Cardinal Health Reports Second Quarter Results, Revises EPS Outlook

DUBLIN, Ohio, Jan. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cardinal Health , a global provider of products and services that improve the safety and productivity of health care, today reported a revenue increase of 7 percent to $23 billion during its second...


This news release contains forward-looking statements addressing expectations, prospects, estimates and other matters that are dependent upon future events or developments. These matters are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those projected, anticipated or implied. The most significant of these uncertainties are described in Cardinal Health 's Form 10-K, Form 10-Q and Form 8-K reports (including all amendments to those reports) and exhibits to those reports, and include (but are not limited to) the following: competitive pressures in its various lines of business; the loss of one or more key customer or supplier relationships or changes to the terms of those relationships; uncertainties relating to timing of generic introductions and the frequency or rate of branded pharmaceutical price appreciation or generic pharmaceutical price deflation; changes in the distribution patterns or reimbursement rates for health-care products and/or services; the results, consequences, effects or timing of any inquiry or investigation by any regulatory authority or any legal or administrative proceedings; future actions of regulatory bodies or government authorities relating to our manufacturing or sale of products and other costs or claims that could arise from our manufacturing, compounding or repackaging operations or from other services; the costs, difficulties and uncertainties related to the integration of acquired businesses; and general economic and market conditions. This news release reflects management's views as of Jan. 29, 2008 . Except to the extent required by applicable law, Cardinal Health undertakes no obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statement.

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