LAVAL, Quebec — Valeant Pharmaceuticals on Tuesday announced it has completed its previously announced acquisition of Bausch + Lomb.
Bausch + Lomb is a global eye health company that has a broad portfolio of eye health products, including well-known prescription and OTC brands Besivance, Lotemax, Ocuvite and PreserVision; vision care brands Biotrue ONEday, PureVision, renu and Boston; and surgical brands enVista, Storz, Stellaris and Victus.
Valeant started the process in May, when it announced the all-cash $8.7 billion acquisition. The move will make Valeant one of the leaders worldwide across both dermatology and eye health, the company said.
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