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Medco Reports Strong First-Quarter Results; Record EPS, Mail-Order Volume, Generic Dispensing Rates
Date:4/29/2008

plied compared with retail prescriptions.

Medco uses diluted earnings per share excluding intangible asset amortization expense that existed when Medco became a public company in 2003 as a supplemental measure of operating performance. The excluded amortization is associated with intangible assets that substantially arose in connection with the acquisition of Medco by Merck & Co., Inc. in 1993 and were pushed down to Medco's balance sheet. The company believes that diluted earnings per share, excluding the amortization of these intangibles, is a useful measure because of the significance of this non-cash item and enhances comparability with its peers. The intangible asset amortization resulting from Medco's acquisitions, such as the acquisition of Accredo Health, Incorporated in August 2005, is not part of the excluded amortization in this calculation because it results from a Medco investment decision.

Conference Call

Management will hold a conference call to review Medco's financial results and operating outlook on April 29, 2008 at 8:30 a.m. ET.

To access the live conference call via telephone:

Dial in: (800) 949-5383 from inside the U.S., or (706) 679-3440 from outside the U.S.

To access the live webcast:

Visit the Investor Relations section at http://www.medco.com or go directly to http://www.medco.com/investor.

For a replay of the call:

A replay of the call will be available after the event on April 29, 2008 through May 13, 2008. Dial in: (800) 642-1687 from inside the U.S., or (706) 645-9291 from outside the U.S. Please use passcode 42421044.

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