Plaquenil for antiphospholipid syndrome

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  1. al246 Moderator

    Plaquenil for antiphospholipid syndrome


    Those with APS make abnormal proteins called antiphospholipid autoantibodies in the blood. This causes blood to flow improperly and can lead to dangerous clotting in arteries and veins, problems for a developing fetus and pregnancy miscarriage.

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    Hydroxychloroquine is not currently used to treat patients with antiphospholipid syndrome APS. But new research in APS-induced mice shows hydroxychloroquine may improve endothelium-dependent dilation and reduce reactive oxygen species generation. Subcutaneous LMWH enoxaparin Lovenox may also be used for obstetric or thrombosis prophylaxis. Lower doses 20-40 mg/d SC are used to prevent fetal loss, while higher doses 1 mg/kg q12h or 1.5 mg/kg/d are used for thrombosis prophylaxis in patients pregnant or nonpregnant who have had prior thrombotic events. Plaquenil is an arthritis medication and an anti infectious agent. Uses Plaquenil is prescribed for Lupus, RA, Sjogren's Syndrome and Joint Pain and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.

    APS affects women five times more commonly than men. People with this disorder may otherwise be healthy, or they also may suffer from an underlying disease, most frequently systemic lupus erythematosus (commonly called lupus or SLE).

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  3. Plaquenil Benefits Pregnant Women with Anti-Phospholipid Syndrome. reports that pregnant women with APL antibodies and who took Plaquenil HCQ or hydroxychloroquine had better pregnancy outcomes than those who did not. This study compared Group A - 31 women 51 pregnancies on HCQ.

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    Patients with antiphospholipid syndrome APS may be evaluated in an outpatient setting. Inpatient evaluation is required if the patient presents with a significant clinical event. Patients with CAPS require intense observation and treatment, often in an intensive care unit. Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil is considered a disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drug DMARD. It can decrease the pain and swelling of arthritis. It may prevent joint damage and reduce the risk of long-term disability. Hydroxychloroquine is in a class of medications that was first used to prevent and treat malaria. Antiphospholipid Syndrome APS Positive antiphospholipid antibodies aPL Plan to initiate treatment with hydroxychloroquine HCQ/Plaquenil 200-400mg/daily for all but five of the control subjects

     
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  5. Robur Well-Known Member

    Hydroxychloroquine MedlinePlus Drug Information Keep this medication in the container it came in, tightly closed, and out of reach of children. Store it at room temperature and away from excess heat and moisture not in the bathroom. Unneeded medications should be disposed of in special ways to ensure that pets, children, and other people cannot consume them.

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  6. -Miracle- Well-Known Member

    Effectiveness of combined chloroquine and primaquine. Oct 30, 2015 In most affected areas around the world, a combination treatment of chloroquine CQ and primaquine PQ was introduced in the 1950s to treat P. vivax blood and liver infections 5, 6.

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