DUBLIN, March 21, 2016 /CNW/ -- Endo International plc (NASDAQ: ENDP) (TSX: ENL) today provided a statement and a Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) document regarding the expected approval by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration of a competitor's generic version of Voltaren® Gel (diclofenac sodium topical gel) 1%.
Endo is evaluating a number of options regarding Voltaren® Gel focused on evolving its branded product strategy, determining the timing of a potential Authorized Generic product launch and maximizing overall value. The Company will provide additional detail regarding the potential financial impact of a generic entrant for Voltaren® Gel no later than its first quarter 2016 earnings presentation in early May 2016.
Endo is also providing an FAQ document with more information. This FAQ is available on the Investor Relations section of Endo's website at www.endo.com.
About Endo International plc
Endo International plc (NASDAQ: ENDP) (TSX: ENL) is a global specialty pharmaceutical company focused on improving patients' lives while creating shareholder value. Endo develops, manufactures, markets and distributes quality branded and generic pharmaceutical products as well as over-the-counter medications though its operating companies. Endo has global headquarters in Dublin, Ireland, and U.S. headquarters in Malvern, PA. Learn more at www.endo.com.
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