Notice to investorsThis press release is for informational purposes only and is not an offer to purchase nor a solicitation of an offer to sell securities. The solicitation and the offer to purchase shares of Adolor common stock are being made only pursuant to the Offer to Purchase, Letter of Transmittal and related materials that Cubist and FRD Acquisition Corporation have filed with the SEC on a Tender Offer Statement on Schedule TO on November 7, 2011. Adolor also has filed a Solicitation/Recommendation Statement on Schedule 14D-9 with respect to the offer on November 7, 2011. Adolor stockholders and other investors should read these materials carefully because they contain important information, including the terms and conditions of the offer. Adolor stockholders and other investors may obtain free copies of the Tender Offer Statement, the tender offer Solicitation/Recommendation Statement and other documents filed with the SEC through the web site maintained by the SEC at www.sec.gov. In addition, investors and security holders will be able to obtain free copies of these documents from Cubist or Adolor by contacting: MacKenzie Partners, Inc. on behalf Cubist toll free at (800) 322-2885 or collect at (212) 929-5500 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or Stephen W. Webster of Adolor at (484) 595-1500. Questions and requests for assistance or for additional copies of these documents may be directed to MacKenzie Partners, Inc., the information agent for the offer, at (212) 929-5500 for banks and brokers or toll-free at (800) 322-2885 for stockholders and all others. About Cubist Cubist Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the research, development, and commercialization of pharmaceutical products that address significant unmet medical needs in the acute care environment. Cubist is headquartered in Lexington, Mass. Additional information can be found at Cubist’s web site at www.cubist.com. About Adolor Adolor Corporation is a biopharmaceutical company specializing in the discovery, development and commercialization of novel prescription pain and pain management products.
Adolor's first approved product in the United States is ENTEREG® (alvimopan), which is indicated to accelerate the time to upper and lower gastrointestinal recovery following partial large or small bowel resection surgery with primary anastomosis. ENTEREG is available only for short-term (15 doses) use in hospitalized patients. Only hospitals that have registered in and met all of the requirements for the ENTEREG Access Support and Education (E.A.S.E.®) program may use ENTEREG. For more information on ENTEREG, including its full prescribing information, the Boxed Warning regarding short-term hospital use and the E.A.S.E. Program, visit www.ENTEREG.com.The Company's lead development program compound is ADL5945, a novel mu opioid receptor antagonist being developed for chronic OIC that demonstrated positive results in Phase 2 trials. The Company also has several earlier-stage compounds under development for the management of pain and CNS disorders. For more information, visit www.adolor.com. Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements Statements in this press release regarding the expected timetable for completing the transaction and any other statements about future expectations, beliefs, goals, plans, or prospects constitute forward-looking statements. Any statements that are not statements of historical fact (including statements containing the words “believes,” “plans,” “anticipates,” “expects,” “estimates,” and similar expressions) should also be considered to be forward-looking statements. There are a number of important factors that could cause actual results or events to differ materially from those indicated by such forward-looking statements, including the possibility that certain closing conditions to the transaction will not be met and the ability to consummate the transaction. Except as otherwise required by law, Cubist and Adolor disclaim any intention or obligation to update any forward-looking statements as a result of developments occurring after the date of this press release. Photos/Multimedia Gallery Available: http://www.businesswire.com/cgi-bin/mmg.cgi?eid=50098563&lang=en