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RELIANT PHARMACEUTICALS PULLS IPO DUE TO CONDITIONS

Nov. 21, 2005
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Reliant Pharmaceuticals Inc., which markets branded cardiovascular pharmaceutical products, on Thursday withdrew its planned $300 million initial public offering due to unfavorable market conditions. Since filing a preliminary offering document with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission in May, the company had not revealed the amount of shares or the estimated price range.

Reuters (http://today.reuters.com/investing/financeArticle.aspx?type=newIssuesNews&storyID=2005-11-17T214308Z_01_WAT004406_RTRIDST_0_HEALTH-RELIANTPHARMACEUTICALS-URGENT.XML)