Plaquenil and sulfa allergy

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  1. elpri Well-Known Member

    Plaquenil and sulfa allergy


    It does not work against certain types of malaria (chloroquine-resistant). The United States Center for Disease Control provides updated guidelines and travel recommendations for the prevention and treatment of malaria in different parts of the world.

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    Sulfa allergy and allergy to sulfites found in food or drink aren’t the same thing. Symptoms of an allergic reaction to sulfa drugs include rash or hives, itchy skin or eyes, and swelling. A sulfa allergy sounds like a sulfite allergy, but they’re very different. Sulfa drugs treat health conditions. Sulfites are preservatives used in many foods, drinks especially wine, and. But the doc said that they cannot give her plaquenil because she is allergic to sulfa drugs.

    This medication is also used, usually with other medications, to treat certain auto-immune diseases (lupus, rheumatoid arthritis) when other medications have not worked or cannot be used. Discuss the most recent information with your doctor before traveling to areas where malaria occurs.

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    I have been allergic to sulfa meds for over 30 years. I have been taking plaquenil for about 8 years with no problems. However, I was givin the generic Plaquenil at first, and I did have a reaction to that - until now I didn't reliese was the same as my sulfa reaction. Sulfa allergy is a term used to describe an adverse drug reaction to sulfonamides, a class of drugs that includes both antibiotics and non-antibiotics. There's a common misconception that all sulfonamide drugs have the potential to cause allergy, but this isn't entirely true. A sulfa allergy is when the immune system reacts to substances containing sulfa, such as some antibiotics and medications. A person with a sulfa allergy should avoid certain medications but does.

     
  6. BorovoDiver New Member

    Applies to hydroxychloroquine: oral tablet Along with its needed effects, hydroxychloroquine (the active ingredient contained in Plaquenil) may cause some unwanted effects. Therapeutic management of classic lichen planopilaris a systematic review Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil and Hair Loss Is my Plaquenil causing. Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil for Cicatricial Alopecia.
     
  7. The return of chloroquine-susceptible. - Malaria Journal Chloroquine resistance that first emerged in Southeast Asia in the 1950s eventually reached sub-Saharan Africa in the 1970s. The spread of chloroquine-resistant falciparum malaria in Africa was responsible for a sharp increase in malaria morbidity and mortality 2, 3.

    Malaria - Chapter 4 - 2020 Yellow Book Travelers' Health.
     
  8. misha* Well-Known Member

    Hydroxychloroquine Oral Route Proper Use - Mayo Clinic For patients taking hydroxychloroquine to prevent malaria Your doctor may want you to start taking this medicine 1 to 2 weeks before you travel to an area where there is a chance of getting malaria. This will help you to see how you react to the medicine.

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