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10 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Dry Skin
5/26/2014 6:01:38 AM

Reviewer: mary, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
burns the skin.like fire on skin.

Condition: Dry Skin
1/2/2012 9:28:09 AM

Reviewer: dcmetro, 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
excellent product. typcially i have very dry skin during the winter months and within a few days amlactin cleared these areas and areas that were bleeding from severe dryness healed within one week. yes, it did burn slightly when touching broken areas of skin, but the stinging sensation was gone within a few minutes and was not that intolerable. now that things have healed i don't have that ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Dry Skin
7/4/2011 11:06:25 AM

Reviewer: kentuckyjoe, 65-74 on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
After a month or so of use I developed these red spots on the areas I was using it. The dermatologist said they were caused from little broken blood vessels near the surface of the skin. They were very many of these things and started to clear up and within 3 weeks were gone after I stopped using the AmLactin. The doc said their is an acid in the product which could have caused this but he had ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Dry Skin
5/6/2010 9:49:14 PM

Reviewer: 75 or over Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
when applied to the skin, it burns if you have any slight abrasions

Condition: Dry Skin
2/24/2010 11:37:36 AM

Reviewer: 25-34 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I suffered from dry, peeling skin on the palms of my hands. After spending hundreds of dollars on Rx medicines with no benefit to my hands, I find it odd that an over-the-counter cream did the trick within a week. My results may have been faster had I followed the doctor's instructions to the letter, for I only applied the cream when I went to sleep at night (i.e. once a day, vs. morning and n ... Show Full Comment

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