Plaquenil and prednisone will i lose weight or gain weight

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  1. ans001 Well-Known Member

    Plaquenil and prednisone will i lose weight or gain weight


    I am not shocked about having it just being diagnosed with it. I have seen my rheumatologist for five years and I guess she just thought it was time.

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    Prednisone not only causes weight gain, it can result in a phenomenon known as fat redistribution. This means fat deposits collect in unusual areas, such as the back or base of your neck, according to the Johns Hopkins Vasculitis Center. These can sometimes be mistaken for lymph nodes on the neck. Why can't I lose my weight on the diabetes drug Trulicity? does prednisone cause weigh gain I am losing weight alarmingly fast! I am losing my hair from frontal fibrosing folliculitis; What can I do to restore my hair? Prednisone cause bumps on vulva. Can you take ibuprofen along with prednisone? weight and prednisone Losing weight gained. The only other potential cause would be constipation, but it's more likely the weight gain would have happened over a longer period than you mentioned. Prednisone is known for causing water retention, and for causing weight gain in long-term users. The water retention can cause a symptom frequently referred to as "moon face".

    She tried to put me on it two years ago even before she diagnosed me because she has always suspected lupus. Anyway, I'm scared to death to take plaquenil but I know that I probably should.

    Plaquenil and prednisone will i lose weight or gain weight

    Plaquenil & weight loss Lupus Forums at The Lupus Site, Why am I losing weight on Prednisone. Corticosteroids.

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  4. Weight gain is one of them. They cause weight gain by altering the body’s electrolyte and water balances, as well as its metabolism. Prednisone affects how your body deposits fat. The change in metabolism can lead to an increase in appetite, leading to weight gain, and in particular lead to extra deposits of fat in your abdomen.

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    Dosage for Plaquenil. The adult dose of Plaquenil to suppress malaria is 400 mg on the same day each week. The pediatric weekly suppressive dosage is 5 mg/kg of body weight. The adult dose of Plaquenil to treat an acute attack of malaria is an initial dose of 800 mg followed by 400 mg in six to eight hours and 400 mg for two more days. Prednisone and Weight Loss. Dealing with weight gain cause by prednisone is hard, here are some diet and exercise tip help combat this side-effect. Sleep problems, increased appetite, headaches, dizziness, nausea, bloating, and weight gain; all of these are symptoms that many sarc warriors have experiences while on prednisone. Plaquenil is the newest & safest in the class. The drug helps with skin rashes, hair loss, mouth ulcers, joint pain & swelling, fatigue, etc. It takes perhaps 3-4 months to build up & reach full effect. GOOD NEWS hair loss & weight gain are NOT associated with Plaquenil.

     
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    The resource you are looking for (or one of its dependencies) could have been removed, had its name changed, or is temporarily unavailable. DailyMed - PLAQUENIL- hydroxychloroquine sulfate tablet Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension in the Neonate PPHN Just Diagnosed with Crest Syndrome & Prescribed Plaquenil.
     
  6. UPL Well-Known Member

    Lynnwood is right that you might need to see a rheumatologist to get plaquenil, but for me, it's been a wonder drug-- no real side-effects and great results in clearing up my skin and reducing my leg pain! I did not know that cutaneous can turn into discoid lesions. My only symptoms are that my hands turn dark red from the flurouscent lights at work and the sun, I lose hair, and the 4-6 wk flare up on my face which left a quarter shape on my chin, cheeks and corner of cheeks. I haven't gotten any outbreaks on my body except a skin rash (very small). My knuckles, fingers, and once my complete hand turned dark red and then purple. My UCTD includes skin lesions that, on biopsy, look like lupus lesions. Reach for Methotrexate in Refractory Cutaneous Lupus MDedge Rheumatology Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus Dermatology JAMA Dermatology JAMA. Lupus-Specific Skin Disease and Skin Problems Johns Hopkins.
     
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    PLAQUENIL® HYDROXYCHLOROQUINE. DESCRIPTION Hydroxychloroquine sulfate is a colorless crystalline solid, soluble in water to at least 20 percent; chemically the drug is 2-4-7-Chloro-4-quinolyl aminopentyl ethylamino ethanol sulfate 11. PLAQUENIL hydroxychloroquine sulfate tablets contain 200 mg hydroxychloroquine

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  8. eisen New Member

    Chloroquine & Hydroxychloroquine supporting chemo. Nov 15, 2015 Chloroquine and ammonium chloride, by virtue of their basic properties, have been shown to raise endocytic and lysosomal pH and thereby interfere with normal iron metabolism in a variety of cell types, including mononuclear phagocytes. Cellular iron metabolism is of critical importance to Legionella pneumophila.

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