Hydroxychloroquine-induced pigmentation

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  1. cray Well-Known Member

    Hydroxychloroquine-induced pigmentation

    In many cases, once the offending drug has been stopped, fading of the lesions occurs. However, the pigmentation may last a long time or become permanent.

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    The imputability of hydroxychloroquine in the genesis of this discoloration is difficult to establish. Our study supports the hypothesis that ecchymosis, platelet antiaggregants and oral anticoagulants may be the main predisposing factors to hydroxychloroquine-induced pigmentation. Aug 14, 2013 Most commonly, its use can result in hyperpigmentation of the forehead, hard palate, forearms, and shins 2, 3 ; it can also cause pigmentation that appears on the cheek mucosa and nails 6, 11. The development of hydroxychloroquine-associated cutaneous dyschromia is not so rare and can present as black. Mechanism of Toxicity. The mechanism of hydroxychloroquine retinal toxicity has yet to be fully elucidated. Studies have shown that the drug affects the metabolism of retinal cells and also binds to melanin in the RPE, which could explain the persistent toxicity after discontinuation of the medication.

    Download PDF Many systemic medications may cause retinal toxicity. Because many drugs that induce skin pigmentation also cause photosensitivity reactions, sun protection is usually recommended.

    Hydroxychloroquine-induced pigmentation

    Hydroxychloroquine-induced hyperpigmentation A case report Request PDF, Hydroxychloroquine-Associated Hyperpigmentation Mimicking.

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  3. Skin figure 1A,B. There was no pigmentation at other body sites. Biopsy from the plaque showed necrobiotic collagen with intradermal mucin and perivascular lymphohistiocytic infiltrate accom-panied by brown coarse pigment in the dermis figure 1C,D. The pigment was negative on Perl’s stain figure 1E. This was a unique pattern of

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    Skin pigmentation related to use of hydroxychloroquine starts out as a yellow brown to slate gray or black pigmentation on many areas of the body - especially the front of the shins but also the face, forearms, mouth mucosa essentially hard palace and gingivae and nail beds. Hydroxychloroquine-Induced Hyperpigmentation. From the Departments of *Rheumatology and †Dermatology, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center; and ‡Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD. No financial support was received for this study. The authors declare no conflict of interest. Pigmentation from heavy metal toxicity may be permanent; Iron can cause a dark brown pigmentation siderosis at the site of inadvertent subcutaneous injection; Excessive gold, previously used in the treatment of rheumatic diseases, can cause diffuse golden brown pigmentation; Ingested silver salts may induce a diffuse greyish pigmentation argyria

  4. Download PDF Drug-induced ocular side effects are back in the spotlight, thanks to the Academy’s revision of its recommendations on screening for retinal toxicity from chloroquine and its analogue hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil). Hydroxychloroquine MedlinePlus Drug Information Hydroxychloroquine Side Effects - Plaquenil Hydroxychloroquine Side Effects and. - Total Eye
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    Hydroxychloroquine Side Effects, Dosage, Uses, and More Hydroxychloroquine oral tablet is available as a brand-name drug and a generic drug. Brand name Plaquenil. Hydroxychloroquine comes only as a tablet you take by mouth. Hydroxychloroquine is used to treat malaria, lupus erythematosus, and rheumatoid arthritis.

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