Definition of Plaquenil

1. Noun. Anti-inflammatory drug (trade name Plaquenil) used in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis and malaria and lupus erythematosus.

Exact synonyms: Hydroxychloroquine
Generic synonyms: Anti-inflammatory, Anti-inflammatory Drug
Language type: Trade Name

Lexicographical Neighbors of Plaquenil

Planococcus
Planococcus citri
Plantae
Plantagenet
Plantagenet line
Plantaginaceae
Plantaginales
Plantago lanceolata
Plantago major
Plantago media
Plantago psyllium
Plantago rugelii
Plantago virginica
Plantation walking horse
Plaque Index
Plaquenil (current term)
Plasmodiidae
Plasmodiophora
Plasmodiophoraceae
Plasmodium aethiopicum
Plasmodium brazilianum
Plasmodium cathemerium
Plasmodium durae
Plasmodium juxtanucleare
Plasmodium kochi
Plasmodium ovale
Plasmodium relictum
Plasmodromata

Literary usage of Plaquenil

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Bound for Good Health: A Collection of Age PagesMedical (1993)
"Hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil) and other drugs originally developed to treat malaria can be used to relieve swelling, stiffness, and joint pain caused by ..."

2. Getting Fit Your Way: A Self-paced Fitness Guide (1993)
"Types of Antimalarials The drugs most often prescribed are hydroxychloroquine sulfate (Plaquenil) and chloroquine (Aralen). Mechanism of Action and Use The ..."

3. State of the Art in Probability and Statistics: Festschrift for Willem R by Mathisca de Gunst, Chris Klaassen, A. W. van der Vaart (2001)
"[3] De waarde van hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil) voor de behandeling van chronische discoide lupus erythematodes (with JH Kraak, WG van Ketel and JR ..."

4. Bound for Good Health: A Collection of Age PagesMedical (1993)
"Hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil) and other drugs originally developed to treat malaria can be used to relieve swelling, stiffness, and joint pain caused by ..."

5. Getting Fit Your Way: A Self-paced Fitness Guide (1993)
"Types of Antimalarials The drugs most often prescribed are hydroxychloroquine sulfate (Plaquenil) and chloroquine (Aralen). Mechanism of Action and Use The ..."

6. State of the Art in Probability and Statistics: Festschrift for Willem R by Mathisca de Gunst, Chris Klaassen, A. W. van der Vaart (2001)
"[3] De waarde van hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil) voor de behandeling van chronische discoide lupus erythematodes (with JH Kraak, WG van Ketel and JR ..."

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