Plaquenil for chilblains

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  1. beardman New Member

    Plaquenil for chilblains


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    I have both Raynaud's and chilblains in the winter. Raynaud's gets worse every year. I take Amlodepine for the Raynaud's. The chilblains sometimes itch badly and Tizanidine works, as needed, for that. My blood pressure goes too low if I increase amlodepine beyond 5 mg. I'm taking plaquenil to hopefully help with the Raynaud's and other issues. PLAQUENIL film-coated tablets cannot be divided, therefore they should not be used to treat patients who weigh less than 31 kg. For radical cure of P. vivax and P. malariae infections, concomitant therapy with an 8-aminoquinoline compound is necessary. Chilblain lupus erythematosus is a rare form of chronic cutaneous lupus erythematosus. It is characterised by purple plaques/nodules and oedematous skin mainly around the acral regions of the body, which are most exposed to the cold. In this paper we.

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    Plaquenil for chilblains

    Systemic Lupus Erythematosus SLE - Musculoskeletal and., Plaquenil Dosage Guide -

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  4. Chilblain lupus erythematosus is a chronic form of lupus erythematosus seen especially in women, affecting the fingertips, rims of ears, calves, and heels 7. Chilblain lupus erythematosus lesions may be clinically indistinguishable from simple chilblains or pernio due to exposure to cold air see above, which is seen in healthy individuals.

    • Chilblains Pernio & Chilblain Lupus Erythematosus - Causes & Treatment.
    • Case Report Chilblain lupus erythematosus.
    • Impact and Associations of Primary and Secondary Perniosis..

    When lupus affects your skin, a dermatologist may be part of your care team. This doctor specializes in diagnosing and treating conditions that affect the skin, hair, and nails. How do dermatologists diagnose lupus on the skin? When lupus affects the skin, a dermatologist will examine your skin. Not fun. Chilblains Lupus is a rare symptom of Lupus and most Rheumatologist have never seen a case. Three Rheumatologist saw my feet in person and another three saw the pictures. None of them could identify the sores. Trental and Plaquenil are suggested as treatment for Chilblains Lupus in medical journal articles. Diagnosed with lupus pernio today. I have discolorations purple-ish and painful, open sores on my knuckles that won't heal 3-4 weeks now. I have full-on sores on 4 fingers and 3 that look like they're coming on and are tender to the touch.

     
  5. thefish Moderator

    Applies to hydroxychloroquine: oral tablet Along with its needed effects, hydroxychloroquine may cause some unwanted effects. Plaquenil Hydroxychloroquine - Side Effects, Dosage. Side Effects of Plaquenil Hydroxychloroquine, Warnings, Uses Hydroxychloroquine Side Effects Common, Severe, Long Term.
     
  6. Cox Well-Known Member

    ICD-9 Code V58.69 - Long-term current use of other medications V58.69 is a legacy non-billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of long-term current use of other medications. This code was replaced on September 30, 2015 by its ICD-10 equivalent. ICD-9

    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z79.899 Other long term.
     
  7. krissp New Member

    Plaquenil Uses, Dosage & Side Effects - Plaquenil hydroxychloroquine belongs to a group of medicines called quinolines. Plaquenil is used to treat or prevent malaria, a disease caused by parasites that enter the body through the bite of a mosquito. Malaria is common in areas such as Africa, South America, and Southern Asia.

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