Plaquenil for oral lichen planus

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  1. DevEx Well-Known Member

    Plaquenil for oral lichen planus


    It shows the presence of flat-topped, purple-coloured, shining papules (hard elevation without fluid) on the skin, sometimes with white, lacy lines. Lichen Planus affecting mucous membranes is termed Mucosal Lichen Planus. When the mucosal lining of mouth is involved, it is termed Oral Lichen Planus.

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    Lichen planus is an inflammatory condition that affects the skin and mucous membranes. It can result in an itchy, non-infectious rash and can affect many parts of the body, including your trunk, arms, legs, scalp, nails, genitals, and mouth – when it affects the mouth, it is known as oral lichen planus. For severe cases where oral lichen planus also involves other areas — such as the scalp, genitalia or esophagus — systemic medications that suppress the immune system may be used. The use of some medications, such as topical steroids, can lead to the overgrowth of yeast. During treatment, schedule regular follow-up visits with your primary. Background Oral lichen planus is chronic and can be debilitating. Topical corticosteroids are most frequently used for treatment, but they are not always effective. Objective Hydroxychloroquine sulfate Plaquenil, an antimalarial agent, was evaluated in an open trial 10 patients for its ability to improve oral lichen planus.

    Other mucosal surface includes oesophagus, larynx, pharynx, genitals (penis/scrotum in males anda vulva/vagina in females). Oral Lichen Planus includes inner cheeks, lips, tongue and gums.

    Plaquenil for oral lichen planus

    Lichen Planus Causes, Home Remedies, Treatment & Symptoms., Oral lichen planus - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic

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  5. Lichen planus may involve the scalp, producing permanent, scarring type of balding. Lichen planus of the vagina and vulva On the vulva, white streaks develop, similar to those that of in the mouth. Unlike oral lesions they are usually neither itchy nor painful. Lichen planus on labia minora may keep recurring.

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    Lichen planus is a skin rash caused by an immune response. In cases of oral lichen planus, the mucous membranes inside the mouth are the only area affected. Annular atrophic lichen planus AALP is a rare variant of lichen planus. The clinical presentation of AALP shows distinct atrophic plaques with elevated borders on the trunk and extremities. Histopathologic findings generally reveal a lichenoid dermatitis in active lesions with a distinct loss of elastic fibers in the center of the lesions. I have lichen planopilaris and the doctor is recommending treatment with Plaquenil. Upon reading the side effects - Answered by a verified Dermatologist. I was diagnosed with oral Lichen Planus a couple of years ago and with time the lesion disappeared.

     
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    Hydroxychloroquine is used to prevent or treat malaria infections caused by mosquito bites. Vitamin Deficiencies That Show Up On Your Skin RA 認識 免疫調節藥 - Hydroxychloroquine HCQ - Plaquenil SARCOIDOSIS TREATMENT GUIDELINES
     
  7. Rendal User

    Applies to hydroxychloroquine: oral tablet Along with its needed effects, hydroxychloroquine (the active ingredient contained in Plaquenil) may cause some unwanted effects. Protecting your eyesight when taking Plaquenil Lupus. Plaquenil Uses, Dosage & Side Effects - Hydroxychloroquine - Side Effects, Dosage, Interactions.
     
  8. Vadim4ik New Member

    Plaquenil Side Effects Common, Severe, Long Term - Sep 13, 2019 Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Plaquenil. For the Consumer. Applies to hydroxychloroquine oral tablet. Along with its needed effects, hydroxychloroquine the active ingredient contained in Plaquenil may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur.

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  9. PhanT0m Guest

    Plaquenil Uses, Dosage & Side Effects - Plaquenil is sometimes given only once per week. Choose the same day each week to take this medicine if you are on a weekly dosing schedule. Take Plaquenil with a meal or a glass of milk. To prevent malaria Start taking Plaquenil 2 weeks before entering an area where malaria is common. Continue taking the medicine regularly during your stay.

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