Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE) today issued the following statement:

Thursday, March 31, 2016 4:29 pm EDT

Dateline:

NEW YORK

Public Company Information:

NYSE:
PFE
US7170811035

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A false press release related to drug pricing and linking to a fake web site was anonymously issued earlier today. It was erroneously attributed to Pfizer and should be disregarded. Pfizer is investigating this matter and evaluating its legal options against the parties responsible. Pfizer is committed to engaging in an honest discussion and real dialogue about the issues that matter to patients.

Contact:

Pfizer
Media:
Andrew Topen, 212-733-1338
or
Dean Mastrojohn, 212-733-6944