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Bausch + Lomb Completes the Acquisition of ISTA Pharmaceuticals
Date:6/6/2012

MADISON, N.J., June 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bausch + Lomb, the global eye health company, announced today that it has completed its acquisition of ISTA Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a leading pharmaceutical company.  The addition of ISTA bolsters Bausch + Lomb's product portfolio and pipeline, increasing the company's therapeutic offerings for physicians and their patients and creating opportunity for future growth. 

"This combination is a big step for Bausch + Lomb and an exciting development for eye health.  Together, we are building a high-performance company that can deliver even more benefits for the patients and customers we serve," said Brent Saunders, president and chief executive officer, Bausch + Lomb. "ISTA's business complements our own very well, and we are excited about the opportunities this transaction creates." 

ISTA's four prescription products, BROMDAY™, BEPREVE®, ISTALOL®, and VITRASE®, will complement Bausch + Lomb's existing prescription ophthalmology products, including Lotemax® and Besivance®, and branded OTC eye vitamins PreserVision® and Ocuvite®. Bausch + Lomb's pharmaceutical pipeline now has nearly double the number of mid-to late-stage innovations. The newly combined pipeline includes PROLENSA™, T-PRED™, BEPOMAX™ and BEPOSONE™, ISTA's candidates to treat ocular inflammation and pain and allergy-related nasal conditions, and Bausch + Lomb's pharmaceutical innovations, including the first of a new class of ocular anti-inflammatory agents as well as a promising approach to reducing intra-ocular pressure in patients with open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension.

"The addition of ISTA creates exciting new opportunities for Bausch + Lomb's rapidly growing pharmaceutical business," said Daniel M. Wechsler, executive vice president and president, B
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