What percent of people on plaquenil have eye problems

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  1. LubkoLubko New Member

    What percent of people on plaquenil have eye problems


    Suddenly I'm experiencing eye problems (blilnd spots). I have stopped taking plaquenil, but now I'm being told by doctors that the damage is not necessarily reversible especially if you have taken it for a long time.

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    The vast majority of patients on Plaquenil get absolutely no eye problems and you should not be unduly worried or concerned. If you have a good response in your arthritis to the Plaquenil then the benefits of a Plaquenil almost certainly outweigh the small risks to your eyes. I was told from the start by my rheumatologist I would have to have eye exams including visual field exams every six months due to the plaquenil therapy. My first two exams did include these tests. But my next six month appointment is coming up, and they told me I didn't need the visual field test this time so the appointment would be shorter. It is recommended that you have an eye exam within the first year of use, then repeat every one to five years based on current guidelines. Tell Your Doctor Although there are few drug interactions with hydroxychloroquine, to be safe be sure to tell your doctor about all of the medications you are taking, including over-the-counter drugs and.

    My mother was diagnosed with Plaquenil Toxicity in 2007 she first noticed changes in 2006, although being followed by her eye doctor they failed to notice this as Plaquenil TX until it was to late. I'm hoping to find people who have recovered from the eye damage.

    What percent of people on plaquenil have eye problems

    Plaquenil Side Effects on Your Eyes and Vision, Plaquenil therapy and eye exams. - Eye Care - MedHelp

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  3. In this review, we analyze Plaquenil side effects by the time on the drug, gender and age of the people who have side effects while taking Plaquenil. The review is based on 57,733 people who have side effects while taking the drug from Food and Drug Administration FDA. The information that eHealthMe analyzes includes

    • Common Plaquenil side effects a study from FDA data - eHealthMe.
    • Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil.
    • Common and Rare Side Effects for Plaquenil Oral.

    It is estimated that at least 1.5 million people in the United States have lupus. While the cause of this mysterious disease is still mostly unknown, much has been discovered about this often debilitating disease. Some people who take Plaquenil have a higher risk of retinal damage than others. They include people taking Plaquenil for 5 or more years; people taking Plaquenil at higher doses than recommended; people who already have retinal disease; people who already have kidney or liver disease; people over 60 years old 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.

     
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    Plaquenil is the brand name for the prescription drug hydroxychloroquine. Plaquenil - FDA prescribing information, side effects and uses Warning Do Not Mix These Supplements Taking Plaquenil for Rheumatoid Arthritis
     
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    Plaquenil Oral Uses, Side Effects, Interactions. Find patient medical information for Plaquenil Oral on WebMD including its uses, side effects and safety, interactions, pictures, warnings and user ratings. or taking antacids.

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