Please review the following URL and make sure that it is spelled correctly. Hello, I was recently told by my internal medicine doctor, after years of cataloging symptoms, that she was going to begin treating me for Lupus. Plaquenil couupon What else can i take if i cant take plaquenil Please I need to find out if anyone who has taken plaquenil has experienced back and hip pain. I started in Oct of 2011 taking 200 mg of plaquenil once a day. In April of 2012 I started taking 400 mg 2 x's a day. I did start to notice that I was having pain when I tried to sleep at night. Mostly in my arms hands and ankles. Oral steroids, or corticosteroids such as prednisone taken by mouth, are prescription anti-inflammatory medications that may be prescribed to treat low back pain or neck pain. Be sure to discuss potentially serious side effects with your doctor. Lower back or side pain. noisy breathing. painful or difficult urination. red irritated eyes. red skin lesions, often with a purple center. severe mood or mental changes. sore throat sores, ulcers, or white spots on the lips or in the mouth. sticking out of the tongue. stomach pain. swelling of the feet or lower legs. swollen or painful glands I began taking it on Thanksgiving day and still experience these side effects. She started me on the generic version of Plaquenil at 200 mg. I have had extreme nausea, diarrhea, stomach cramps, and intense vertigo. Plaquenil and lower back pain Plaquenil Side Effects Common, Severe, Long Term -, Biologic Drugs for Back Pain and Neck Pain Chloroquine gametocidalPlaquenil can& 39Chloroquine brand names in indiaPlaquenil pmr Plaquenil is primarily used to help with some of the symptoms of Sjogren's.reduce fatigue, and joint pain. It is also thought it help slow progression but not well documented for this. It is not expected to halt the disease process and reverse your SFN. So if this is what your doctor is thinking, then I wouldn't advise trying it. Plaquenil causes and treats neuropathy? - NeuroTalk Support.. Plaquenil Side Effects - GoodRx. Track DMARD Effects - WebMD. I also started plaquenil 4 days ago and yesterday my lower back started to hurt and today its worse! I was wondering what the rheumy said about the back pain. It hurts to breathe sometimes and I just want it to go away. Flexeril and ibuprofen don't touch the pain. I need some advice before calling my rheumy. I started taking Plaquenil 4 weeks ago for non specific autoimmune disease as indicated by ANA. Symptoms were low grade temperature off and on for a year, joint pain and fatigue. I have already felt some relief. Some nauseau at first but less problem with fever and joint pain. But, now I have started having stomach cramps and diarrhea. Plaquenil and Eye pain - from FDA reports Summary Eye pain is found among people who take Plaquenil, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 10+ years, also take medication Enbrel, and have Pain.