Review: could Plaquenil cause Withdrawal syndrome?
This is a review of Withdrawal syndrome by studying 14,111 people who take Plaquenil. We analyze: the time on Plaquenil when people have Withdrawal syndrome, gender and age of these people, the severity of Withdrawal syndrome, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Plaquenil. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Plaquenil (latest outcomes from 15,409 users) has active ingredients of hydroxychloroquine sulfate. It is often used in systemic lupus erythematosus, rheumatoid arthritis. Commonly reported side effects of Plaquenil include nausea, nausea aggravated, fatigue, joint pain, pain.
Withdrawal syndrome (a discontinuation syndrome is a set of symptoms occurred due to discontinuation of substance) (latest reports from 52,376 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, acupuncture and pain, stress and anxiety, muscle spasticity.
On Mar, 5, 2014: 14,111 people reported to have side effects when taking Plaquenil. Among them, 20 people (0.14%) have Withdrawal Syndrome.
Time on Plaquenil when people have Withdrawal syndrome * :
Gender of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Plaquenil * :
|Withdrawal syndrome||94.74%||5.26% |
Age of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Plaquenil * :
|Withdrawal syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||21.43%||7.14%||57.14%||14.29% |
Severity of Withdrawal syndrome when taking Plaquenil ** :
How people recovered from Withdrawal syndrome ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Fibromyalgia (9 people, 45.00%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (5 people, 25.00%)
- Pain (4 people, 20.00%)
- Breakthrough pain (3 people, 15.00%)
- Systemic lupus erythematosus (3 people, 15.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lyrica (8 people, 40.00%)
- Cymbalta (7 people, 35.00%)
- Synthroid (5 people, 25.00%)
- Lortab (5 people, 25.00%)
- Nexium (4 people, 20.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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