Bausch Health Companies Inc. was selected as the successful bidder to acquire certain assets of Synergy Pharmaceuticals Inc. for a cash purchase price of approximately $195 million and the assumption of certain assumed liabilities, pursuant to the terms of the stalking horse asset purchase agreement previously entered into.

The U.S. FDA approved Symproic (naldemedine) 0.2 mg tablets C-II for treating opioid-induced constipation in adult patients with chronic non-cancer pain.