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Allergan migraine portfolio grows with Merck CGRP antagonists

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Allergan will have four migraine therapies in its portfolio after licensing two oral CGRP antagonists for treatment and prevention of the debilitating headaches from Merck & Co, joining a field crowded with injectable CGRP-targeting biologics.

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