Antimalarials – are they effective and safe in rheumatic diseases?
Data nadesłania: 18-03-2018
Data ostatniej rewizji: 08-05-2018
Data akceptacji: 10-05-2018
Data publikacji online: 30-06-2018
Data publikacji: 30-06-2018
Reumatologia 2018;56(3):164-173
Antimalarial drugs (AD) are a group of widespread therapeutic agents in multiple rheumatic indications. Although the effect of AD is mild and extended in time, low toxicity is their appreciated value. This paper describes the current state of knowledge on the mechanism of action, use, toxicity and pleiotropic effects of AD in the pharmacotherapy of autoimmune diseases.
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