Friends and family help but they really just dont get it! Anyways- been diagnosed and have been taking plaquenil since around October- it was helping but my wrists and fingers were still in so much pain that I couldn't even get dressed in the mornings! So I was taking dose packs to help w the pain and my rheumatology finally put me on prednisone- TERRIBLE. I couldnt sleep at night, had awful night sweats, weight gain...it. Dizziness on plaquenil Hydroxychloroquine diagnostic studies routinely Amoebic liver abscess treatment chloroquine Reasons to take Phosphatidylserine in the evening 1. Phosphatidylserine may help exercise recovery and endurance. One of the lesser known benefits of PS is its ability to improve exercise recovery and endurance. Take this study for example, which suggests that 800mg/day of PS can decrease muscle soreness from physical stress. SIDE EFFECTS. The following adverse reactions have been identified during post-approval use of PLAQUENIL or other 4-aminoqunoline compounds. Because these reactions are reported voluntarily from a population of uncertain size, it is not always possible to reliably estimate their frequency or establish a causal relationship to drug exposure. When phenothiazine medications, certain beta blockers, or certain parasite medicines are taken together with Plaquenil, interactions can occur that may affect the drug levels in your blood. This could increase your risk for side effects or decrease the effectiveness of the medicines. So my doctor wanted to put me on methotrexate and I read sooo many terrible things about it that I begged her to let me try something else first before going to the extreme w the methotrexate. Being a 23 yr old female who is getting married in July- weight gain feels like the worst thing that could happen to you. Can i take phosphatidylserine while taking plaquenil Strange reaction to phosphatidylserine and lithium orotate., Side Effects of Plaquenil Hydroxychloroquine, Warnings, Uses How longbto take plaquenil after alcohol Alcohol interaction is reported only by a few people who take Plaquenil. We study 48,911 people who have side effects while taking Plaquenil from Food and Drug Administration FDA. Among them, 3 have Alcohol interaction. Find out below who they are, when they have Alcohol interaction and more. Will you have Alcohol interaction with Plaquenil - eHealthMe. Plaquenil Interactions - eMedTV Health Information.. Plaquenil Hydroxychloroquine - Side Effects, Dosage.. Sep 26, 2009 However, patients who supplement with phosphatidyl serine PS sometimes need to are able to reduce their antidepressant dosages. I'd recommend a talk with your doc about the PS and any other supplements or herbs you may be taking. She needs to be aware of everything you're taking to make sure the combination and dosages are safe and effective. So she is having me start sulfasalazine---- do any of you take this and even better do any of you take this along with plaquenil and/or prednisone because until I can wean myself off the awful prednisone I will be taking all three medicines. Hydroxychloroquine oral tablet is available as a brand-name drug and a generic drug. Brand name Plaquenil. Hydroxychloroquine comes only as a tablet you take by mouth. Hydroxychloroquine is used to treat malaria, lupus erythematosus, and rheumatoid arthritis.