Chloroquine and Hydroxychloroquine Toxicity Medication

Updated: May 11, 2017
  • Author: Manolette R Roque, MD, MBA, FPAO; Chief Editor: Andrew G Lee, MD  more...
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Medication

Medication Summary

Withdrawal of the agent is the standard of care for patients who develop toxicity from chloroquine or hydroxychloroquine. No diet or medical therapy has been proven effective to prevent, treat, or reduce risk of retinal toxicity.