Why does plaquenil make you hungry

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  1. monster User

    Why does plaquenil make you hungry


    Please review the following URL and make sure that it is spelled correctly. Plaquenil is the brand name for the prescription drug hydroxychloroquine.

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    It's with me all the time. It differs from normal fatigue in that you don't have to do anything to deserve it. It can vary from day to day but is always there. For me, there appears to be a correlation between this kind of fatigue and sed rate ESR. When one goes up, so does the other. I don’t know how often this phenomenon occurs. I started to take plaquenil for my mild lupus about 3 weeks ago and I noticed that I am having less appetite these days. I get hungry during dinner time, but all the foods does not taste as good as before. It feels weird! Eating delicious food was one of the joy of my life. The food that I used to love does not taste as good as before. humm. Yes, Plaquenil causes both weight loss and loss of appetite. Hence, if the loss of appetite and weight loss started after you started on this drug, then yes, it could be due to Plaquenil. However, if you had loss of appetite and weight loss before your started this drug, then the drug can aggravate the process.

    Malaria is spread by mosquitoes, which transmit the parasites that cause the infection, usually in tropical and subtropical parts of the world. It's used to treat and prevent malaria infection, and to reduce symptoms and progression of autoimmune diseases such as lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, and others.

    Why does plaquenil make you hungry

    Why Am I Always Hungry 11 Reasons You’re Hungry All the Time, Little appetite with plaquenil?" Lupus Community - Support.

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  3. Plaquenil tries to quiet or slow down the immune system. How do you take Plaquenil? You take Plaquenil as a pill 1 or 2 times a day. Take the pills with food or milk. Your body weight will tell your doctor what dose is safe for you. What to do if you forget to take your Plaquenil. If you miss a dose of Plaquenil, do not make it up or double.

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    Today, Plaquenil and other antimalarials are also used to treat and help prevent symptoms caused by certain autoimmune diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis RA, systemic lupus erythematosus, and discoid lupus, even though these diseases are not caused by malaria parasites. Hey all. I hope everyone is having a great day. I have a question to ask anyone on plaquenil. After taking it, does it make you feel all of sudden really tired? I recently started taking it in September and it seems like after about 5-10 minutes of taking it, I feel super tired and sleepy. I. 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.

     
  4. IZa Well-Known Member

    Hydroxychloroquine is used to prevent or treat malaria infections caused by mosquito bites. PLAQUENIL Pill Images White / Figure eight-shape Hydroxychloroquine - Side Effects, Dosage, Interactions. Hydroxychloroquine Information - Drugs and Treatments.
     
  5. pautina Moderator

    In some cases, they may not be available in every strength or form as the brand-name drug. Hydroxychloroquine decreases Th17-related cytokines in. Mechanisms of action of hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine. REFERENCES - UpToDate
     
  6. Pahomov Dmitriy New Member

    Compare Plaquenil vs Chloroquine - Chloroquine needs to be taken 1-2 weeks before traveling to an area with malaria, compared to some alternatives that can be taken 1-2 days before. chloroquine is only effective against malaria from certain areas of the world. chloroquine may worsen psoriasis, seizures, hearing problems, and liver conditions.

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  7. annalit User

    Hydroxychloroquine DermNet NZ Hydroxychloroquine is considered safer than chloroquine during pregnancy and lactation. Hydroxychloroquine is rapidly absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract, and steady-state concentrations are reached after 4–6 weeks; 45% of hydroxychloroquine binds to plasma proteins that are deposited in tissues such as the liver, spleen, kidney, and lung.

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