Wyeth

Wyeth, formerly one of the companies owned by American Home Products Corporation (AHP), was a pharmaceutical company. The company was based in Madison, New Jersey, USA. They were known for manufacturing the over-the-counter (OTC) drugs Robitussin and the analgesic Advil (ibuprofen), as well as the prescription drugs Premarin and Effexor, which both boast over US$3 billion in sales annually.

On January 23, 2009 The Wall Street Journal reported that Pfizer was in talks to buy Wyeth at a cost of US$68 billion. On January 25, Pfizer agreed to the purchase, a deal financed with cash, shares and loans. The deal was completed on October 15, 2009.

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Wyeth - Controversies - Prempro
... Wyeth was sued for its marketing of Prempro, a hormone replacement therapy, which was implicated in the cancers of 14,000 patients ... Wyeth was particularly criticised by observers for its use of 'ghostwriters' to put their names to research papers that Wyeth had paid a third party, DesignWrite, to prepare ...
Howard Wyeth
... Howard Pyle Wyeth (April 22, 1944 – March 27, 1996), also known as Howie Wyeth, was an American drummer and pianist ... Wyeth is remembered for work with the saxophonist James Moody, the rockabilly singer Robert Gordon, the electric guitarist Link Wray, the rhythm and blues singer ... for Bob Dylan, he was a member of the Wyeth family of American artists ...
Leonard Andrews
... and art collector best known for his purchase of some 240 previously unknown Andrew Wyeth works of a woman known as Helga, including several nudes ... a set of 240 previously unknown Andrew Wyeth works of a woman known as Helga, including several nudes ... Andrews bought an additional 290 more Wyeth works in 1989, including drawings for Wyeth's painting Christina's World, which he sold to a Japanese buyer for $4 ...
Howard Wyeth - Desire
... Stoner brought Wyeth to drum on Desire in July 1975, a decision that satisfied Dylan who said, ""Your drummer sounds great, it sounds great." The songs were co-written with Jacques Levy, and the ... with Rivera on violin, Stoner on bass and Wyeth on drums, performed Hurricane, Oh, Sister and Simple Twist of Fate for the PBS tribute to John ... Sony credited Wyeth as an accompanist with an "uncannily sympathetic ear." Larry Sloman called his drumming ethereal ...
Langham Hotel Boston - History
... Formerly the Governor's Reception room, The Wyeth Room contains two historic N.C ... Wyeth murals ... The Wyeth Room now houses the four large lamps with gold coin emblems that used to be at the Pearl Street entrance ...