LEEDS, England, February 12 /PRNewswire/ --

- Teva UK Limited has Launched a New Website.

The new website, which is at http://www.tevauk.com, has been fully updated with a fresh new approach and contemporary design. Teva believes the new site will provide comprehensive information about the company to its customers, partners and employees alike.

John Beighton, Managing Director of Teva UK Limited, said: "The new website is a major step forward for Teva and is part of our ongoing drive to provide the best possible communication with our customers and other key stakeholders. We feel that the site showcases the strength of our business as a market leader. The graphic design is designed to help to communicate our core business values and the site is easy to navigate."

The new site includes:

- Clear design and navigation for users

- Detailed information about the company business and products

- Adverse drug reaction reporting facility

- Up-to-date news section, including fully searchable archive

- Interactive poll enabling visitors to vote on current "hot topics" in healthcare

- For the first time, the Teva UK Limited website also has a careers section, giving people the opportunity to become a part of the company's future

The company hopes the website will be developed over time to include a comprehensive learning resource for its customers.

The launch is also being supported by a comprehensive advertising campaign.

Notes to editors:

Teva UK Limited is one of the UK's leading pharmaceutical manufacturers, with a presence in the generics, branded respiratory and hospitals markets. With over 500 product lines, it has the widest range of any UK generic pharmaceutical company and has a number of innovative respiratory products including the Qvar(R) (beclometasone dipropionate) CFC-free inhaler.

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