Prednisone and plaquenil during pregnancy

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  1. antonio_86 User

    Prednisone and plaquenil during pregnancy


    -The short-term use of corticosteroids antepartum for the prevention of respiratory distress syndrome does not seem to pose a risk to the fetus or newborn infant. Teratogenicity including increased incidence of cleft palate have occurred in animal studies.

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    Posts RE Plaquenil Hydroxychloroquine during pregnancy Posted on Jan 9, 2015 at pm First I can make no recommendations without a thorough history and evaluation of your case. I would be very suspect for anti paternal HLA antibodies here which are not necessarily 'auto" abs, and IVIG and lovenox and prednisone would be the best. Plaquenil hydroxychloroquine has a good safety record in lupus pregnancy, and is usually continued if needed to control maternal lupus. Management and Monitoring Lupus pregnancy should be timed to coincide with a period of good disease control if at all possible. The adult dose of Plaquenil to suppress malaria is 400 mg on the same day each week. The pediatric weekly suppressive dosage is 5 mg/kg of body weight. The adult dose of Plaquenil to treat an acute attack of malaria is an initial dose of 800 mg followed by 400 mg in six to eight hours and 400 mg for two more days.

    Reduced placental and birth weight have been recorded in animals and humans after long term treatment. A number of cohort and case controlled studies in humans suggest maternal corticosteroid use in the first trimester produces a slight increased risk of cleft lip with or without cleft palate (increased from 1 out of 1000 to 3 to 5 out of 1000 infants).

    Prednisone and plaquenil during pregnancy

    Plaquenil During Pregnancy. yes? no? - HELP!, Lupus and Pregnancy Johns Hopkins Lupus Center

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  4. Today, Plaquenil and other antimalarials are also used to treat and help prevent symptoms caused by certain autoimmune diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis RA, systemic lupus erythematosus, and discoid lupus, even though these diseases are not caused by malaria parasites.

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    Hi, I'm new to posting here. I have lupus, and I had my daughter in Feb. 05. I have never taken plaquenil as I have a seizure disorder as well, however, I do know that my Rheumy told me that the only safe drug to take during pregnancy is prednisone. Prednisone Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings Prednisone is also known as Deltasone, Liquid Pred, Meticorten, Orasone, Prednicen-M, Prednicot, Rayos, Sterapred, Sterapred DS Medically reviewed by Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil is recommended for all women with lupus during pregnancy. Hydroxychloroquine was originally an antimalarial medication that was found to reduce the risk of lupus flares during pregnancy as well. It isn't known to cause any problems in babies and may help prevent neonatal lupus.

     
  5. Olga77 User

    Hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil) is considered a disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drug (DMARD). Hydroxychloroquine C18H26ClN3O ChemSpider Hydroxychloroquine sulfate ≥98% HPLC, powder Sigma-Aldrich Hydroxychloroquine MedlinePlus Drug Information
     
  6. condor22 New Member

    Chloroquine - FDA prescribing information, side effects and uses Oct 01, 2018 Chloroquine phosphate tablets, Chloroquine phosphate, USP, is a 4-aminoquinoline compound for oral administration. It is a white, odorless, bitter tasting, crystalline substance, freely soluble inwater. Chloroquine phosphate tablets are an antimalarial and amebicidal drug.

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  7. probably User

    Chloroquine Aralen - Side Effects, Dosage, Interactions. Chloroquine is the generic form of the brand-name prescription medicine Aralen, which is used to prevent and treat malaria — a mosquito-borne disease caused by a parasite — and to treat amebiasis, an infection of the intestines caused by a parasite.

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