Hydroxychloroquine sulfate treatment is associated with later onset of systemic lupus erythematosus.

@article{James2007HydroxychloroquineST,
  title={Hydroxychloroquine sulfate treatment is associated with later onset of systemic lupus erythematosus.},
  author={Judith A. James and Xana R Kim-Howard and Benjamin F. Bruner and Maria Karolina Jonsson and Micah T. McClain and Melissa R Arbuckle and Caroline Walker and Gregory J Dennis and Joan Tenenbaum Merrill and John Barker Harley},
  journal={Lupus},
  year={2007},
  volume={16 6},
  pages={401-9}
}
Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is a clinically diverse, complex autoimmune disease which may present with coincident onset of many criteria or slow, gradual symptom accrual. Early intervention has been postulated to delay or prevent the development of more serious sequelae. One option for treatment in this setting is hydroxychloroquine. Using 130 US… CONTINUE READING