What is Hydroxychlor?

Category: Prescription Drugs

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Generic Name: Hydroxychloroquine

Hydroxychlor (hydroxychloroquine) is used for the suppression and treatment of acute attacks of malaria and in the treatment of systemic lupus erythematosus and rheumatoid arthritis.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Patients with evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
4 1
3 0
1 0
1 0
1 1
1 0

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

side_effects of Hydroxychlor"

Severe
0
Moderate
0
Mild
1
None
1

Commonly reported side effects, conditions, and hospitalizations associated with Hydroxychlor

1
1

Dosages

Most common dosages (by patients currently taking Hydroxychlor)
Dosage Patients
12.5 mg daily 1
25 mg daily 1
200 mg daily 3
400 mg daily 4
Why Patients Stopped Taking Hydroxychlor (multiple reasons could be selected)
Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 1
Doctor's advice 1
Other 1
See all 2 patients who’ve stopped taking Hydroxychlor

Duration

Currently Taking Hydroxychlor
Duration Patients
0-1 month 0
1-3 months 0
3-6 months 1
6 months-1 year 1
1-2 years 0
2 years or more 0
Stopped Taking Hydroxychlor
Duration Patients
0-1 month 0
1-3 months 0
3-6 months 0
6 months-1 year 0
1-2 years 0
2 years or more 2
Adherence
Always
2 100%
Usually
0 0%
Sometimes
0 0%
Never
0 0%
Burden
Very
0 0%
Somewhat
0 0%
A little
1 50%
Not at all
1 50%
Cost
$200+
0 0%
$100-199
0 0%
$50-99
0 0%
$25-49
0 0%
< $25
1 100%
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Hydroxychlor.