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LUPUS ERYTHROMATOSUS A TO ZSOURCE: National Institutes of Health, U.S.Department of Health and Human Services: Link to NIH
Antimalarials are very effective in
controlling lupus arthritis, skin rashes,
mouth ulcers, and other symptoms
such as fatigue and fever. They are
used to manage less serious forms of
systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) in
which no organs have been damaged.
Antimalarials are also very effective
in the treatment of discoid lupus
InstructionsThe brand name of your antimalarial is
The strength or dose of the antimalarial ordered for you is ___________.
Take the antimalarial ________________ time(s) per day.
The best time(s) to take your antimalarial ________________________
Additional instructions: ______________
Source: National Institutes of Health, U.S.Dept of Health and Human Services