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Is there a difference between amniotic acid and amniotic fluid?
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Dr. Timothy Brown
Obstetrics & Gynecology
In brief: Yes
Amniotic acid is present in amniotic fluid.
It is commercially known as allantoin and as such is widely used in various skin products as a moisturizer/softener. It certainly seems to have that effect on newborn skin!

In brief: Yes
Amniotic acid is present in amniotic fluid.
It is commercially known as allantoin and as such is widely used in various skin products as a moisturizer/softener. It certainly seems to have that effect on newborn skin!
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