I have been getting these horrible rashes and they are not related to sun exposure. I am starting to wonder if they are related to Plaquenil. Can you take zantac with plaquenil Plaquenil side effects long term Plaquenil side effects gas Can you tell me if there is any way to determine if a patient has had a true reaction to Plaquenil? Is there any test that we could do? Hydroxychloroquine does not usually result in allergic or allergic-like adverse reactions although it is associated with side effects of retinal and skin pigmentation. Hydroxychloroquine is a DMARD. The brand name is Plaquenil. What does Plaquenil do? Plaquenil relieves pain and swelling and prevents damage to joints. How long does Plaquenil take to work? Plaquenil works very slowly. In 1 to 3 months you should start to feel better. You may continue to get better for up to 1 year. That's a real common side effect of Lupus is unexplained rashes. If you've ever had an allergic reaction to a drug then this is the type of reaction you'd have if you were allergic to the Plaquenil; and they'd stay until the Plaquenil was out of your system. If they're coming and going more than likely it isn't the Plaquenil. I've always been one to go for the natural route and am starting to feel like I should just stop taking everything and see what happens - so frustrating. My doctor now wants me to start on Chloroquine instead of plaquenil. Allergy reaction to plaquenil Allergic reaction to plaquenil DailyStrength, Lupus Medicines Hydroxychloroquine - Brigham and Women's. Jual obat chloroquineHydroxychloroquine prices canadaBonine and plaquenil interactionGabapentin and plaquenil Been sat in hospital for the last 6 hours with a huge allergic reaction to hydroxychloroquine. Iv only been on the meds for 2 weeks and they said to stop them straight away. Has anyone else had this. Allergic reaction to hydroxychloroquine - LUPUS UK. Plaqunil rash -. Allergic to plaquenil Rheumatoid Arthritis Forums.. An increased incidence of cutaneous reactions to hydroxychloroquine has been postulated to occur in patients with dermatomyositis. Objective To determine if adverse cutaneous eruptions due to hydroxychloroquine are more common in patients with dermatomyositis than in those with cutaneous lupus erythematosus. She said that plaquenil was the least likely to cause liver issues. I did read that there is a small possibility that was maybe the brand. Has anyone had a reaction to the generic, but then did ok with the name brand Plaquenil? Or anyone else that had such a severe reaction to Hydroxycloroquine but did well with another med entirely? Alas for me a full allergic reaction, hives from head to toe, psoriarisis from head to toe, inflamed kidneys and joints and a very bad temper. I am currently out of the danger, 5 days of steroids, and although wearing only a layer of aloe vera gel and a sheet. I have turned the dangerous corner.