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ammonium lactate cream against dry feet

A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emily Altman
28 years experience Dermatology
Dry facial skin: 2 questions 1. Is it dryness? Conditions that can have flaking and scaling on the face include seborrheic dermatitis, psoriasis, eczema and others. 2 ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anna Flor Salcedo
23 years experience Internal Medicine
See below: Fungal infection can cause scaling, cracking of feet, and this maybe the reason why your podiatrist gave you lamisil (terbinafine).
Dr. Jonathan Posner
27 years experience Podiatry
Maybe: Lamasil creme is an antifungal creme which will help reduce the peeling caused by tinea pedis but you would need a urea or lactinol type product for d ... Read More
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Dr. Payam Rafat
22 years experience Podiatry
Antifungal: Any cream may be of benefit. Lamisil (terbinafine) is an antifungal.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tobi Todd
Dr. Tobi Todd answered
21 years experience Podiatry
Discoloration: 1. Discontinue the cream and do not cover with plastic 2. Soak feet once a day in warm water with liquid Dial soap for 10-15 minutes 3. Pat dry and a ... Read More
Dr. Scott Keith
44 years experience Podiatry
A simple test.: A microscopic analysis is the only sure way of confirming the black "mold" theory. It could just as easily be a chemical reaction between the ingredie ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
No: http://www.medicinenet.com/ammonium_lactate_topical/article.htm is a good article. In general it is best to not use creams in the vaginal area as they ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lisa Rankin
25 years experience ADHD and Autism
Yes : In general children over the age of 2 can use that cream once or twice a day. The most important thing is to try and determine the reason it is needed ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristi Woods
23 years experience Pediatrics
Possible: It could definitely cause irritation and drying as it is a relatively strong acid. To what type of outbreaks are you referring?
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Choate
44 years experience Pediatrics
Maybe: This product can be used to soften hard, rough skin. With soaking and gentle abrasion the dry, rough skin of the feet can be made more supple.
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joy Jackson
19 years experience Family Medicine
The : The Betamethasone and the clobetasol are both steroids, therefore it is probably not a good idea to mix these together since steroids can cause thinni ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Not toxic: You make both ammonia and lactic acid in your own body. The scare sheets are best ignored.

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