SUNNYVALE, CA--(Marketwired - January 24, 2017) - Viveve Medical, Inc. ("Viveve") (NASDAQ: VIVE), a medical technology company focused on women's health, today announced that the company has received regulatory approval for the Viveve® System in Malaysia. The Viveve® System is cleared for marketing as a treatment of the vaginal introitus after vaginal childbirth to improve sexual function.
"Regulatory approval in Malaysia bolsters our ongoing commercial efforts in Asia Pacific markets," said Patricia Scheller, chief executive officer of Viveve. She continued, "We support NeoAsia PTE, our distribution partner in Southeast Asia, in their successful coverage in Singapore and now Malaysia. Women in both of these countries, whose quality of life is impacted by vaginal laxity, can benefit from the clinically-proven GENEVEVE™ treatment to improve their sexual function."
Viveve Medical, Inc. is a women's health and wellness company passionately committed to advancing new solutions to improve women's overall well-being and quality of life. The internationally patented GENEVEVE™ treatment, incorporates clinically-proven, cryogen-cooled, monopolar radiofrequency (CMRF) to uniformly deliver volumetric heating while gently cooling surface tissue to generate robust neocollagenesis in one 30-minute in-office session.
In the United States, the GENEVEVE treatment is cleared by the FDA for general surgical procedures for electrocoagulation and hemostasis. Consistent with approvals in many countries internationally, Viveve is currently seeking regulatory clearance in the United States for improvement in sexual function. For more information visit Viveve's website at www.viveve.com.
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