2 doctors weighed in:

What are the stages of treatment for lupus?

2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Ronald Krauser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: It depends

It really depends on the systems involved and the severity of that involvement.
Most start with Plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine) and add meds as the disease dictates.

In brief: It depends

It really depends on the systems involved and the severity of that involvement.
Most start with Plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine) and add meds as the disease dictates.
Dr. Ronald Krauser
Dr. Ronald Krauser
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Marsha Davis
Board Certified,
25 years in practice
67M people helped
Continue
111,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors