Plaquenil is also known as a treatment for malaria, a blood-borne parasite spread by mosquitoes in many tropical and sub-tropical environments. The usual dose is between one and two tablets per day (200 to 400 mg per day). When Plaquenil works, most patients start to feel improvement after 8-12 weeks. When patients start Plaquenil, doctors usually have them try it for 3 months before they assess the patient to determine if it is working. Plaquenil 200 mg uso Plaquenil-for-malaria-treatment-to-managing-lupus-ra Hydroxychloroquine versus sulfasalazine Is hydroxychloroquine safe while pregnant Side effects of Plaquenil that are different from Rheumatrex and Trexall include stomach pain or cramps, loss of appetite, weight loss, diarrhea, spinning sensation, ringing in your ears, mood changes, nervousness, irritability, skin rash, itching, or hair loss. Tinnitus a ringing in the ears has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, pain, high blood cholesterol, rheumatoid arthritis. Check the latest reports from 38,765 Tinnitus patients, or browse all conditions. Re Plaquenil and Tinnitus. Reply #1 on November 18, 2014, PM. The ringing in my ears is a nuisance too. During the day when I am busy I can usually tune it out and it does not bother me so much. I guess I am just distracted from it if I am concentrating on doing things. At night is bothers me more. Plaquenil is considered to be pretty safe, but it can rarely damage the eyes. If it isn’t working at all after this time then it is usually stopped. Plaquenil and ringing in ears Plaquenil Sulfate Plaquenil, Ringing in the Ears, Immuran., Will you have Tinnitus with Methotrexate - eHealthMe Hydroxychloroquine erectile dysfunctionPlaquenil dark skin Hi, Has anyone had any problems with adverse effects from Plaquenil? I take 200 mg twice per day for 2 1/2 months now. At first, I had GI upset which resolved, but for that past month, I have had blurry vision, severe headaches, weakness, ringing ears and dizziness. I quit taking it Sunday and called my rheumatologist Healthboards - Immune & Autoimmune - Lupus Plaquenil Toxicity. Plaquenil and Tinnitus. Plaquenil Hydroxychloroquine - Side Effects, Dosage.. The first time I tried Plaquenil I also had ringing, pressure feelings and dizziness in my ears. My Rheumy sent me to an ENT first to r/o hearing loss etc.when that came back OK, chalked it up to the plaquenil as a rare side effect. It was so bothersome we decided to try stopping the plaquenil but i went into a flare so went back on it. Autoimmune inner ear disease AIED, is a rare disease that happens when your body's immune system mistakenly attacks your inner ear. It can cause dizziness, ringing in your ears, and hearing loss. Less than 1% of the 28 million Americans who have hearing loss have it because of AIED. It's slightly more common in middle-aged women. Ringing in the ears or hearing loss Worsening of skin conditions If you have psoriasis, Plaquenil may make your condition worse. Talk to your doctor if you have this condition.