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Pfizer has received antitrust approval in its bid to purchase Encysive Pharmaceuticals for about $195 million. The company's offer to buy outstanding Encysive shares for $2.35 apiece expires at the end of March 31. The deal was announced last month.
Pfizer is looking to purchase Encysive to bolster is high blood pressure product portfolio.
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