Filed Pursuant to Rule 433

Registration Statement No. 333-186953

April 28, 2014

Final Term Sheet



$600,000,000 3.375% Notes due 2024

$400,000,000 4.375% Notes due 2044


Issuer:    Stryker Corporation

2024 Notes


2044 Notes

Security Type:    3.375% Notes due 2024    4.375% Notes due 2044
Principal Amount:    $600,000,000    $400,000,000
Maturity Date:    May 15, 2024    May 15, 2044
Interest Payment Dates:    Each May 15 and November 15, commencing November 15, 2014    Each May 15 and November 15, commencing November 15, 2014
Coupon (Interest Rate):    3.375%    4.375%
Price to Public:    99.124%    99.551%
Benchmark Treasury:    2.750% due February 15, 2024    3.750% due November 15, 2043
Spread to Benchmark Treasury:    T+80 bps    T+95 bps
Benchmark Treasury Yield:    2.679%    3.452%
Yield to Maturity:    3.479%    4.402%
    Make-Whole Call:    T+12 bps    T+15 bps
    Par Call:    Beginning on February 15, 2024    Beginning on November 15, 2043

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US863667 AF81


863667 AG6

US863667 AG64

Trade Date:    April 28, 2014
Settlement Date:    May 1, 2014 (T+3)
Joint Book-Running Managers:   

Barclays Capital Inc.

Goldman, Sachs & Co.

Wells Fargo Securities, LLC

Senior Co-Managers:   

BNP Paribas Securities Corp.

Citigroup Global Markets Inc.

J.P. Morgan Securities LLC

Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith


Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC


Mitsubishi UFJ Securities (USA), Inc.

HSBC Securities (USA) Inc.

Mizuho Securities USA Inc.

RBS Securities Inc.

The Williams Capital Group, L.P.

PNC Capital Markets LLC

U.S. Bancorp Investments, Inc.

The issuer has filed a registration statement (including a prospectus) with the SEC for the offering to which this communication relates. Before you invest, you should read the prospectus in that registration statement and other documents the issuer has filed with the SEC for more complete information about the issuer and this offering. You may get these documents for free by visiting EDGAR on the SEC Web site at www.sec.gov. Alternatively, the issuer, any underwriter or any dealer participating in the offering will arrange to send you the prospectus if you request it by calling or e-mailing Barclays Capital Inc. at 1-888-603-5847 or barclaysprospectus@broadridge.com, Goldman, Sachs & Co. at 1-866-471-2526 or prospectus-ny@ny.email.gs.com or Wells Fargo Securities, LLC toll free at 1-800-326-5897 or cmclientsupport@wellsfargo.com.