Please review the following URL and make sure that it is spelled correctly. I've been on Hydroxychloroquine for about a week (200mg twice daily) and I have to say I have the most awful problem with farting... Please say it does - my partner is starting to curse me! Hydroxychloroquine accutane redness Chloroquine resistant area cdc Plaquenil liver failure Aspiration of hydroxychloroquine sulfate 200 mg In this review, we analyze Plaquenil side effects by the time on the drug, gender and age of the people who have side effects while taking Plaquenil. The review is based on 57,733 people who have side effects while taking the drug from Food and Drug Administration FDA. Plaquenil and Flatulence - from FDA reports Summary Flatulence is found among people who take Plaquenil, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Folic Acid, and have Arthritis. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 48,911 people who have side effects when. Hello all, I am currently new to this site and ran across the discussion about stopping Plaquenil. I have been taking Plaquenil for about 8-9 months and thought that it was not helping me because I still have a fair amount of joint pain, fatigue, muscle pain and so many other issues. However, more recently I did start to get lots of flatulence and still do. Beans are the worst and if I overeat it seems to be worse. I am taking various windeze type products to try and counteract this but I can't say they're having much effect! I'm newly diagnosed with mixed connective tissue disease (after 12 years of consultants) and I have to say that it is exciting to finally have a diagnosis and potential treatment options at last. Jennie KHi Jennie, I was on hydroxychloroquine for many ears but did not have any of the 'wind' problems. Hydroxychloroquine and bloating Hydroxychloroquine = awful smelly flatulence. - LUPUS UK, Will you have Flatulence with Plaquenil - eHealthMe Side effects of hydroxychloroquinHydroxychloroquine coat So I guess I'll just be happy that my stomach isn't bothering me with diarrhea anymore just some random upper abdomen pain and bloating, sometimes heartburn and forget about wondering what caused it. Maybe it was Plaquenil/Oxiklorin, maybe it wasn't - but I don't think I'll go back on it. Plaquenil/Hydroxychloroquine and stomach problems?. Stopping plaquenil. DailyStrength. Plaquenil What You Need to Know - Kaleidoscope Fighting Lupus. Rheumatoid Arthritis Support Group. Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic, inflammatory, multisystem, autoimmune disorder. It is a disabling and painful condition which can lead to substantial loss of mobility due to pain and joint destruction. Dosage for Plaquenil. The adult dose of Plaquenil to suppress malaria is 400 mg on the same day each week. The pediatric weekly suppressive dosage is 5 mg/kg of body weight. The adult dose of Plaquenil to treat an acute attack of malaria is an initial dose of 800 mg followed by 400 mg in six to eight hours and 400 mg for two more days. Description and Brand Names. Drug information provided by IBM Micromedex US Brand Name. Plaquenil; Descriptions. Hydroxychloroquine is used to treat malaria. It is also used to prevent malaria infection in areas or regions where it is known that other medicines eg, chloroquine may not work.