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Allergan, Inc. Type Public Traded as NYSE: AGN S&P 500 Component Industry Pharmaceuticals Founded 1948 Headquarters Irvine, California Key people
David E.I. Pyott, F. Michael Ball,
Chairman of the Board, CEO, President Products Botox, Acular, Acuvail, Alocril, Prevage, Avage, Tazorac, Juvederm, Lap-band, Restasis, Alphagan, Ganfort, Hydrafill, Optive Revenue US$5.4 Billion (2011) [1 ] Operating income US$1.4 Billion (2011) [1 ] Net income US$938 Million (2011) [1 ] Total assets US$8.5 Billion (2011) [1 ] Total equity US$5.3 Billion (2011) [1 ] Employees 8,500 Website www.allergan.com
Allergan headquarters in Irvine
Allergan, Inc., is a global specialty pharmaceutical company. Their product ranges include ophthalmic pharmaceuticals, dermatology products, and neurological products. Profile [edit ]
The company's most notable neurologic product is
Botox, used around the world to treat a variety of debilitating disorders associated with muscle overactivity and also well-known—under the trade names Botox Cosmetic and Vistabel—for the treatment of facial lines.
Its most important
manufacturing plants are in Waco, Texas; Westport, Ireland; and San Jose, Costa Rica.
On April 23, 2001, Allergan Inc. participated in annual meeting of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (London to Tues).
Allergan is also a member of the
American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC). They are the state corporate co-chair of Tennessee, a "Chairman" level sponsor of 2011 ALEC Annual Conference, and member of Louisiana Host Committee. [3 ] [3 ] Products [edit ] NATRELLE: Breast Implants (Silicone and Saline) LAP-BAND: An adjustable gastric band, inserted laparoscopically (in most circumstances); a restrictive device implanted via bariatric surgery and designed for obese patients with a body mass index (BMI) of 40 or greater. ORBERA SYSTEM: An intragastric balloon, inserted endoscopically; designed to assist weight loss by partially filling the stomach and inducing satiety for overweight patients with a body mass index (BMI) of 27 or greater. LUMIGAN: anti- glaucoma medication containing the active ingredient bimatoprost. Alphagan P: anti-(glaucoma) medication containing the active ingredient (brimonidine) ACULAR ACULAR LS ACZONE: for Acne control Acuvail Pred Forte: 1% prednisolone acetate suspension for reducing swelling, redness, itching, and allergic reactions affecting the eye ZYMAR .3% Zymaxid .5% F M L ( fluorometholone) Combigan: anti-(glaucoma) medication containing a combination of active ingredients (brimonidine) and (timolol) BOTOX: anti- spasm medication containing the active ingredient botulinum toxin. BOTOX COSMETIC: anti- wrinkle cosmetic drug derived from botox VISTABEL: anti- wrinkle cosmetic drug derived from botox REFRESH: artificial tears containing carboxymethylcellulose CELLUVISC DRY EYE THERAPY LACRI-LUBE LASTACAFT® (alcaftadine ophthalmic solution) 0.25% LIQUIGEL PLUS P.M. REDNESS RELIEF TEARS OPTIVE: most advanced retail dry-eye treatment RESTASIS: dry eye treatment containing cyclosporine. JUVEDERM: used cosmetically for wrinkles and fine lines TAZORAC: for severe acne and psoriasis LATISSE: used to lengthen and thicken eyelashes (attenuated version of Lumigan) OZURDEX: for BRVO and CRVO VIVITE: Complete Facial Line SKINMEDICA: Complete Facial Line This list is incomplete; you can help by expanding it
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