ammonium lactate topical Index
Ammonium lactate (Amlactin, Geri-Hydrolac, Lac-Hydrin, Lac-Lotion, LAC Cream, Al-12) is a drug prescribed for the treatment of dry, itchy, scaly skin, and ichthyosis vulgaris. Side effects, drug interactions, dosage, and pregnancy safety information is provided.
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- Psoriasis facts
- What is psoriasis?
- What are psoriasis causes and risk factors?
- What are the different types of psoriasis?
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- How do health-care professionals diagnose psoriasis?
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- Is there a psoriasis diet?
- What about light therapy for psoriasis?
- What is the long-term prognosis with psoriasis? What are complications of psoriasis?
- Is it possible to prevent psoriasis?
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- Is there a national psoriasis support group?
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Ichythyosis vulgaris is an uncommon inherited condition marked by xerosis. Symptoms and signs include very dry, scaly skin over...learn more »
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Ichthyosis Vulgaris Article
- Ichthyosis vulgaris facts
- What is ichthyosis vulgaris?
- What are causes and risk factors for ichthyosis vulgaris?
- Is ichthyosis vulgaris contagious?
- What are ichthyosis vulgaris symptoms and signs?
- How do health-care professionals diagnose ichthyosis vulgaris?
- What is the treatment for ichthyosis vulgaris?
- Are there any home remedies for ichthyosis vulgaris?
- Is there a special diet for those with ichthyosis vulgaris?
- What are complications of ichthyosis vulgaris?
- What is the prognosis of ichthyosis vulgaris?
- Is it possible to prevent ichthyosis vulgaris?
- Are there support groups for people with ichthyosis vulgaris?