VIVUS Announces Scientific Presentations

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., May 22, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- VIVUS, Inc. (Nasdaq:VVUS), a biopharmaceutical company commercializing and developing innovative, next-generation therapies to address unmet needs in obesity and sexual health, today announced the following scientific presentations:

Conference

2013 Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Society of Hypertension (ASH) May 15-18, 2013 San Francisco Marriott, San Francisco, CA

Date / Time

Oral Presentation Date: Saturday, May 18, 2013 at 8:30am Session Location: San Francisco Marriott, Yerba Buena Ballroom 9

Presentation Title

Cardiovascular Effects Based on Magnitude of Weight Loss in Obese/Overweight Subjects With Hypertension Receiving Phentermine and Topiramate Extended-Release

Authors:

George Bakris, MD, FASH, FASN a; Michael H. Davidson, MD, FACC, FACP a; Alok K. Gupta, MD, FTOS, FASH, FAAFP b

Affiliations:

aASH Comprehensive Hypertension Center, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, IL; bClinical Research, Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Louisiana State University System, Baton Rouge, LA

Conference

166 th Annual Meeting of the American Psychiatric Association (APA) May 18-22, 2013 Moscone Center, San Francisco, CA

Date / Time

Poster Presentation Date: Monday, May 20, 2013 from 2:00pm-4:00pm Session Location: Moscone South Exhibit Hall A-C Poster Session: 9 Poster number: NR9-54

Presentation Title

Weight Loss and Depression in Overweight/Obese Subjects With a History of Depression Receiving Phentermine and Topiramate Extended-Release

Authors:

Patrick M. O'Neil, PhD a; Craig A. Peterson, MS b

Affiliations:

a Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC; bVIVUS, Inc., Mountain View, CA

Conference

18 th Annual International Meeting of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR) May 18-22, 2013 Sheraton New Orleans, New Orleans, LA, USA

Poster1

Date / Time

Poster Presentation Date: Monday, May 20, 2013 from 3:45pm – 7:45 pm with discussion hour from 6:45pm-7:45pm Poster Session: II Poster Number: PSY13

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