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Orexigen(R) Therapeutics Presents New Data Showing Weight Loss with Contrave Significantly Improves Important Markers of Cardiometabolic Risk
Date:10/24/2009

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Additional findings presented today from patients who completed 56-weeks of therapy include:

    Efficacy Results
    ----------------
                                   COR-I                       COR-II
                                   -----                       ------
                              PBO        Contrave32       PBO       Contrave32
                            (N=290)       (N=296)       (N=267)      (N=434)
                            ------         ------        ------       ------

    Equal or greater
    than 5% weight
    loss (%)                 23.1%        61.8%*         21.7%      75.8%*

    Equal or Greater
    than 10%
    weight loss (%)          10.7%        34.5%*          7.9%      48.2%*

    Equal or Greater
    than 15%
    weight loss (%)           3.1%        17.2%*          3.4%      23.0%*


    Markers of Cardiometabolic Risk (mean change)
    ---------------------------------------------
                                    COR-I                       COR-II
                                    -----                       ------
                              PBO        Contrave32       PBO       Contrave32
                            (N=290)       (N=296)        (N=267)      (N=434)
                            ------         ------        ------       ------
    Waist
    circumference
    (cm)                     -2.7         -6.9*          -2.1       -7.1*

    Fasting
    triglycerides
    (mg/dL)                  -3.8        -19.0*          +0.5      -14.8*

    Fasting HDL
    (mg/dL)                  -0.1         +3.5*          -1.0       +4.2*

    Fasting LDL
     (mg/dL)                 -2.8         -4.3           -2.0       -6.3*

    hsCRP (mg/L)             -0.5         -1.6*           0.0       -0.7*


    Markers of Cardiometabolic Risk (mean change among patients with increased
    cardiometabolic risk)
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