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I have been using HCQS 200 tablet for 15 years for rheumatoid arthrisis..will it make any side effects?
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Dr. J. V. Srujan
6 yrs. of exp | Visakhapatnam | General Physician

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Hydroxychloroquine is usually well tolerated and your worry about developing side effects should not deter you from taking this medicine. Usually another drug called Methotrexate (gold standard for treatment of RA) is also given
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Dr. Manju Lihala
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HCQ can cause gastrointestinal problems like gastritis, loose motion loss of appetite and dizziness. Please consult your doctor he will be able to help you in a better way.
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