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Ammonium Lactate


Treats dry, scaly skin conditions called xerosis (zer-OH-sis) or itchthyosis (ik-thee-OH-sis).

Brand Names

Amlactin Distribution Pack
LAC Cream
Lac-Hydrin Five

When You Should Not Take The Medication

You should not use this medicine if you have had an allergic reaction to ammonium lactate.

How To Store And Dispose Of This Medicine

Store the medicine at room temperature, away from heat and direct light.

Keep all medicine away from children.

Possible Side Effects While Using This Medicine

Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects:
Peeling, hives, or raised areas on treated skin
Severe skin itching, rash, or redness

If you notice these less serious side effects, talk with your doctor:
Changes in skin color
Mild skin itching or dryness
Stinging or burning of treated skin areas

If you notice other side effects that you think are caused by this medicine, tell your doctor.