SOURCE: Alpharma Inc.

June 23, 2008 08:56 ET

Alpharma to Present at Jefferies 2nd Annual Healthcare Conference

BRIDGEWATER, NJ--(Marketwire - June 23, 2008) - Alpharma Inc. (NYSE: ALO), a leading global specialty pharmaceutical company, announced today that senior management will provide an overview of the company's business at the Jefferies 2nd Annual Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, June 25, 2008 at 11:45 AM Eastern Time. The conference will be held at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in New York City.

This presentation will be webcast live and can be accessed through Alpharma's website, www.alpharma.com, through its Investor Support and Company Calendar tabs.

An archived version will be available through September 22, 2008 and can be accessed at the same location.

Alpharma press releases are also available at our website www.alpharma.com

About Alpharma

Alpharma Inc. (NYSE: ALO) is a global specialty pharmaceutical company with leadership positions in products for humans and animals. Alpharma is presently active in more than 80 countries. Alpharma has a growing branded pharmaceutical franchise in the U.S. pain market with its KADIAN® (morphine sulfate extended-release) Capsules, and the FLECTOR® Patch (diclofenac epolamine topical patch) 1.3%. Alpharma is also internationally recognized as a leading provider of pharmaceutical products for poultry and livestock.

Contact Information

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