Yours is the first on this board that I can think of having this type of side-effect from Plaquenil. How long have you been on it, and what dose?
Please watch carefully as the doctor suggested and I hope it you have no further involvement.
50 yr old SjS, APS w/strokes, Autonomic Neuropathy, PN, Nephrogenic DI, (PID) IgG def., Cushing's, Asthma, Gastroparesis. Sero-neg w/+ lip biopsy. Meds: IVIG & pre-meds, Arixtra, Aspirin, Plaquenil, Nitro, Cardizem, Imdur, Toprol XL, Domperidone, Nexium, Midodrine, Symbicort, Oxycontin, Zofran