Is ammonium lactate same as Lac-Hydrin?

Is ammonium lactate same as Lac-Hydrin?

Ammonium lactate is a combination of lactic acid and ammonium hydroxide. Ammonium lactate is a moisturizer. Ammonium lactate is used to treat dry, scaly, itchy skin.

Does Lac-Hydrin require a prescription?

Lac-Hydrin(R) 5% is a non-prescription, fragrance-free lotion used to relieve dry skin.

What is Lac-Hydrin 12% cream used for?

This medication is used to treat dry, scaly skin conditions (e.g., xerosis, ichthyosis vulgaris) and can also help relieve itching from these conditions.

What are the ingredients in Lac Hydrin?

PACKAGE LABEL. PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL.

Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
AMMONIUM LACTATE (LACTIC ACID) AMMONIUM LACTATE 120 mg in 1 g

How much is Lac-Hydrin lotion?

The cost for Lac-Hydrin topical lotion 12% is around $49 for a supply of 225 grams, depending on the pharmacy you visit. Prices are for cash paying customers only and are not valid with insurance plans. A generic version of Lac-Hydrin is available, see ammonium lactate topical prices.

Which AmLactin is best for Crepey skin?

Engelman is a proponent of manual exfoliation primarily because “it helps to increase blood flow to the skin and reduce inflammation, which further diminishes the appearance of crepiness.” Try AmLactin Daily Moisturizing Lotion, which contains both alpha hydroxy and lactic acids; Dermadoctor KP Duty Body Scrub; Cane + …

Who makes Lac Hydrin?

Product Specifications

McKesson # 746721
Brand Lac-Hydrin® Five
Manufacturer Ranbaxy Pharmaceuticals
Country of Origin Unknown
Active Ingredients Ammonium Lactate

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