Hydroxychloroquine (HCQ), sold under the trade names Plaquenil among others,
is an antimalarial medication. It is also used to reduce inflammation in the ...
Hydroxychloroquine is used to treat the symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis and
systemic lupus erythematosus and to prevent and treat malaria. Includes ...
Facts for patients and caregivers about the DMARD drug Hydroxychloroquine (
Plaquenil) such as usages, common dosages, safety tips and side effects.
Hydroxychloroquine sulfate is a colorless crystalline solid, soluble in water to at
least 20 percent; chemically the drug is 2-[[4-[(7-Chloro-4-quinolyl) amino]pentyl]
May 16, 2016 ... Hydroxychloroquine is used to treat or prevent malaria, a disease caused by
parasites that enter the body through the bite of a mosquito.
Dec 1, 2015 ... Hydroxychloroquine belongs to the family of medicines called antiprotozoals.
Protozoa are tiny, one-celled animals. Some are parasites that ...
Oct 28, 2014 ... Read about hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil), a drug used to treat or prevent
malaria, and to treat lupus and rheumatoid arthritis. Read more ...
Medscape - Indication-specific dosing for Plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine sulfate),
frequency-based adverse effects, comprehensive interactions, ...
Hydroxychloroquine is a type of disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drug (DMARD)
. It regulates the activity of the immune system, which may be overactive in ...
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