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Watson's Generic BONIVA® 150mg Receives FDA Approval
Date:3/20/2012

PARSIPPANY, N.J., March 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE: WPI) today announced that its subsidiary Watson Laboratories, Inc. has received approval from the United States Food and Drug Administration on its Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) for Ibandronate 150mg tablets, the generic equivalent to Roche's BONIVA® tablets. Watson intends to begin shipping the product in the second quarter. BONIVA® 150mg tablets had total U.S. sales of approximately $510 million for the twelve months ending January 31, 2012, according to IMS Health.  Ibandronate tablets are indicated to prevent and treat osteoporosis in women who have undergone menopause.  Roche has sued Watson for patent infringement in connection with Watson's ANDA for Ibandronate 150mg tablets.  That lawsuit remains pending.

About Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc.Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is an integrated global specialty pharmaceutical company. The Company is engaged in the development, manufacturing, marketing and distribution of generic pharmaceuticals and specialized branded pharmaceutical products focused on Urology and Women's Health. Watson has operations in many of the world's established and growing international markets.

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