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Lactic Acid Cream

Generic Name: lactic acid
Dosage Form: cream

Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Nov 23, 2020.

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10% LACTIC ACID CREME

Relief of Dry, Scaly, Itching Skin

FOR TOPICAL USE ONLY.
NOT FOR OPHTHALMIC USE.

Rx Only

Lactic Acid has been reported as an effective naturally occurring humectant in the skin. It has beneficial effects on dry skin and in severe discomfort of hyperkeratotic conditions. Vitamin E has been used as an aid to control dry or chapped skin, and for the relief of and discomfort from minor skin disorders such as burns, sunburn and irritated skin. It has antioxidant properties thus protecting the skin.

Inactive Ingredients:

Isopropyl Palmitate, Cetyl Alcohol, Glyceryl Stearate and PEG 100 Stearate, PEG 40 Stearate, Caprylic / Capric Triglyceride, Lecithin, Dimethicone, Vitamin E 3500 IU/oz, Glycerine, Methyl Paraben, Propyl Paraben, Purified Water, Disodium EDTA, Imidurea, Sodium Benzoate.

Indications:

For the treatment of dry, scaly skin (xerosis), ichthyosis vulgaris. Moisturizes and softens skin. For the temporary relief of itching associated with these conditions.

Warnings:

Sun exposure (natural or artificial sunlight) to area of skin treated with Lactic Acid Creme should be minimized or avoided.

Precautions:

FOR EXTERNAL USE ONLY. PATIENT SHOULD BE ADVISED TO KEEP THIS PRODUCT OUT OF THE REACH OF CHILDREN. Avoid contact with eyes, lips or mucous membranes. Not for use in patients known to be sensitive to any ingredients in this product. A mild, stinging, burning or peeling may occur on sensitive, inflamed or irritated skin areas. If irritation or sensitivity occurs, patient should discontinue use and notify their PODIATRIST, DERMATOLOGIST or PHYSICIAN for appropriate therapy. Caution is advised when used on the face due to the potential for irritation.

The potential for post-inflammatory hypo- or hyperpigmentation has not been studied. Lactic Acid Creme should be given to a pregnant woman only if clearly needed, and caution should be exercised when Lactic Acid Creme is administered to a nursing mother. Safety and effectiveness in pediatric patients have not been established.

Directions:

Apply thoroughly twice a day onto the affected areas or as directed by your PODIATRIST, DERMATOLOGIST or PHYSICIAN.

Dispense in accordance with applicable state law. This product has not been approved by the FDA, is not listed in the Orange Book, and has not been approved or rated for therapeutic equivalence with any other product.

How Supplied:

River's Edge Lactic Acid Creme is available in a 4 oz. (113.4g) plastic jar, NDC 68032-126-04 or an 8 oz. (226.8g) plastic tube, NDC 68032-126-08 .

Store at controlled room temperature 15º - 30ºC (59º - 86ºF).

Rx Only.

Rev. 06/06

Packaging:

LACTIC ACID
Lactic Acid Cream
Product Information
Product Type HUMAN PRESCRIPTION DRUG LABEL Item Code (Source) NDC:68032-126
Route of Administration TOPICAL DEA Schedule
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
LACTIC ACID (LACTIC ACID) LACTIC ACID 100 mg in 1 g
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient Name Strength
ISOPROPYL PALMITATE
CETYL ALCOHOL
GLYCERYL MONOSTEARATE
POLYOXYL 100 STEARATE
MEDIUM-CHAIN TRIGLYCERIDES
LECITHIN, SOYBEAN
DIMETHICONE
GLYCERIN
METHYLPARABEN
PROPYLPARABEN
EDETATE DISODIUM
WATER
IMIDUREA
SODIUM BENZOATE
ALPHA-TOCOPHEROL
Packaging
# Item Code Package Description
1 NDC:68032-126-04 113.4 g in 1 JAR
2 NDC:68032-126-08 226.8 g in 1 TUBE
Marketing Information
Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
unapproved drug other 06/01/2006 11/30/2011
Labeler - River's Edge Pharmaceuticals, LLC (133879135)
River's Edge Pharmaceuticals, LLC

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