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. Plaquenil kidney damage Hydroxychloroquine pronounce Chloroquine brazil Allergy reaction to plaquenil Mar 02, 2011 Home › Forums › General Discussion › How does Plaquenil Work ? This topic has 4 replies, 4 voices, and was last updated 8 years, 11 months ago by Fkendall. Viewing 5 posts - 1 through 5 of 5 total Author Posts March 2, 2011 at pm #305383 katiebParticipant Hi, I know quite a. Read more Welcome to the Literotica Discussion Board. If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. You may have to register before you can post click the register link above to proceed. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. Finally after a year of trying w/ the RE, this month we finally got a positive Beta. HOWEVER, that being said, RE has given me the option to take Plaquenil due to the overall circumstances of the previous pregnancy and working to keep us from having a repeat loss. I was wondering if anyone has taken Plaquenil, or known anyone who has. Plaquenil is also an antirheumatic medicine and is used to treat symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis and discoid or systemic lupus erythematosus. This medicine is not effective against all strains of malaria. Plaquenil forum discussion Lupus Forums at The Lupus Site, Literotica Discussion Board Diamondback chloroquine phosphateHydroxychloroquine tirednessCan hydroxychloroquine cause high blood glucose levelsPlaquenil cognitive side effectsPill findercan u get high on hydroxychloroquine Im experienceing the same thing as Allie. I have been on Plaquenil for a year and a half and im losing hair like crazy as well. My Rheumatologist just recently switched my med to Prednisone but i cant really see any changes yet. I believe the Plaquenil does have some kind of affect with hair loss. Hair loss and Plaquenil? DailyStrength. Has anyone taken Plaquenil. — The Bump. Preventing Miscarriage Plaquenil. Keep taking the anti inflammatory he prescribed as well, the combination is what is going to kick, if at all. I can't say if Plaquenil works for me, but the reason is I have some other health problems that gets in the way that I thought was a sign the meds was NOT working. It is very individual. I am not treated for AS with Plaquenil, but RA. It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here. I luckily had time the day I did have unusual stomach pain in my lower right abdomen and went to an urgent care dr. Turns out I had an appendicitis very close to bursting. My surgeon thinks the plaquenil masked my symptoms and altered my immune response to the infection.