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Systemic Lupus Erythematosus - Does anyone else take Plaquenil for Lupus?

Posted 9 Feb 2012 13 answers

I have never been told exactly what Plaquenil does for SLE. I just know my Rheumatologist put me on it. I stopped going to him because he was so negative and I lost an entire year with my family and friends because I was scared to death that being outside in the heat or cold would make me worse. My... read more

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus - I am a 31 year old female living w lupus... This is a horrible?

Posted 3 Aug 2012 9 answers

... disease to say the least. I got diagnosed at 17 yrs old so I have been through a lot. I'm in a flare up right now and have to postpone my wedding;-( my fiancé is very supportive <3 but due to the side effects of the meds and the unpredictability of this disease I've decided... read more

Does anyone know if you have to be weaned off Plaquenil? I've been on it for 15 years, for Lupus?

Posted 21 Dec 2015 2 answers

I've been on it for 15 years. My vision is being affected, although my retna looks good. I also have periferal neuropthy along with just feeling crappy. Insomnia too. I want off.

Lupus Erythematosus - What are the symptoms of Lupis?

Posted 5 Jun 2016 2 answers

Symptoms of Lupis

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus - How many people suffering from Lupus (SLE) take a combination of?

Posted 12 May 2013 6 answers

... plaqunil & cellcept? Also, I understand lupus has over 100 different signs/symptoms, however I would like to reach out to other lupus friends and find out what are your biggest lupus aliments? I myself have had lupus for 23 yrs and what I suffer from the most is, fevers, chronic pain,... read more

I have systemic lupus erythematosus and have just stared taking plaquenil?

Posted 25 May 2011 4 answers

the doctor really did'nt say much about this druy only if i take it for a long term thats 5 years it may affect my vision is this drug any good for me

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus - When I was diagnosed with sle I studied to understand more about the?

Posted 26 Apr 2011 5 answers

... disease. When I saw basically it is an inflammatory,histamine producing disease i came up with a simple med dose that does help me. I take Ibuprophen(an anti-inflamatory drug) and Benedryl(an anti-histamine) each night. Of course I take what meds my dr thinks are necessary but they have all... read more

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus - Anyone have menstruation issues on Plaquenil?

Posted 1 Mar 2012 1 answer

Sine I've started taking Plaquenil I have had iregular periods. Sometimes twice a month. I'm also on C-Quinicrine as well. Could either have something to do with it?

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus - Cellcept and Excessive bloating and Gas?

Posted 16 May 2014 1 answer

I've been on this medication for over a month now and it appears that the side effect I am experiencing is ongoing. Is anyone dealing with excessive gas and bloating with this medication? I'm taking 500mg twice a day on an empty stomach, per directions. It's been over a month and I... read more

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