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Pfizer confirms discussions with Allergan

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Pfizer noted the announcement by Allergan that was released earlier today regarding a potential transaction between the companies.

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"Pfizer confirms that it is in preliminary friendly discussions with Allergan in relation to a potential transaction.

"Pfizer emphasizes that no agreement has been reached and there can be no certainty that these discussions will lead to a transaction, or as to the terms on which a transaction, if any, might be agreed.

"Pfizer will not comment on speculation regarding the terms of a potential transaction. Any further announcement will be made if and when appropriate," the company said.

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