Hydroxychloroquine Oral Tablet 200Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Hydroxychloroquine: Oral tablet (200mg)

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Hydroxychloroquine 200mg Tab
Ranbaxy Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: HCQS 
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Hydroxychloroquine 200mg Tab
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: M  |  373
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Hydroxychloroquine 200mg Tab
Actavis Inc. formerly Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: 698 200  |  WATSON
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Hydroxychloroquine 200mg Tab
Sandoz Inc
Pill Identification: GG 260 
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Hydroxychloroquine 200mg Tab
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Pill Identification: 93 9774 

What is this Medicine?

HYDROXYCHLOROQUINE (hye drox ee KLOR oh kwin) is used to treat rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus. It is also used to treat malaria.

Similar Brand Name Drugs : Plaquenil: Oral tablet (200mg)
CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Hydroxychloroquine: Oral tablet(200mg)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
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Hydroxychloroquine Sulfate 200mg Tablet

NDC: 633040296
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Malaria Prophylaxis, Malaria, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE), Rheumatoid Arthritis

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Lupus Nephritis, Polymorphous Light Eruption

Storage Information
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Hydroxychloroquine Sulfate 200mg Tablet
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Ranbaxy Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: HCQS 
Shape: oblong
Color: white

Reported Side Effects for Hydroxychloroquine Sulfate 200mg Tablet

Liver Failure Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Heart Muscle Disease Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Light Sensitivity Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Corneal Deposits Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Blurred Vision Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
Lactation

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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