Jan 30 Drug wholesaler Cardinal Health Inc
said it would sell its procedure kits manufacturing
facility in Illinois and its sterilization processes operations
in Texas as part of a restructuring at its medical business.
The company said it would take a charge of about $79 million
related to the restructuring of the medical segment, which
includes products such as surgical gowns, vials, plastic gloves
Shares of the company, which have gained 11 percent in the
last three months, closed at $44.68 on the New York Stock
Exchange on Wednesday.