Active Ingredient(s):Ammonium Lactate FDA Approved: * February 7, 2006 Pharm Company: *PADDOCK Category:Skin Care
Ammonium lactate is a compound with formula NH4(C2H4(OH)COO). It is the ammonium salt of lactic acid. It has mild anti-bacterial properties.
It has E number "E328" and is the active ingredient of the skin lotions Amlactin and Lac-Hydrin.
Ammonium lactate is the chemical combination of lactic acid and ammonium hydroxide. It is used as a skin moisturizer lotion to treat dry, scaly, itchy skin. Those who are using it should avoid exposure to sunlight or artificial UV rays, suc...
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