Valeant nears deal to buy Salix for about $10 billion: WSJ

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(Reuters) - Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (VRX.TO: Quote) is near a deal to buy Salix Pharmaceuticals Ltd SLXP.O for about $10 billion, the Wall Street Journal reported on Saturday.

(Reporting by Eric Beech)

The head offices of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. are seen in Laval, Quebec May 20, 2014. REUTERS/Christinne Muschi