Valeant Pharmaceuticals to Announce 2010 Second Quarter Results on August 2, 2010

July 22, 2010

ALISO VIEJO, Calif., July 22, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (NYSE: VRX) today announced that it will host a conference call and a live Internet webcast along with a slide presentation on Monday, August 2, 2010 at 10:00 a.m. EDT (7:00 a.m. PDT) to discuss results for the 2010 second quarter.

The dial-in number to participate on this call is (877) 295-5743, confirmation code87267374. International callers should dial (973) 200-3961, confirmation code 87267374. A replay will be available approximately two hours following the conclusion of the conference call to Monday, August 9, 2010, and can be accessed by dialing (800) 642-1687 or (706) 645-9291, confirmation code 87267374.

The webcast and slide presentation will be hosted in the investor relations section of its corporate Web site at www.valeant.com. Participants should allow approximately five to 10 minutes prior to the call's start time to visit the site and to download any streaming media software needed to listen to the Internet webcast. An online archive of the webcast will be available following the end of the live call in the webcast archive portion of the investor relations section at www.valeant.com.

About Valeant

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (NYSE: VRX) is a multinational specialty pharmaceutical company that develops, manufactures and markets a broad range of pharmaceutical products primarily in the areas of neurology and dermatology. More information about Valeant can be found at www.valeant.com.

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 Contact: Laurie W. Little 949-461-6002 laurie.little@valeant.com