Endo and BTB reserve the right to extend the subsequent offering period in accordance with applicable law. After expiration of the subsequent offering period, BTB will acquire all of the remaining outstanding shares of Indevus common stock by means of a merger under Delaware law. As a result of the purchase of shares in the tender offer, BTB has sufficient voting power to approve the merger without the affirmative vote of any other Indevus stockholder. Following the merger, Indevus will become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Endo, and each share of Indevus' outstanding common stock will be cancelled and converted into the right to receive the same consideration, without interest, received by holders who tendered in the tender offer. Thereafter, Indevus common stock will cease to be traded on the NASDAQ Stock Market.
Endo Pharmaceuticals is a specialty pharmaceutical company engaged in the research, development, sale and marketing of branded and generic prescription pharmaceuticals used primarily to treat and manage pain. Its products include LIDODERM(R), a topical patch to relieve the pain of postherpetic neuralgia; PERCOCET(R) and PERCODAN(R) tablets for the relief of moderate-to-moderately severe pain; FROVA(R) tablets for the acute treatment of migraine attacks with or without aura in adults; OPANA(R) tablets for the relief of moderate-to-severe acute pain where the use of an opioid is appropriate; OPANA(R) ER tablets for the relief of moderate-to-severe pain in patients requiring continuous, around-the-clock opioid treatment for an extended period of time; and VOLTAREN(R) gel, a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug indicated for the relief of the pain of osteoarthritis of joints amenable to topical treatment. The company markets its branded pharmaceutical products to physicians in pain management, neuro
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