Please review the following URL and make sure that it is spelled correctly. Requested URL: /drugsatfda_docs/label/2007/009768s... Weight loss plaquenil Plaquenil a adderall There is limited published data that hydroxychloroquine can interfere with urine protein dipstick methods 2,3 and with some urine drug screening tests. A detailed review of package inserts for drug of abuse and therapeutic drug monitoring assays did not find hydroxychloroquine reported as an interferent in any of the assays 5,6. DRAFT PA Criteria Page 1 of 5 Initial Approval Date July 10, 2019 Revised Dates October 9, 2019 CRITERIA FOR PRIOR AUTHORIZATION Adult Rheumatoid Arthritis Agents BILLING CODE TYPE For drug coverage and provider type information, see the KMAP Reference Codes webpage. Safe use of the drug in the treatment of juvenile arthritis has not been established. Precautions Dermatologic reactions to PLAQUENIL may occur and, therefore, proper care should be exercised when it is administered to any patient receiving a drug with a significant tendency to produce dermatitis. The chemical name for hydroxychloroquine sulfate is 2-4-[(7-Chloro-4-quinolyl)amino]pentyl]ethylamino] ethanol sulfate (1:1). (hydroxychloroquine sulfate) is a white or practically white, crystalline powder, freely soluble in water; practically insoluble in alcohol, chloroform, and in ether. Hydroxychloroquine fda package insert ARAVA® leflunomide, tablets, for oral use Prescribing Information, CRITERIA FOR PRIOR AUTHORIZATION Antimalarial resistance chloroquineIs plaquenil used to treat lupus Insufficient to inform on drug-associated risk 8.1 See 17 for PATIENT COUNSELING INFORMATION and FDA-approved patient labeling. Revised 3/2019 FULL PRESCRIBING INFORMATION CONTENTS* 1 INDICATIONS AND USAGE 1.1 Intravenous ORENCIAAdult Rheumatoid Arthritis RA 1.2 Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis 1.3 Adult Psoriatic Arthritis PsA HIGHLIGHTS OF PRESCRIBING INFORMATION • Patients.. PLAQUENIL® - Food and Drug Administration. DailyMed - HYDROXYCHLOROQUINE SULFATE tablet. Hydroxychloroquine sulfate greater than 6.5 mg/kg 5 mg/kg base of actual body weight, durations of use greater than five years, subnormal glomerular filtration, use of some concomitant drug products such as tamoxifen citrate and concurrent macular disease. The package insert lists angioedema a potential risk but does not give any indication if it can be delayed weeks after start of drug. All the literature I could find was about using Plaquenil as a treatment for urticarial/angioedema rather the being the cause of angioedema. Patient does not want to use other medications such as methotrexate and. Hydroxychloroquine HCQ, sold under the brand name Plaquenil among others, is a medication used for the prevention and treatment of certain types of malaria. Specifically it is used for chloroquine-sensitive malaria. Other uses include treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, and porphyria cutanea tarda. It is taken by mouth.