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Waynesboro, PA
A 31-year-old female asked:

is plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine) a safe option to help keep sle flares in remission, with few side effects? will it help with pain, malise as well?

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Dr. Pierre Moeser
Specializes in Rheumatology
Yes: Yes to all the above. Sometimes more medications are needed but Plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine) has a great benefit to side-effect ratio. Be sure to ask your rheumatologist if one of the newer drugs might be appropriate for you.

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Last updated Feb 8, 2017

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