SOURCE: King Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

King Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

March 04, 2010 14:00 ET

King Pharmaceuticals to Present at Cowen & Co. Healthcare Conference

BRISTOL, TN--(Marketwire - March 4, 2010) -  King Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE: KG) today announced plans to provide a live webcast of its presentation scheduled for Wednesday, March 10, 2010, at 10:15 a.m. ET, at the Cowen & Co. 30th Annual Healthcare Conference at the Marriott Copley Place Hotel in Boston, Massachusetts. The presentation may include a discussion of the Company's marketed products, pipeline, strategy for growth, financial results and expectations, and other matters relating to its business.

Interested persons may access the live webcast via the internet on the King Pharmaceuticals website at the following link: http://www.kingpharm.com/Investors/Webcasts.cfm. A replay of the webcast may be accessed at this same link for a period of not less than 14 days after the live event.

About King Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
King, headquartered in Bristol, Tennessee, is a vertically integrated branded pharmaceutical company. King, an S&P 500 Index company, seeks to capitalize on opportunities in the pharmaceutical industry through the development, including through in-licensing arrangements and acquisitions, of novel branded prescription pharmaceutical products and technologies that complement the Company's focus in specialty-driven markets, particularly neuroscience and hospital. King's wholly-owned subsidiary, Alpharma, Inc., is also a leader in the development, registration, manufacture and marketing of pharmaceutical products for food producing animals.

About Forward-looking Statements
This release contains forward-looking statements which reflect management's current views of future events and operations, including, but not limited to, statements pertaining to the anticipated webcast of the Company's presentation on March 10, 2010. These forward-looking statements involve certain significant risks and uncertainties, and actual results may differ materially from the forward-looking statements. An important factor which may cause results to differ is whether King is able to webcast the presentation on March 10, 2010 as currently planned. King does not undertake to publicly update or revise any of its forward-looking statements even if experience or future changes show that the indicated results or events will not be realized.

EXECUTIVE OFFICES
KING PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
501 FIFTH STREET, BRISTOL, TENNESSEE 37620

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Jack Howarth
    Vice President, Investor Relations
    908-429-8350