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Hydroxychloroquine used for multiple autoimmune disorders?

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Dr. Ramachandran Srinivasan
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: Plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine)

Yes. Hydroxy Chloroquine is used in many autoimmune diseases including lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, sjogrens , juvenile inflammatory arthritis, crest syndrome .
It has also been used in chronic idiopathic urticaria and graft vs host disease.

In brief: Plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine)

Yes. Hydroxy Chloroquine is used in many autoimmune diseases including lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, sjogrens , juvenile inflammatory arthritis, crest syndrome .
It has also been used in chronic idiopathic urticaria and graft vs host disease.
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