Can you take prednisone with hydroxychloroquine

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    Can you take prednisone with hydroxychloroquine


    Hydroxychloroquine is available as the brand-name drug Plaquenil. Generic drugs usually cost less than the brand-name version. Hydroxychloroquine may be used as part of a combination therapy.

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    I was just letting you know how my experience with plaquenil went. Some folks take the generic w/ no problems. I take generic on most of my other meds w/ no problems. It might be too that you are being taken off the prednisone too fast. This can lead to a withdrawal syndrome if it isnt done very slowly. You can take Advil or another NSAID while taking Plaquenil hydroxychloroquine as long as NSAID isn't contraindicated for you. Has anyone's doctor suggested taking plaquenil to help taper off prednisone. My Rheum thinks that plaquenil will help me get to a lower dose of prednisone since I can't get past 7.5 mg without a flare.

    Hydroxychloroquine is used to treat lupus erythematosus and rheumatoid arthritis. It isn’t fully understood how this drug works to treat lupus erythematosus or rheumatoid arthritis. That means you may need to take it with other drugs. It treats malaria by killing the parasites that cause the disease.

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  4. If you are having fatigue, joint swelling and pain while on Plaquenil hydroxychloroquine and Prednisone you may want to re-evaluate your total treatment. Vitamin c with bioflavanoids together with a high quality curcurmin and boswelia can block histamine and cytokines found elevated in rheumatoid arthritis.

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    I started on Hydroxychloroquine and prednisone at the end of December. Just saw rheumy yesterday because the prednisone wasn't having any affect on 20 mg/day and my rheumy didn't want to increase the prednisone any higher. So she has put me on methotrexate. She said I can take the dose all at one time or spread it out throughout the day. Hello and Welcome to ‘Ask A Doctor’ service. I have reviewed your query and here is my advice. It's not safe to take Ibuprofen while on Prednisone. Taking Ibuprofen together with Prednisone may increase the risk of side effects in the gastrointestinal tract such as inflammation, bleeding. Taking cyclosporine with hydroxychloroquine can increase the amount of cyclosporine in your body. This may increase your risk of side effects from cyclosporine. Disclaimer Our goal is to provide you with the most relevant and current information. However, because drugs interact differently in each person.

     
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    Susceptible strains of Escherichia coli, Enterobacter spp, Klebsiella spp, Staphylococcus aureus, and S saprophyticus Macrocrystals (Macrodantin, Furadantin, and equivalents): 50-100 mg PO q6hr for 7 days or for 3 days after obtaining sterile urine Monohydrate/macrocrystals (Macrobid and equivalents): 100 mg PO q12hr for 7 days or for 3 days after obtaining sterile urine Long-term prophylaxis/suppression: 50-100 mg macrocrystals PO HS for up to 12 months Avoid for long-term UTI suppression; possible pulmonary toxicity; safer alternatives are available Not drug of choice in elderly because of unfavorable side-effect profile Loses effectiveness in patients with Cr Cl Suspected adverse reactions, contact Casper Pharma LLC. Individual plans may vary and formulary information changes. Macrobid nitrofurantoin Side Effects & Drug Interactions Macrobid Drug Interactions - Antibiotics Home Page Chloroquine vs Hydroxychloroquine Comparison -
     
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    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 Plaquenil Toxicity and Recommendations. Despite Plaquenil dosing recommendations, retinal toxicity. Hydroxychloroquine Professional Patient Advice -
     
  7. Rena Well-Known Member

    Plaquenil pros and cons - Sclero Forums MAIN - Sclero Forums They strongly recommend that we avoid steroids long term, and use nothing more than low dose steroids for a few weeks, max. See Prednisone/Steroid Warnings for Scleroderma. Regular plaquenil eye exams should quell concerns about eye complications, which are very rare.

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