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VIVUS Announces Abstract Published at American Diabetes Association,Scientific Sessions

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 25, 2007 - VIVUS, Inc. (NASDAQ: VVUS), a pharmaceutical company dedicated to the development and commercialization of novel therapeutic products, announced that Abstract #2209-PO, Evaluation of Glycemic Parameters in Obese Diabetic Patients Treated with Phentermine and Topiramate: Outcomes in a Private Practice Setting has been published in the American Diabetes Association 2007 Scientific Sessions Abstract book. The abstract is available on the American Diabetes Association website.

The purpose of analyzing these data compiled from Dr. Najarian's private medical practice was to evaluate the glycemic effects of topiramate plus phentermine in type 2 diabetic patients with metabolic co-morbidities. The abstract was based on a series of consecutive obese type 2 diabetic patients that had both baseline and on-treatment HbA1c measurements. The results showed that topiramate plus phentermine reduced HbA1c levels and the need for other anti-diabetic medications. Metabolic co-morbidities were also reduced.

About Dr. Najarian

Thomas Najarian, M.D., a Board Certified Specialist in Internal Medicine, is a graduate of MIT (SB, SM in Mechanical Engineering) and Harvard Medical School. He is a former faculty member of the Harvard Medical School. Dr. Najarian was the former Medical Director and Vice-President of Medical Affairs at Interneuron Pharmaceuticals (now Indevus Pharmaceuticals). He is the author of many scientific publications as well as the holder of several U.S. and international patents. Dr. Najarian has 25 years experience in treating obesity and discovered the proprietary combination of topiramate plus phentermine for the treatment of obesity and related conditions. In 2001, VIVUS in-licensed Dr. Najarian's invention and intellectual property associated therewith in exchange for certain milestone payments, stock options and future royalty payments based
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