Acquisition FAQs

Thank you for visiting Valeant’s Acquisition FAQs page. Here you will find links to the most up-to-date information on our acquisitions and other major business transactions. Please visit this page often as we will continue to update the information here on a consistent basis.

Acquisition of Synergetics USA, Inc. by Valeant

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc., (NYSE: VRX) (TSX: VRX) completed its acquisition of Synergetics USA, Inc. on October 15, 2015. Synergetics will retain its name and it will become a wholly owned subsidiary of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc.

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Acquisition of Salix Pharmaceuticals, Ltd. by Valeant

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE: VRX/TSX: VRX) completed its acquisition of Salix Pharmaceuticals, Ltd. on April 1, 2015.

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Acquisition of Solta Holdings Inc. by Valeant

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc., (NYSE: VRX) (TSX: VRX) completed its acquisition of Solta Medical on January 23, 2014. Solta Medical will retain its name and its product offering will be integrated into Valeant’s aesthetics portfolio.

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Acquisition of Bausch + Lomb Holdings Inc. by Valeant

On August 5, 2013, Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc., completed its acquisition of Bausch + Lomb.  Valeant's existing ophthalmology businesses have been integrated into the Bausch + Lomb division to create a global eye health platform. The united business has a vast eye care product portfolio and a full array of innovative, late stage over-the-counter, prescription and ophthalmic surgery products in the development pipeline.

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