Hydroxychloroquine and Chloroquine in COVID19

Dosing:
Hydroxychloroquine:
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Hydroxychloroquine and Chloroquine in COVID19



Dosing:

Hydroxychloroquine:

 - 400mg PO BID on the first day, followed by 200mg q12 (q8h if concerns for absorption) for 5-10 days

Chloroquine (not available at BWH):

 - Second line agent (increased toxicity compared to Hydroxychloroquine)

 - 500mg Chloroquine phosphate 500mg PO BID for 10 days



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Dr. Gerald Diaz
@GeraldMD
Board Certified Internal Medicine Hospitalist, GrepMed Editor in Chief πŸ‡΅πŸ‡­ πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ - Sign up for an account to like, bookmark and upload images to contribute to our community platform. Follow us on IG:  https://www.instagram.com/grepmed/ | Twitter: https://twitter.com/grepmeded/
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