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Drug Names(s): 1 mg norethindrone and .05 mg ethinyl estradiol

Description: Ovcon is an oral contraceptive combination of 1 mg of the progestational compound norethindrone and .05 mg of the estrogenic compound ethinyl estradiol.

Deal Structure: Warner Chilcott and Actavis
In May 2013, Actavis and Warner Chilcott announced they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Actavis will acquire Warner Chilcott plc in a stock-for-stock transaction valued at approximately $8.5 billion. The proposed transaction has been unanimously approved by the Boards of Directors of Actavis and Warner Chilcott and is supported by the management teams of both companies.

In October 2013, Actavis announced that it has completed the acquisition of Warner Chilcott in a stock-for-stock transaction valued at approximately $8.5 billion. In connection with the acquisition, Actavis and Warner Chilcott have been combined under a new company incorporated in Ireland, and have adopted the global name Actavis plc. Shares of Actavis plc will trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol ACT. The scheme of arrangement to effect Actavis' acquisition of Warner Chilcott has taken effect today, and Warner Chilcott...See full deal structure in Biomedtracker

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