HCQS tablets can interact with other drugs and vitamins. Drug interaction can be harmful or can impact the working of the drug. To avoid drug interaction, inform your doctor if you have any skin issues like psoriasis or porphyria or taking any medicine/supplements. Also, inform your doctor if you are pregnant or a breastfeeding mom. Keep the medicine out of the reach of children and pets. This medicine may not be safe enough if you are suffering from any heart or eye disease.
Taking this medicine as per your doctor’s advice shows rare or no side effects. HCQS 400 is a relatively well-tolerated drug. The common side effects may include nausea, vomiting, upset stomach, headache, and stomach pain. These side effects can fade away its own in few hours to days. Still, if any side effect bothers you much, you should call your doctor to seek his advice. Minor side effects like nausea, occasional vomiting, or upset stomach usually do not require medical attention.
HOW TO USE
Follow the recommended dosage advised by your doctor to get the best from this medicine. He will examine your body to identify for which particular treatment you should have hydroxychloroquine and for how long. The dosage and treatment duration varies according to your health condition and the disease you are suffering from. Your doctor can alter the dosage based on how your body responds to the treatment; he may also add some other medicine in combination with this drug for your faster recovery.
Retinopathy (a rare eye condition) can occur with this medication usage if you have been prescribed it for the long run. Therefore, it is advised to have your eye check done frequently to avoid any eye complications. If you take this drug to treat arthritis, you do not need to take an extra dosage to prevent malaria.