Does plaquenil help sjogren's syndrome

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    Does plaquenil help sjogren's syndrome


    As the media has discussed, Sjogren's is an autoimmune disease that attacks the tear and salivary glands and generally results in widespread dryness in the body. In addition to dry eyes and mouth, this can result in difficulty breathing and problems with digestive and bowel function.

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    It’s used in people with Sjogren’s syndrome, rheumatoid arthritis, and lupus to relieve joint pain, fatigue, and rashes. It may take up to 12 weeks for you to notice the effects of hydroxychloroquine. Hydroxychloroquine is safe, even for pregnant women with Sjogren’s syndrome. Sjogren's syndrome is an autoimmune disorder in which immune cells attack and destroy the exocrine glands that produce tears and saliva. It also associated with rheumatic disorders such as rheumatoid arthritis, and it is rheumatoid factor positive in 90 percent of cases. Dry eyes, Sjogrens and Plaquenil. Sometimes that is how Sjogren's works. Symptoms seem to disappear for a few days and reappear. Plaquenil eventually helped my joint pain. The continued fatigue and other symptoms are related to my mctd so I am not the perfect judge for this.

    Treatment includes artificial tears and saliva and, in more severe cases, immune blockers such as prednisone, Plaquenil and even the cancer medication Methotrexate. As with most autoimmune illnesses, it is much more common in women than men.

    Does plaquenil help sjogren's syndrome

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  5. Feb 19, 2020 Plaquenil hydroxychloroquine is an antimalarial medication used to treat or prevent malaria, a disease caused by parasites, which enter the body through the bite of a mosquito. Plaquenil is also used to treat symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis and discoid or systemic lupus erythematosus.

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    If I'm not mistaken and some new study has proven otherwise very recently, Plaquenil is not known to be effective at doing anything to help Sjögren's Syndrome patients. Doctors often say that it "may" improve fatigue after three to six months on the medication, though nothing to support that. Apr 17, 2014 I completely agree with Lynnwood that plaquenil helps stop the progression of your disease, so the longer you wait the worse your Sjogren's becomes. Plaquenil is a fairly benign medication and was originally developed to protect against malaria. Later it was found to help autoimmune diseases. It can be months before you get relief with plaquenil. User Reviews for Plaquenil to treat Sjogren's Syndrome. The following information is NOT intended to endorse any particular medication. While these reviews might be helpful, they are not a substitute for the expertise, skill, knowledge and judgement of healthcare practitioners.

     
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  8. gp123 Well-Known Member

    Chloroquine Uses, Side Effects & Warnings - Chloroquine is used to treat and to prevent malaria. Chloroquine is also used to treat amebiasis infection caused by amoebae. Chloroquine may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.

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  9. alexukrnic New Member

    Tips to Prepare for an Eye Exam HealthProAdvice The single most important thing you can do to get the best eye exam is to. Plaquenil can cause a red/green deficiency in the vision, a problem called Plaquenil toxicity. your vision will be checked with them. I always get asked “why do you need to check my vision with the glasses?” If you have glasses, and wear them when you are.

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