What is hydroxychlor 200 mg?

Not Medical Advice: Hydroxychloroquine is an antimalarial drug that is sold under the brand names Quensyl, Dolquine, and Plaquenil. Along with its use to prevent or cure cases of malaria, it can also be used for inflammation reduction caused by rheumatoid arthritis (a chronic, systemic inflammatory disorder), and lupus (an autoimmune disease). The typical dosage, depending on the disease, starts at 400mg but may be as high as 600mg. If effective the dosage may later be reduced to 200mg.
Updated on Thursday, February 02 2012 at 01:35AM EST

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