MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Sept. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- VIVUS, Inc. (Nasdaq: VVUS) today announced that VIVUS management will present an overview of the company at four investment conferences during the month of September. The conference presentation schedule is as follows:Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Healthcare Conference Presented by: Timothy Morris, chief financial officerSeptember 16, 2010 at 2:30 p.m. BST Bank of America Merrill Lynch Financial Centre, London, UKStifel Nicolaus 2010 Healthcare ConferencePresented by: Dr. Wesley Day, vice president, clinical development September 17, 2010 at 9:45 a.m. EDTFour Seasons, Boston, MAUBS Global Life Sciences ConferencePresented by: Timothy Morris, chief financial officerSeptember 22, 2010 at 12:30 p.m. EDTThe Grand Hyatt, New York, NYThe Fifth Annual JMP Securities Healthcare ConferencePresented by: Timothy Morris, chief financial officerSeptember 28, 2010 at 8:30 a.m. EDTThe Palace Hotel, New York, NYA live audio webcast and 30-day archive of the presentations will be available at http://ir.vivus.com.
About VIVUS VIVUS is a biopharmaceutical company developing therapies to address obesity, sleep apnea, diabetes and male sexual health. The company's lead product in clinical development, QNEXA®, has completed phase 3 clinical trials for the treatment of obesity and an NDA has been filed and accepted by the FDA, with an action date of October 28, 2010. QNEXA is also in phase 2 clinical development for the treatment of type 2 diabetes and obstructive sleep apnea. In the area of sexual health, VIVUS is in phase 3 development with avanafil, a PDE5 inhibitor being studied for the treatment of erectile dysfunction. MUSE® (alprostadil), a first generation therapy for the treatment of ED, is already on the market and generating revenue for VIVUS. For more information about the company, please visit www.vivus.com. CONTACT: VIVUS, Inc.Investor Relations:The Trout GroupTimothy E. MorrisBrian KorbChief Financial Officerbkorb@troutgroup.com650-934-5200646-378-2923Media Relations:GolinHarrisSusan Brophysbrophy@golinharris.com312-729-4359
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