Omnicare : RxCrossroads Licensed to Relabel and Repackage Pharmaceuticals

  Omnicare : RxCrossroads Licensed to Relabel and Repackage Pharmaceuticals

LOUISVILLE, Ky., April 11, 2013 - Omnicare Specialty Care Group (SCG)'s
RxCrossroads announced ithas been licensed by the Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) to relabel and repackage both medical devices and
pharmaceuticals.

"We are pleased to offer our customers comprehensive solutions that include
relabeling and repackaging services," said David Hileman, Senior Vice
President, Omnicare Specialty Care Group. "These capabilities not only reduce
costs for our clients, but also offer faster turnaround times and increased
safety and security of product."

Omnicare SCG's RxCrossroads is ISO9001:2008 certified, FDA registered, cGMP
compliant, and DEA licensed in order to provide full order-to-cash logistics
services for the pharma/bio industry. The company's three logistics facilities
accommodate receipt, storage, and distribution of pharmaceutical, biologic and
medical device finished goods products and Active Product Ingredients (API).
All sites are strategically located to key parcel shipping hubs, providing the
ability to reach more than 60 percent of the U.S. population in two business
days through standard ground service.

Omnicare Specialty Care Group's third party logistics platform provides
customized solutions specifically tailored to the biotechnology and
pharmaceutical industries. In addition to these services, integrated solutions
include brand support, reimbursement assistance, direct-to-patient dispensing,
patient education and adherence counseling. The company collaborates with
partners to custom design programs that meet the unique opportunities and
challenges of each individual brand and the healthcare environment.

About Omnicare Specialty Care Group
Omnicare Specialty Care Group (SCG) is a division of Omnicare, Inc., a Fortune
400 company and provider of comprehensive pharmaceutical services based in
Cincinnati, Ohio. Omnicare SCG is a combination of synergistic tenured
companies with a focused approach to pharmaceutical brand solutions. Together,
Omnicare SCG brings specialists in reimbursement methods, clinicians practiced
in medication therapy management for chronic disease states, and distribution
channel expertise. Solutions are tailored to drive product access by solving
challenges faced by patients and their caregivers, physicians, payers and
manufacturers. Custom programs are led by a single management team across the
organizational platforms, allowing coordination of resources and assets to
support positive outcomes for our patients. For more information, visit
www.omnicarescg.com

About Omnicare
Omnicare, Inc., a Fortune 400 company based in Cincinnati, Ohio, provides
comprehensive pharmaceutical services to patients and providers across North
America. As the market-leader in professional pharmacy, related consulting
and data management services for skilled nursing, assisted living and other
chronic care institutions, Omnicare leverages its unparalleled clinical
insight into the geriatric market along with some of the industry's most
innovative technological capabilities to the benefit of its long-term care
customers. Omnicare also provides key commercialization services for the
bio-pharmaceutical industry and end-of-life disease management through its
Specialty Care Group. For more information, visit http://www.omnicare.com/.

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Contact:

Media:
Ed Loyd
(513) 719-0808
ed.loyd@omnicare.com

Business:
David Hileman
(502) 213-1104
david.hileman@omnicare.com

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