Hydroxychloroquine 200 mg overdose

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    Hydroxychloroquine 200 mg overdose


    -Suppressive therapy should continue for 8 weeks after leaving the endemic area. -Each dose should be taken with a meal or a glass of milk.

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    HCQ comes only as 200-mg tablets, and prescribing intermediate dosages can be a challenge although veteran clinicians know that a safe and easy way to dial down a dosage is to have the patient periodically skip a dose. Children can be especially sensitive to an overdose, so keep the medication out of the reach of children. Children should not take hydroxychloroquine for long-term therapy. Keep all appointments with your doctor and the laboratory. Your doctor may order certain lab tests to check your response to hydroxychloroquine. The recommended dose of hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil for the treatment of malaria in adults is 800 mg followed by 400 mg in six to eight hours. This is followed by 400 mg on each of the next two days. The dosage for adults may also be calculated by body weight.

    -Concomitant therapy with an 8-aminoquinoline drug is necessary for the radical cure of vivax and malariae malaria. Use: Malaria prophylaxis Acute attack: 800 mg (620 mg base) orally followed in 6 to 8 hours by 400 mg (310 mg base), then 400 mg (310 mg base) once a day for 2 consecutive days; alternatively, a single dose of 800 mg (620 mg base) has also been effective Alternate dosing based on body weight: A total dose representing 25 mg/kg is administered in 3 days, as follows: First dose: 10 mg base/kg (not to exceed 620 mg base) orally Second dose: 5 mg base/kg (not to exceed 310 mg base) orally 6 hours after first dose Third dose: 5 mg base/kg orally 18 hours after second dose Fourth dose: 5 mg base/kg orally 24 hours after third dose Comments: -Each dose should be taken with a meal or a glass of milk.

    Hydroxychloroquine 200 mg overdose

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  5. 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.

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    HCQ may reduce the risk of flares, allow a reduction of the steroids dosage, and protect against organ damage, according to the National Institutes of Health. Dosing of hydroxychloroquine is based on the patient’s weight, but the treatment is only available in a 200 mg dose. An overdose of hydroxychloroquine can be fatal, especially in children. Hydroxychloroquine overdose must be treated quickly. You may be told to induce vomiting right away at home, before transport to an emergency room. Ask the poison control center how to induce vomiting in the case of an overdose. One PLAQUENIL tablet contains 200 mg of hydroxychloroquine sulfate, which is equivalent to 155 mg base. Take PLAQUENIL with a meal or a glass of milk. Malaria Prophylaxis. Adults. 400 mg 310 mg base once weekly on the same day of each week starting 2 weeks prior to exposure, and continued for 4 weeks after leaving the endemic area.

     
  6. Merx Well-Known Member

    Plaquenil is the brand name for the prescription drug hydroxychloroquine. Hydroxychloroquine - Wikipedia Treating Lupus with Anti-Malarial Drugs Johns Hopkins Lupus Center Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil
     
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  8. stylez New Member

    Taking Plaquenil for Rheumatoid Arthritis Plaquenil is a DMARD which has been prescribed for years to treat rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, and other autoimmune diseases. When the first biologic DMARD received FDA-approval in 1998, and as other biologics followed in subsequent years, it appeared as though Plaquenil would become less prescribed.

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