Watson Announces First Quarter 2001 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call

Apr 25, 2001, 01:00 ET from Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

    CORONA, Calif., April 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
 (NYSE:   WPI) today announced that it will host a conference call and webcast on
 Monday, May 7, 2001 at 7:30 a.m. Pacific Daylight Time to discuss the
 Company's first quarter 2001 financial results and current corporate
 developments.  The dial-in number to access the call is 888-497-4618 or, from
 international locations, 212-346-0335.
     A taped replay of the conference call will also be available beginning
 approximately one hour after the call's conclusion and will remain available
 through 9:30 a.m. PDT on May 9, 2001 and can be accessed by dialing
 800-633-8284 with access pass code 1872-0057.  The replay may be accessed from
 international locations by dialing 858-812-6440 and using the same pass code.
 To access the live webcast, go to Watson's website at www.watsonpharm.com and
 click on the Investors icon.  A webcast replay of the call will also be
 available at www.watsonpharm.com.
     Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc., headquartered in Corona, CA, is engaged in
 the development, manufacture and sale of branded and generic pharmaceutical
 products.
     This and past press releases of Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc. are available
 at Watson's website at www.watsonpharm.com.  In addition, press releases are
 available through PR Newswire's Company On-Call fax service at 800-758-5804,
 extension 112856, and at www.prnewswire.com.
 
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    CORONA, Calif., April 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
 (NYSE:   WPI) today announced that it will host a conference call and webcast on
 Monday, May 7, 2001 at 7:30 a.m. Pacific Daylight Time to discuss the
 Company's first quarter 2001 financial results and current corporate
 developments.  The dial-in number to access the call is 888-497-4618 or, from
 international locations, 212-346-0335.
     A taped replay of the conference call will also be available beginning
 approximately one hour after the call's conclusion and will remain available
 through 9:30 a.m. PDT on May 9, 2001 and can be accessed by dialing
 800-633-8284 with access pass code 1872-0057.  The replay may be accessed from
 international locations by dialing 858-812-6440 and using the same pass code.
 To access the live webcast, go to Watson's website at www.watsonpharm.com and
 click on the Investors icon.  A webcast replay of the call will also be
 available at www.watsonpharm.com.
     Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc., headquartered in Corona, CA, is engaged in
 the development, manufacture and sale of branded and generic pharmaceutical
 products.
     This and past press releases of Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc. are available
 at Watson's website at www.watsonpharm.com.  In addition, press releases are
 available through PR Newswire's Company On-Call fax service at 800-758-5804,
 extension 112856, and at www.prnewswire.com.
 
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