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Review: how effective is Plaquenil for Scleroderma?

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Overall ratings: 2.7/5
Long term ratings: 3.0/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high

This is a review of how effective Plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine sulfate) is for Scleroderma. The study is based on 11 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

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What is Plaquenil

Plaquenil (latest outcomes from 15,430 users) has active ingredients of hydroxychloroquine sulfate. It is often used in systemic lupus erythematosus.

Scleroderma

Scleroderma (latest reports from 10,782 patients) is typically treated by Plaquenil, Cellcept.

On Apr, 18, 2014: 11 people are studied for taking Plaquenil in Scleroderma




Plaquenil effectiveness for Scleroderma


Long term Plaquenil effectiveness for Scleroderma

Plaquenil effectiveness for Scleroderma (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall14411
Long term
(1+ years)
01310

Gender of people who take Plaquenil for Scleroderma * :

FemaleMale
Scleroderma90.91%9.09%

Age of people who take Plaquenil for Scleroderma * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Scleroderma0.00%0.00%0.00%9.09%9.09%18.18%18.18%45.45%

Who find Plaquenil more effective for Scleroderma?

Gender of people who find Plaquenil more effective * :

FemaleMale
Scleroderma100.00%0.00%

Age of people who find Plaquenil more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Scleroderma0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%50.00%50.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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