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Novartis Consumer Health Profits Boosted By Sales, Division Merger

This article was originally published in The Tan Sheet

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Sales expansion and costs savings from the merger of Novartis' Self-Medication and Nutrition businesses drove Consumer Health division profits in the first six months of 1999, the firm announced Aug. 26.

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