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compounded sterile preparations

AmerisourceBergen to buy PharMEDium for $2.6 billion

AmerisourceBergen to buy PharMEDium for $2.6 billion

VALLEY FORGE, Pa. — AmerisourceBergen Corp. plans to acquire PharMEDium Healthcare Holdings, Inc., a national provider of outsourced compounded sterile preparations (CSPs) to acute care hospitals, in a $2.575 billion cash deal. AmerisourceBergen said Tuesday that PharMEDium, which is being purchased from private investment firm Clayton, Dubilier & Rice, is the leading provider of customized outsourced