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  תמוז 8, 5771 , 10/07/11

Teva to Shelve Cholesterol Drugs

Israeli generic drug giant Teva signed an agreement Friday with Merck & Company, Incorporated, under which Teva will not market generic versions of Merck's Vytorin and Zetia cholesterol drugs until 2017.

The agreement settles a patent suit by Merck against the generic drugs  Vytorin and Zetia produced more than four billion dollars in sales in 2010.


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