SOURCE: Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

October 14, 2009 07:00 ET

Auxilium Pharmaceuticals to Announce Third Quarter 2009 Results and Conduct Conference Call on Wednesday, October 28, 2009

MALVERN, PA--(Marketwire - October 14, 2009) - Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: AUXL), a specialty biopharmaceutical company, will release results for the third quarter 2009 on Wednesday, October 28, 2009 before the opening of the financial markets. The Company will also conduct a conference call that day at 10:00 a.m. EDT to discuss results and highlights of the third quarter 2009.

Mr. Armando Anido, Chief Executive Officer and President, will host the conference call.

Conference call details:
Date:                           Wednesday, October 28, 2009
Time:                           10:00 a.m. EDT
Dial-in (U.S.):                 866-804-6923
Dial-in (International):        857-350-1669
Web cast:                       http://www.auxilium.com
Passcode:                       AUXILIUM

To access an audio replay of the call:
Access number (U.S.):           888-286-8010
Access number (International):  617-801-6888
Replay Passcode #:              83089898

About Auxilium

Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a specialty biopharmaceutical company with a focus on developing and marketing to urologists, endocrinologists, orthopedists and select primary care physicians. Auxilium markets Testim® 1%, a topical testosterone gel, for the treatment of hypogonadism through its approximately 190-person sales and marketing team. Auxilium has five projects in clinical development. XIAFLEX™ (collagenase clostridium histolyticum), formerly referred to as AA4500, has completed phase III clinical trials for the treatment of Dupuytren's contracture, and the biologics license application is under review at the FDA for the treatment of Dupuytren's contracture. XIAFLEX is in phase IIb of development for the treatment of Peyronie's disease and is in phase II of development for treatment of Frozen Shoulder syndrome (Adhesive Capsulitis). Auxilium's transmucosal film product candidate for the treatment of overactive bladder (AA4010) and its fentanyl pain product using its transmucosal delivery system are in phase I of development. The Company is currently seeking a partner to further develop these product candidates. Auxilium has rights to additional pain products and products for hormone replacement and urologic disease using its transmucosal film delivery system. Auxilium also has options to all indications using XIAFLEX for non-topical formulations.

Safe Harbor Statement

SAFE HARBOR STATEMENT UNDER THE PRIVATE SECURITIES LITIGATION REFORM ACT OF 1995

This release contains "forward-looking-statements" within the meaning of The Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, including statements regarding the Company's intention to announce the third quarter 2009 results; and products in development for Peyronie's disease, Frozen Shoulder syndrome, overactive bladder, pain, hormone replacement and urologic disease; and all other statements containing projections, statements of future performance or expectations, or statements of plans or objectives for future operations (including statements of assumption underlying or relating to any of the foregoing). You can identify these statements by the fact that they use words such as "believe," "appears," "may," "could," "will," "estimate," "continue," "anticipate," "intend," "should," "plan," "expect," and other words and terms of similar meaning in connection with any discussion of projections, future performance or expectations, plans or objectives for future operations (including statements of assumption underlying or relating to any of the foregoing). Actual results may differ materially from those reflected in these forward-looking statements due to various factors, including further evaluation of clinical data, results of clinical trials, decisions by regulatory authorities as to whether and when to approve drug applications, and general financial, economic, regulatory and political conditions affecting the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries and those discussed in Auxilium's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2008 and in Auxilium's Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the period ended June 30, 2009 under the heading "Risk Factors," which are on file with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") and may be accessed electronically by means of the SEC's home page on the Internet at http://www.sec.gov or by means of Auxilium's home page on the Internet at http://www.Auxilium.com under the heading "For Investors -- SEC Filings." There may be additional risks that Auxilium does not presently know or that Auxilium currently believes are immaterial which could also cause actual results to differ from those contained in the forward-looking statements. Given these risks and uncertainties, any or all of these forward-looking statements may prove to be incorrect. Therefore, you should not rely on any such factors or forward-looking statements.

In addition, forward-looking statements provide Auxilium's expectations, plans or forecasts of future events and views as of the date of this release. Auxilium anticipates that subsequent events and developments will cause Auxilium's assessments to change. However, while Auxilium may elect to update these forward-looking statements at some point in the future, Auxilium specifically disclaims any obligation to do so. These forward-looking statements should not be relied upon as representing Auxilium's assessments as of any date subsequent to the date of this release.

Contact Information

  • For More Information, Contact:

    James E. Fickenscher / CFO
    Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    (484) 321-5900
    Email Contact

    William Q. Sargent, Jr. / V.P., I.R.
    Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    (484) 321-5900
    Email Contact