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Generic plaquenil?
Oct 29, 2006
... I've also been on Plaquenil generic for almost 3 years now (400 mg per day total) and luckily i've never had one side effect at all. But everyone is different & they use the same drug but different fillers in generics...sometimes one can more sensitive to those other fillers; but I don't know if that would cause eye twitching. I also get eye twitches now & then but I had them... (9 replies)
... I've been on prednisone since the beginning of March. I started at 40 mg. and am now tapered down to 9 mg daily. I was started on Plaquenil (generic) about 2 weeks after that. I've had constipation and related side effects since then. I take 2 chewable tablets of FiberChoice (sugar free) at each meal and make sure to take in enough fluids every day; this works fairly well for... (6 replies)
... I have been on brand and generic Plaquenil for years and recently the mfg. changed to something I've never taken before but is suppose to be a generic Plaquenil. I've had some strange symptoms and now in a huge flare up for the past 10 days of starting it. Coincidence or the new generic less effective? ... (0 replies)

... nd stopping the muscle weakness. My fatigue, pain is unbelievably horrid right now, the neuropathic symptoms I am having is really bad too, and my urologist said plaquenil should help that, it doesn't.. ... (16 replies)
Generic plaquenil?
Oct 24, 2006
... the side effects from taking generic Plaquenil vs. the brand name. I just switched to the generic the last few weeks after being on regular Plaquenil for awhile, and I am wondering if it could have anything to do with my left eye twitching all the time? ... (9 replies)
Mar 31, 2008
... Started treatment with generic plaquenil of 400mg after two week I developed a rash. Doc told me to stop taking it for allergy reason. Wondering if the way I stared med caused the problem. ... (4 replies)
Apr 1, 2008
... is a dermie, a dermie really OUGHT to have knowledge of things beyond generic Plaquenil. ... (4 replies)
... I asked my rheumie if the plaquenil could be doing this and she said it wouldn't. However, I noticed that the full generic name of the medication is hydroxychloroquine sulfate. I'm allergic to sulpha and wonder if the itchiness may be a reaction to the plaquenil. ... (6 replies)
... Yeah meds today are so expensive it's horrible. Thank GOD for generic brands! I don't think my Plaquenil has ever actually said "Plaquenil"...It has always been the generic "Hydroxychloroquine." lol. ... (20 replies)
Plaquenil Toxicity
Jan 18, 2005
... Dear Leslie, I'm glad your rheumie came up with a plan re: the Plaquenil. Did anyone ask if you are on the generic (hydroxychloroquine) or brand-name Plaquenil? Reports have it that some people do better on the brand-name, not the generic... Anyway, hope your week improves! Vee (10 replies)
... I was on the generic for less than a year and had to switch to the name brand because of intense itching and rashes. I did not realize the generic had Sulfa in it and I am allergic to Sulfa. No wonder! ... (5 replies)
... years, 400mg a day and I've had no problems. In fact I wouldn't want to be without it!! I sure don't want to feel like I did before the generic Plaquenil. I make sure I take 200mg with breakfast and 200mg with supper. ... (5 replies)
... ablet a day , but now the Rheumie wants me to take 400 mg a day. I have cutaneous lupus. The brand has become quite expensive for me and I want to try taking the generic , but i am scared I will have an allergic reactions. ... (5 replies)
Generic plaquenil?
May 30, 2007
... ank God I found someone who also has the same problem that I do with Plaquenil. I've done an extensive search online for rare symptoms resulting from the use of Plaquenil and have found nearly zilch with the eye twitching. ... (9 replies)
... I couldn't tolerate the generic, but the brand name has a coating for the stomach. The generic was awful on my stomach. ... (3 replies)
... Hi again, Neveragain. The eye issues with Plaquenil are real but you get lots of lead time with them...lots of symptoms before anything permanent would happen. You won't go blind. ... (16 replies)
... air thinning is gradual and you only start to notice over time. I started to notice the hair thinning maybe 11 months after starting the Plaquenil. Stay on the plaquenil and limit the athralgia, lose hair. Get off plaquenil, get my hair back, but remain in pain. ... (8 replies)
... Plaquenil made me a bit nauseated in the beginning but that wnet away within a few weeks. You usually need to be on Plaquenil for a few mon ths for it to take effect. ... (10 replies)
... generations of antimalarials could indeed cause permanenet eye damage, so that's why Plaquenil has such advantages over those older ones. ... (11 replies)
Jan 12, 2005
... I take generic Plaquenil 200 mg x 2 per day. I had intestinal cramps and diarrhea for probably one month or so. After that, it abated. ... (23 replies)

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