Does plaquenil cause hair growth

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    Does plaquenil cause hair growth


    Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention. Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur while taking hydroxychloroquine: Incidence not known Some side effects of hydroxychloroquine may occur that usually do not need medical attention.

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    But he said it could be from getting older. Well, the hair loss started happening about six months after I began taking the Plaquenil and over a few months I lost 40% of my hair. So it is my opinion that the hair loss cause wasn't old age but the Plaquenil. Feb 19, 2020 Plaquenil is available in generic form. What Are Side Effects of Plaquenil? Common side effects of Plaquenil include. nausea, vomiting, stomach pain or cramps, loss of appetite, weight loss, diarrhea, dizziness, spinning sensation, headache, ringing in your ears, mood changes, nervousness, irritability, skin rash, itching, or; hair loss. Sep 15, 2018 Unfortunately, yes. Lupus causes widespread inflammation that usually involves your skin — particularly on your face and scalp. Lupus can cause the hair on your scalp to gradually thin out, although a few people lose clumps of hair. Loss of eyebrow, eyelash, beard and body hair also is possible.

    Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine.

    Does plaquenil cause hair growth

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  5. Jun 14, 2009 Plaquenil does indeed cause changes in hair colour in some instances, and especially in chemically treated hair, because of the interaction. I've had almost the opposite experience, I've always had a touch of red in my mousy brown hair, with a small streak of coppery colour on one side.

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    Dec 13, 2012 Yes, I have a little experience with placquenil and a lot of experience with hair loss and, happy to say, hair regrowth. Placquenil. You probably know this but it's an antimalarial and they don't know why it works on lupus, but it does help with skin and joint problems, so they use it. Plaquenil is supposed to help with hair loss, not contribute to it. I would also suggest giving it some more time especially since the side effects of plaquenil are supposed to lessen after a few months of use. Jan 12, 2014 Does anyone know if Plaquenil/hydroxychloroquine makes your hair thin and falll out? I have taken this med for going on 7 years and I have gone through my hair getting finer, getting curlyer, and getting thinner as well, but lately the curlyness seems to be going by the wayside and the thinning seems to be increasing.

     
  6. Konstantinl New Member

    This is not a list of all drugs or health problems that interact with hydroxychloroquine. Long-Term Side Effects of Plaquenil for Rheumatoid. Plaquenil Hydroxycholorquine - Arthritis - MedHelp Plaquenil Hydroxychloroquine - Side Effects, Dosage.
     
  7. lana2012 New Member

    Plaquenil is the brand name for the prescription drug hydroxychloroquine. Plaquenil Uses, Dosage & Side Effects - Plaquenil What You Need to Know - Kaleidoscope Fighting Lupus Plaquenil Side Effects Common, Severe, Long Term -
     
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    Protecting your eyesight when taking Plaquenil Lupus.