Plaquenil cause hyperpigmentation

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  1. Kot137 New Member

    Plaquenil cause hyperpigmentation


    So whenever something goes wrong inside, it eventually starts reflecting on the skin. One such sign is hyperpigmentation, a sign from your skin that all is not well within your body.

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    In rare cases, Plaquenil can cause cardiomyopathy, a chronic disease of the heart muscle. If you're taking Plaquenil for an autoimmune condition, your symptoms should begin to improve after a few. Health conditions that can cause hyperpigmentation Skin discolouration or hyperpigmentation is a sign of underlying health problems. Switch to हिंदी. Skin Hyperpigmentation with Hydroxychloroquine 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.

    It is mainly caused due to the overproduction of melanin, the pigment that gives skin its colour. Hyperpigmentation is a dermatological condition when the getting discoloured and darkened in places.

    Plaquenil cause hyperpigmentation

    Drug-induced hyperpigmentation DermNet NZ, Health conditions that can cause hyperpigmentation

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  5. 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.

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    I believe this has been mentioned a while back, but thought I'd ask again who has gotten small brown spots on their skin after sun exposure? I've been on Plaquenil about 2 months, and it has helped my knee/back pain, which is wonderful! I also had read that th Our data support the hypothesis that hydroxychloroquine-induced pigmentation is secondary to ecchymosis or bruising. OBJECTIVE To describe the clinical features and outcome of hydroxychloroquine HCQ-induced pigmentation in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus SLE. Sep 13, 2019 Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Plaquenil. For the Consumer. Applies to hydroxychloroquine oral tablet. Along with its needed effects, hydroxychloroquine the active ingredient contained in Plaquenil may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

     
  6. abcd67 New Member

    500 mg chloroquine phosphate (300 mg base) orally on the same day each week Comments: -If possible, suppressive therapy should start 2 weeks prior to exposure; if unable to start 2 weeks before exposure, an initial loading dose of 1 g chloroquine phosphate (600 mg base) may be taken orally in 2 divided doses, 6 hours apart. Chloroquine - Wikipedia Chloroquine Phosphate Powder API Manufacturer & Supplier India History of antimalarials Medicines for Malaria Venture
     
  7. ussdv User

    After seeing my rheumatologist, he wants to put me on Plaquenil, mostly because I complained of recent onset of thinning/loss of hair which is freaking me out. Tips to Prevent Hair Loss in Lupus Patients Arthritis Medications and Hair Loss Arthritis Foundation How to Prevent Hair Loss from Lupus 11 Steps with Pictures
     
  8. Serkys User

    Will you have Hair loss with Plaquenil - eHealthMe Time on Plaquenil when people have Hair loss * 1 month 10.31 % ; 1 - 6 months 31.96 % ; 6 - 12 months 10.31 % ; 1 - 2 years 10.31 % ; 2 - 5 years 15.46 % ; 5 - 10 years 9.28 % ; 10+ years 12.37 % ; Gender of people who have Hair loss when taking Plaquenil * female 93.41 % ; male 6.59 % ; Age of people who have Hair loss when taking Plaquenil *

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