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Amgen's Third Quarter 2008 Adjusted Earnings Per Share Increased 14 Percent to $1.23
Date:10/22/2008

rimarily by increased demand for Neulasta. Combined sales of Neulasta and NEUPOGEN in the U.S. were $856 million in the third quarter of 2008 versus $830 million in the third quarter of 2007, an increase of 3 percent primarily reflecting an increase in demand for Neulasta. This increase in demand was driven by an increase in the average net sales price, partially offset by a decline in units sold, which we believe was primarily due to customer stocking which occurred in the second quarter of 2008. Combined international sales increased 24 percent to $336 million in the third quarter of 2008 versus $270 million for the same quarter in the prior year. This growth reflects changes in foreign exchange which positively impacted third quarter 2008 combined international sales by approximately $33 million, as well as increased demand driven by the continued conversion from NEUPOGEN to Neulasta. Excluding the impact of foreign exchange, combined worldwide product sales increased 5 percent and international product sales increased 12 percent.

Sales of Enbrel(R) (etanercept) increased 9 percent in the third quarter to $893 million versus $821 million during the same period in 2007. Sales growth was driven by higher demand due to increases in both average net sales price and patients. ENBREL sales growth in the third quarter was affected by share declines in the U.S. versus the third quarter of 2007 due to increased competitive activity. However, sales growth continued in both rheumatology and dermatology, and ENBREL continues to maintain a leading position in both segments.

Worldwide sales of Sensipar(R) (cinacalcet) increased 32 percent to $161 million in the third quarter of 2008 versus $122 million during the third quarter of 2007. This growth was principally driven by demand, primarily due to segment penetration.

Vectibix(R) (panitumumab) sales for the third quarter were unchanged year over year at $41 million.

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