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Date:10/8/2009

al attention. Clinicians and patients need to be aware of the safety concerns associated with anemia treatments that require close attention to hemoglobin levels, and consideration of the risk of thrombosis or growth of some tumor types.

Medco Opens Specialized Oncology Care Center

Marking October as the 25th Anniversary of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Medco is making a major commitment to advancing cancer care with the opening of the oncology Medco Therapeutic Resource Center® (TRC) in its new Indianapolis pharmacy. The oncology TRC will focus on the specialized treatment of patients with common cancers such as leukemia, breast, lung, prostate and colon, as well as pediatric cancers. In addition, Medco's new oncology TRC will assist those who are prescribed specialty drugs to maintain or improve their quality of life.

About Medco

Medco Health Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: MHS) is pioneering the world's most advanced pharmacy® and its clinical research and innovations are part of Medco making medicine smarter(TM) for more than 60 million members.

With more than 20,000 employees dedicated to improving patient health and reducing costs for a wide range of public and private sector clients, and 2008 revenue exceeding $51 billion, Medco ranks 45th on the Fortune 500 list and is named among the world's most innovative, most admired and most trustworthy companies.

For more information, go to http://www.medcohealth.com.

This press release contains "forward-looking statements" as that term is defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements involve risks and uncertainties that may cause results to differ materially from those set forth in the statements.
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