use. More serious side effects associated with using hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine include fast heartbeat, ringing in the ears, vision changes, and muscle weakness. This may lead to lasting eyesight problems. The risk may be higher if you have some types of eye or kidney problems. The risk may also be higher with some doses of Plaquenil hydroxychloroquine, if you use Plaquenil hydroxychloroquine for longer than 5 years, or if you take certain other drugs like tamoxifen. Call your doctor right away if you have any eyesight changes like blurred or foggy eyesight, trouble focusing or reading, or trouble seeing in dim light. Hydroxychloroquine can cause • skin rashes, especially those made worse by sunlight • feeling sick nausea or indigestion • diarrhoea • headaches • bleaching of the hair or mild hair loss • ringing in the ears tinnitus • blurred vision. There is a small risk that hydroxychloroquine may damage the retina part of the

     
  4. Smile8979 New Member

    Hydroxychloroquine is used to treat or prevent malaria, a disease caused by parasites that enter the body through the bite of a mosquito. Hydroxychloroquine Side-effects, uses, time to work Plaquenil Hydroxychloroquine for Lupus - LupusCorner Drug spotlight on hydroxychloroquine Lupus Foundation of.
     
  5. RTKon Well-Known Member

    Hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil) is considered a disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drug (DMARD). Copaxone Effects on the Body What Is Plaquenil? - American Academy of Ophthalmology Plaquenil and immune system Lupus Forums at The Lupus Site
     
  6. kazhetsiatania Moderator

    Plaquenil Screening - Retinal Diagnostic Center If signs of early toxicity are detected, your doctor may suggest to your rheumatologist to stop Plaquenil and switch to a different medication for your systemic illness. Sometimes the toxicity is not reversible. Patients taking the drug should have an early baseline assessment of visual acuity, macular appearance and central field sensitivity.

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  7. krisstail Well-Known Member

    Malaria Medication Antimalarials This agent is approved in the United States for the prophylaxis and treatment of mild chloroquine-resistant malaria. It may be a good prophylactic option for patients who are visiting areas with chloroquine-resistant malaria and who cannot tolerate mefloquine. Each tab combines 250 mg of atovaquone and 100 mg of proguanil hydrochloride.

    Chloroquine treatment for uncomplicated childhood malaria in an area.