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.
Amlactin, Geri-Hydrolac, Kerasal AL, Lac-Hydrin, Laclotion
severe redness or stinging where the medicine was applied.
Common side effects may include:
mild dryness or skin irritation after use; or
bruising of discoloration of treated skin.
(topical lotion, topical cream, compounding solution)