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Boehringer Ingelheim buys heartburn drug Zantac for $509.5mm

Executive Summary

As Johnson & Johnson continues to divest products to pave the way for its acquisition of Pfizer Consumer Health Care Group, the company and Pfizer have agreed to sell all US rights, title, and interest in Pfizer's OTC anti-ulcerant Zantac (ranitidine) to Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals for $509.5mm in cash.
Deal Industry
  • Pharmaceuticals
    • OTC, Consumer
Deal Status
  • Final
Deal Type
  • Alliance
    • Marketing-Licensing

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