EWING, N.J., Oct. 28, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Antares Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATRS) today announced it will release its third quarter 2015 financial results and recent operating progress before the market opens on Thursday November 5, 2015, and host a webcast and conference call shortly thereafter at 8:30 a.m. ET (Eastern Time) to discuss the results. Eamonn P. Hobbs, President and Chief Executive Officer, will host the call.

The webcast of the conference call, which will include an interactive slide presentation, can be accessed through the link located on the "ATRS Investor Information" section of the Company's website ( www.antarespharma.com) under the "Webcast" tab. Alternatively, callers may participate in the audio portion of the conference call by dialing 1-888-430-8709 (US), or 1-719-325-2495 (International). Callers should reference the Antares Pharma conference call or conference identification code 5173094. Callers can access the slide presentation on the "ATRS Investor Information" section of the Company's website under the "Presentations" tab. Webcast and telephone replays of the conference call will be available from 11:30 a.m. ET on Thursday, November 5, 2015, through 11:30 a.m. ET on Friday, November 20, 2015. To access the replay, callers should dial 1-888-203-1112 (US) or 1-719-457-0820 (International) and enter passcode 5173094. 

About Antares Pharma

Antares Pharma focuses on self-administered parenteral pharmaceutical products. The Company's product, OTREXUP™ (methotrexate) injection for subcutaneous use, is approved in the U.S. for the treatment of adults with severe active rheumatoid arthritis, children with active polyarticular juvenile idiopathic arthritis and adults with severe recalcitrant psoriasis. Antares Pharma is also developing QuickShot ® Testosterone for testosterone replacement therapy, and VIBEX ® Sumatriptan for the acute treatment of migraines. The Company's technology platforms include VIBEX ® disposable auto injectors, disposable multi-use pen injectors and reusable needle-free injectors. Antares Pharma has a multi-product deal with Teva Pharmaceutical Industries, Ltd. that includes VIBEX ® epinephrine, exenatide multi-dose pen, and another undisclosed multi-dose pen. Our reusable needle-free injector for use with human growth hormone (hGH) is sold worldwide by Ferring B.V. 


This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements are subject to certain risks and uncertainties that can cause actual results to differ materially from those described. Factor that may cause such differences include, but are not limited to,  the growth of sales of OTREXUP™; the approval by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) of VIBEX ® Epinephrine Pen, the timing and therapeutic equivalence rating thereof and any corresponding revenue; the timing and results of the supplemental phase 3 safety study for QuickShot ® Testosterone (QS T) and acceptance of the data by the FDA; the Company's ability to successfully complete a New Drug Application for QS T to the FDA and approval of the same; FDA action with respect to the ANDA filed for the exenatide pen; the Company's ability to adequately and timely respond to the complete response letter with respect to its ANDA for VIBEX ® Sumatriptan and FDA action with respect to the same; the timing and results of research projects, clinical trials, and product candidates in development; actions by the FDA or other regulatory agency with the respect to the Company's products or product candidates; the Company's ability to obtain financial and other resources for its research, development, clinical, and commercial activities and other statements regarding matters that are not historical facts, and involve predictions. These statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause actual results, performance, achievements or prospects to be materially different from any future results, performance, achievements or prospects expressed in or implied by such forward-looking statements. In some cases you can identify forward-looking statements by terminology such as ''may'', ''will'', ''should'', ''would'', ''expect'', ''intend'', ''plan'', ''anticipate'', ''believe'', ''estimate'', ''predict'', ''potential'', ''seem'', ''seek'', ''future'', ''continue'', or ''appear'' or the negative of these terms or similar expressions, although not all forward-looking statements contain these identifying words. Additional information concerning these and other factors that may cause actual results to differ materially from those anticipated in the forward-looking statements is contained in the "Risk Factors" section of the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2014, and in the Company's other periodic reports and filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Company cautions investors not to place undue reliance on the forward-looking statements contained in this press release. All forward-looking statements are based on information currently available to the Company on the date hereof, and the Company undertakes no obligation to revise or update these forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date of this press release, except as required by law.
Contacts:Jack HowarthVice President, Corporate Affairs609-359-3016jhowarth@antarespharma.com

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