Plaquenil and cancer

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  1. DRon450 Well-Known Member

    Plaquenil and cancer

    We were much later told that the Plaquenil had "lowered his tolerance to infection, as it is also an immuno-suppressant." In essence, the medicine allowed the viral infection to cross the barrier between his brain and blood/lungs. His/our question is as to whether he can or should EVER go back on the medication and risk exposure to further illnesses if it is true that Plaquenil or the generic for is, in fact, an immuno-suppressant and presents a serious health risk for him?

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    Since chloroquine is an 'old' drug, repurposing it to help breast cancer patients should also be very cost effective." Hydroxychloroquine inhibits autophagy, a prosurvival process that breast cancer cells induce and that antiestrogens can stimulate. Whether interfering with this process can enhance breast cancer therapy remains unknown. Plaquenil. Brand Names Canada. APO-Hydroxyquine; MINT-Hydroxychloroquine; MYLAN-Hydroxychloroquine DSC; Plaquenil; PRO-Hydroxychloroquine-200 DSC What is this drug used for? It is used to treat or prevent malaria. It is used to treat lupus. It is used to treat rheumatoid arthritis. It may be given to your child for other reasons. Talk with the doctor. Palbociclib may stop the growth of tumor cells by blocking some of the enzymes needed for cell growth. Estrogen can cause the growth of breast cancer cells. Drugs, such as letrozole, may lessen the amount of estrogen made by the body. Giving hydroxychloroquine, palbociclib.

    We've been told that his 'count' (900 cells per 1,000) was the highest infection level in the spinal fluid that the doctors had ever seen. All the patients they'd encountered w/lower levels had died. (He was never told of that risk when he was put on the medication.) Added : What I failed to mention (above) is that he almost died in April when this happened.

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    Apr 10, 2019 Plaquenil hydroxychloroquine belongs to a group of medicines called quinolines. Plaquenil is used to treat or prevent malaria, a disease caused by parasites that enter the body through the bite of a mosquito. Malaria is common in areas such as Africa, South America, and Southern Asia. Plaquenil is the brand name for the prescription drug hydroxychloroquine. It's used to treat and prevent malaria infection, and to reduce symptoms and progression of autoimmune diseases such as. NOTE Plaquinil and hydroxychloroquine are essentially the same drug. The same effects should be expected from both drugs. 2. No, his immune system should not be forever compromised. I have an autoimmune disease and must take Plaquenil for the rest of my life in order to keep my immune system suppressed.

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