Hydroxychloroquine eye issues

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    Hydroxychloroquine eye issues


    Please review the following URL and make sure that it is spelled correctly. This article focuses upon hydroxychloroquine retinopathy. Chloroquine was originally used as an anti-malarial therapeutic.

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    In particular, hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil® can cause retinal toxicity over time, particularly at high dosages. Annual comprehensive eye examinations are recommended by the American Optometric Association for people with lupus, especially for anyone taking Plaquenil. 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 The Risk of Retinal Toxicity with Plaquenil. 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.

    In the United States, hydroxychloroquine is most often used for its anti-inflammatory effects in rheumatology and dermatology. Chloroquine is now uncommonly used in favor of its derivative hydroxychloroquine.

    Hydroxychloroquine eye issues

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  7. End stage hydroxychloroquine toxicity leads to widespread RPE and retinal atrophy with a loss of central vision, peripheral vision, and night vision. Recent studies have shown that patients of Asian descent develop initial damage in a more peripheral extramacular distribution near the arcades, most frequently in the inferotemporal region with corresponding superonasal field defects.

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    Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil is used to treat malaria, lupus, and rheumatoid arthritis. Learn about side effects, warnings, dosage, and more. If you do, your risk of eye problems will. Since the hydroxychloroquine can’t penetrate the fat tissue that means there is a higher concentration of it in sensitive tissues like the retina. People with kidney and liver problems have a tougher time eliminating the drug from their system so they are at higher risk because the body is going to retain more of the drug for a longer period of time. Macular Society Eye screening for patients taking hydroxychloroquine. Hydroxychloroquine is a medication used to treat several conditions including rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus, some skin conditions especially photosensitive ones and others that involve inflammation.

     
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    Plaquenil, Plaquenil Sulfate, Quineprox hydroxychloroquine. Drug Information on Plaquenil, Plaquenil Sulfate, Quineprox hydroxychloroquine includes side effects, uses, drug interactions, dosage, drug pictures, overdose symptoms, and what to avoid.

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