During the fourth quarter of 2008, Strattera generated $146.8 million of sales, a decrease of 6 percent compared with the fourth quarter of 2007. U.S. sales decreased 12 percent, to $111.4 million, due to lower demand partially offset by higher net effective selling prices. Sales outside the U.S. increased 16 percent, to $35.4 million, due to increased demand and to a lesser extent higher net effective selling prices, offset by the unfavorable impact of foreign exchange rates.
For the full-year of 2008, worldwide Strattera sales increased 2 percent to $579.5 million. U.S. Strattera sales for 2008 were $437.8 million, a 6 percent decrease driven by lower demand partially offset by higher prices. Strattera sales outside the U.S. were $141.8 million, a 35 percent increase driven by increased demand.
Worldwide sales of Byetta were $186.6 million in the fourth quarter of 2008, a 2 percent increase compared with the fourth quarter of 2007. U.S. Byetta sales decreased 8 percent, to $162.7 million. Byetta sales outside the U.S. were $23.9 million. Lilly reports as revenue its 50 percent share of Byetta's gross margin in the U.S., 100 percent of Byetta sales outside the U.S., and its sales of Byetta pen delivery devices to its partner, Amylin Pharmaceuticals. For the fourth quarter, Lilly recognized revenue totaling $103.0 million, representing a 12 percent increase compared with the fourth quarter of 2007.
For the full-year of 2008, worldwide Byetta sales increased 16 percent to
$751.4 million. U.S. Byett
|SOURCE Eli Lilly and Company|
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