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Important Notice Regarding the Availability of Proxy Materials for the Stockholder Meeting To Be Held on May 15, 2014 at 11:00 A.M. Local Time of AMGEN INC. Four Seasons Hotel Westlake Village, Two Dole Drive, Westlake Village, CA 91362 COMPANY NUMBER ACCOUNT NUMBER CONTROL NUMBER This is not a ballot. You cannot use this notice to vote these shares. This communication presents only an overview of the more complete proxy materials that are available to you on the Internet. We encourage you to access and review all of the important information contained in the proxy materials before voting. If you want to receive a paper or e-mail copy of the proxy materials, you must request one. There is no charge to you for requesting a copy. To facilitate timely delivery please make the request as instructed below before May 1, 2014. Please visit, where the following materials are available for view: Notice of 2014 Annual Meeting of Stockholders Proxy Statement Form Proxy Card 2013 Annual Report TO VOTE: ONLINE: To access your online proxy card, please visit and follow the on-screen instructions or scan the QR code with your smartphone. You may enter your voting instructions at up until 11:59 PM Eastern Time on May 14, 2014. IN PERSON: You may vote your shares in person by attending the Annual Meeting. If you wish to attend the Annual Meeting, please visit to register. TELEPHONE: To vote by telephone, please visit to view the materials and to obtain the toll free number to call. MAIL: You may request a proxy card by following the instructions below. TO REQUEST MATERIAL: TELEPHONE: 888-Proxy-NA (888-776-9962) and 718-921-8562 (for international callers) E-MAIL: WEBSITE: The Board of Directors recommends a vote “FOR” each listed nominee in item #1. 1.To elect twelve directors to the Board of Directors of Amgen Inc. for a term of office expiring at the 2015 annual meeting of stockholders. The nominees for election to the Board are: NOMINEES: Dr. David Baltimore Mr. Frank J. Biondi, Jr. Mr. Robert A. Bradway Mr. François de Carbonnel Dr. Vance D. Coffman Mr. Robert A. Eckert Mr. Greg C. Garland Dr. Rebecca M. Henderson Mr. Frank C. Herringer Dr. Tyler Jacks Ms. Judith C. Pelham Dr. Ronald D. Sugar The Board of Directors recommends a vote “FOR” each of items #2 and #3. 2. To ratify the selection of Ernst & Young LLP as our independent registered public accountants for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014. 3. Advisory vote to approve our executive compensation. The Board of Directors recommends a vote “AGAINST” Stockholder Proposal #1 in item #4. 4. Stockholder Proposal #1 (Vote Tabulation) Please note that you cannot use this notice to vote by mail.