Chloroquine retinopathy: is there a safe daily dose?

  • Jr. Marks
  • Published 1982 in Annals of the rheumatic diseases


Published case reports of chloroquine retinopathy rarely include details of daily dosage, but 30 reports where this information was available included 78 patients who developed impaired visual acuity an 13 had received daily doses of 250 mg or less. Eleven cases of ocular toxicity attributed to chloroquine were reported to the Committee on Safety of… (More)


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