ammonium lactate and urea (topical) (cont.)
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What happens if I miss a dose (Ultralytic, Ultralytic 2)?
Use the medication as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and use the medicine at the next regularly scheduled time. Do not use extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
What happens if I overdose (Ultralytic, Ultralytic 2)?
Seek emergency medical attention if you think you have used too much of this medicine.
An overdose of this medication is not expected to produce life-threatening symptoms.
What should I avoid while taking ammonium lactate and urea (Ultralytic, Ultralytic 2)?
Avoid getting this medication in your eyes, mouth, and nose, or on your lips. If it does get into any of these areas, wash with water.
Avoid exposure to sunlight or artificial UV rays (sunlamps or tanning beds). Ammonium lactate and urea can make your skin more sensitive to sunlight and sunburn may result. Use a sunscreen (minimum SPF 15) and wear protective clothing if you must be out in the sun.
Avoid using other skin products that can cause irritation, such harsh soaps or shampoos or skin cleansers, hair coloring or permanent chemicals, hair removers or waxes, or skin products with alcohol, spices, astringents, or lime. Do not use other medicated skin products unless your doctor has told you to.
What other drugs will affect ammonium lactate and urea (Ultralytic, Ultralytic 2)?
Before using this medication, tell your doctor about any other medications you are using on your skin.
There may be other drugs that can affect ammonium lactate and urea. Tell your doctor about all the prescription and over-the-counter medications you use. This includes vitamins, minerals, herbal products, and drugs prescribed by other doctors. Do not start using a new medication without telling your doctor.
Where can I get more information?
Your pharmacist has more information about ammonium lactate and urea written for health professionals that you may read.
Report Problems to the Food and Drug Administration
You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
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