Plaquenil revised dosing

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    Plaquenil revised dosing


    Pattern of Retinopathy: Although the locus of toxic damage is parafoveal in many eyes, Asian patients often show an extramacular pattern of damage. Dose: We recommend a maximum daily HCQ use of 5.0 mg/kg real weight, which correlates better with risk than ideal weight.

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    Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil is a drug that is classified as an anti-malarial drug. Plaquenil is prescribed for the treatment or prevention of malaria. It is also prescribed for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, and the side effects of lupus such as hair loss, joint pain, and more. Revised recommendations on screening for chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine retinopathy. Marmor MF1, Kellner U, Lai TY, Lyons JS, Mieler WF; American Academy of Ophthalmology. Author information 1Eye Institute at Stanford, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, USA. The maximum dose of Plaquenil is 6.5 mg/kg of ideal body weight per day, regardless of whether a person is overweight, underweight, or normal weight. One kilogram kg equals 2.2 pounds. Women with lupus who are OVER their ideal body weight should go by these dosing rules 5’ 7” or higher - up to 400 mg Plaquenil daily

    Risk of Toxicity: The risk of toxicity is dependent on daily dose and duration of use. There are no similar demographic data for CQ, but dose comparisons in older literature suggest using 2.3 mg/kg real weight.

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  6. Hydroxychloroquine comes in an oral tablet. Adult dosing ranges from 200 mg or 400 mg per day 6.5mg/kg. In some cases, higher doses can be used. It is recommended one tablet twice daily if taking more than one tablet. It is recommended to be taken with food.

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    Feb 19, 2020 Maintenance adult dosage When a good response is obtained, the dosage may be reduced by 50 percent and continued at a maintenance level of 200 mg to 400 mg 155 to 310 mg base daily, administered as a single daily dose or in two divided doses. Apr 10, 2019 Plaquenil is sometimes given only once per week. Choose the same day each week to take this medicine if you are on a weekly dosing schedule. Take Plaquenil with a meal or a glass of milk. To prevent malaria Start taking Plaquenil 2 weeks before entering an area where malaria is common. Continue taking the medicine regularly during your stay. Nov 25, 2019 Initial dose 400 mg 310 mg base orally 1 to 2 times a day; this dose may be continued for several weeks or months, depending on patient response. Maintenance dose 200 to 400 mg 155 to 310 mg base orally daily. Comments -Each dose should be taken with a meal or a glass of milk.

     
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    Hydroxychloroquine is widely used in the treatment of post-Lyme arthritis. Plaquenil What You Need to Know - Kaleidoscope Fighting Lupus Plaquenil Hydroxychloroquine Sulfate Hydroxychloroquine Clinical Trials, Side Effects AIDSinfo
     
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    Despite Plaquenil dosing recommendations, retinal toxicity. The current maximum daily HCQ dose recommended by the AAO is 5 mg/kg of real weight. The 2011 guidelines suggested a maximum dose of 6.5 mg/kg of ideal weight. The biggest difference between the.

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