Does anyone have information/experience with these two drugs? This is my first post and already I feel like I have a caring family. Hydroxychloroquine-also called plaquinel, is my all time favorite drug. It is pretty subtle though and takes a while to work. Please do that-it is extreemly rare but plaq can cause reversible damage to your eyes so visual field and slit lamp now and every six months or year depending on your docs recomendation. Can you take 800mg of plaquenil Hydroxychloroquine and aps May 28, 2009 Anyways the Dr. up there is going to put me on Plaquenil, so I hope it helps me as much as it has helped some of you! One thing I use for the itching is Lanacaine- yep, the jock itch spray & it helps alot! It like numbs the area for long enough that I can at least sleep! I hope to get to know you all better in the near future! Plaquenil hydroxychloroquine for Rheumatoid Arthritis "I take it for Rheumatoid Arthritis, it has been good for me, but the generic form of it caused me problems, so I have to take the brand name. The brand name is extremely expensive and I cannot afford it. I stopped taking it because it is too expensive. Edit it looks like there are 5 manufacturers of hydroxychliroquine aka plaquenil. 1 one company bought another in Apr2015. From experience I can say Shit Gets Fucked when that happens. According to one update I saw, they've completed their rebranding shuffle, and their version is available again, at least in the UK. It did nothing for me and is also one of the few NSAIDS that I didn't have side effects with. NSAIDS are funny, one person will do really well on one of them-that does nothing for someone else. It also made me dizzy, nausious for a while-that goes away and so does the fatigue cased by the RA. Meloxicam-Mobic, is a non steroidal anti inflamatory drug used to reduce inflamation and a bit of a pain reliever (like advil). Where can i but the least expensive plaquenil Canada Plaquenil - Canadian Drugs for Rheumatoid Arthritis., Hydroxychloroquine Reviews & Ratings at Chloroquine contraindicated pregnancyPlaquenil eye exam recommendations The 1984-1988 C4 coupe has the distinction of being the least expensive Corvette in the world these days. But these cars came with 230 to 250 horsepower and can be fun to autocross or just drive for enjoyment. General Motors Affordable Corvettes to Buy and Drive - LiveAbout. Price of plaquenil, hydroxychloroquine lupus. Rx Side Effects New Plaquenil Guidelines and More.. Doctors give trusted answers on uses, effects, side-effects, and cautions Dr. Namey on plaquenil substitute Plaquenil is also known as hydroxychloroquine, so the parent drug Chloroquine can be substituted. But Chloroquine has significantly higher rate of retinal toxicity, so it isn't used much anymore. Also, Plaquenil appears to effectively reduce flares in patients with lupus not. In rare cases, Plaquenil can adversely affect the eyes, and patients taking this medicine should be seen by an ophthalmologist at least once a year. Leflunomide works. Both medications are brought as generics, so it can run you at least $50 without insurance for each medication depending on how many methotrexate pills you would have to have; hydroxychloroqine only comes in 200mg pills which you have to take twice a day. Fortunately, I have good insurance so my co pays are only $10 each. Hope you feel better.