Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

10578 Science Center Drive
Suite 125
San Diego, CA 92121
(858) 625 2424

5 Sylvan Way
Parsippany, NJ 07054
(973) 254 3560

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01/07/16Pacira Pharmaceuticals Reports Estimated Full-Year 2015 Total Revenue of $249.0 Million
PARSIPPANY, N.J., Jan. 07, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:PCRX) today announced estimated EXPAREL® (bupivacaine liposome injectable suspension) and total revenues for the fourth quarter and full-year 2015.  These estimates, which are unaudited, are based on management’s preliminary financial analysis. “We are pleased with the strong finish to 2015 and the preliminary revenues that benefited from a solid fourth quarter—seasonally the strongest period of the yea... 
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12/28/15Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. to Present at the 34th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference
PARSIPPANY, N.J., Dec. 28, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:PCRX) today announced that Dave Stack, chief executive officer and chairman of Pacira Pharmaceuticals, is scheduled to present at the 34th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference at 4 p.m. PT (7 p.m. ET) on Monday, January 11, 2016, in San Francisco. Mr. Stack is expected to present an overview of the company. A live audio webcast of the Pacira presentation can be accessed by visiting the “Investors &... 
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12/15/15Pacira Pharmaceuticals Announces Favorable Resolution With U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Which Reaffirms the Broad Indication for EXPAREL®
-- Terms Include Labeling Changes to Reinforce that the Use of EXPAREL is not Limited to Pivotal Trial Surgical Models, and Formal FDA Rescission of 2014 Warning Letter – -- Conference Call Today at 8:30 am EST – PARSIPPANY, N.J., Dec. 15, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:PCRX) today announced that it has achieved an amicable resolution with the United States in its lawsuit filed on September 8, 2015, Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. et al v. United States Food &am... 
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11/24/15Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. to Present at the 27th Annual Piper Jaffray Healthcare Conference
PARSIPPANY, N.J., Nov. 24, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:PCRX) today announced that Dave Stack, chief executive officer and chairman of Pacira Pharmaceuticals, is scheduled to present at the 27th Annual Piper Jaffray Healthcare Conference at 11:00 a.m. ET on Tuesday, December 1, in New York City. Mr. Stack is expected to present an overview of the company. A live audio webcast of the Pacira presentation can be accessed by visiting the “Investors & Media” ... 
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11/17/15New Survey Sheds Light on Prescription Drug Use Among Women After Surgery in the United States
Pacira and HealthyWomen Launch ‘Voice Your Choice’ Campaign Urging Patients to Know and Discuss Their Pain Control Options Before Surgery PARSIPPANY, N.J., Nov. 17, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- One in every 15 patients who receive prescription painkillers (also called opioids or narcotics) following surgery ends up using these medications long-term,1,2 which can result in tolerance, dependence and addiction. According to a new national survey, a lack of doctor-patient communication about postsurg... 
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11/11/15Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. to Present at the Jefferies Autumn 2015 Global Healthcare Conference
PARSIPPANY, N.J., Nov. 11, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:PCRX) today announced that Jim Scibetta, president and chief financial officer of Pacira Pharmaceuticals, is scheduled to present at the Jefferies Autumn 2015 Global Healthcare Conference at 2:40 p.m. GMT (9:40 a.m. ET) on Thursday, November 19, in London. Mr. Scibetta is expected to present an overview of the company. A live audio webcast of the Pacira presentation can be accessed by visiting the “Inve... 
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11/06/15New Study Finds Decreased Opioid Use, Hospital Stay and Readmission Rates With EXPAREL Following Knee Replacement Surgery
Data Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons PARSIPPANY, N.J., Nov. 06, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:PCRX) today announced positive data on the use of EXPAREL® (bupivacaine liposome injectable suspension) as a postsurgical analgesic following total knee replacement surgery. The study, which compared the use of EXPAREL infiltration to the standard of care in 1,110 patients, found that EXPAREL was associated with sign... 
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10/27/15Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2015 Financial Results
-- Total Revenues of $62.2 Million in Third Quarter -- -- EXPAREL® Net Revenues of $59.7 Million in Third Quarter -- -- Conference Call Today at 9 a.m. ET -- PARSIPPANY, N.J., Oct. 27, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --  Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:PCRX) today provided updates on EXPAREL® (bupivacaine liposome injectable suspension) for postsurgical pain in the United States and announced consolidated financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2015. “Third quarter EXPAR... 
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10/20/15Pacira Pharmaceuticals Announces the Promotion of James S. Scibetta to President
-- Dave Stack Remains Chairman and Chief Executive Officer; Continues to Drive Commercial Strategy and Clinical Development of EXPAREL® and the DepoFoam® Pipeline -- -- Mr. Scibetta to Lead Tactical Execution of Operations -- PARSIPPANY, N.J., Oct. 20, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:PCRX) today announced that James S. Scibetta has been appointed president, effective October 20, 2015. In this capacity, Mr. Scibetta will oversee the day-to-day operations and ta... 
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10/13/15Pacira Pharmaceuticals Announces Timing for Third Quarter 2015 Financial Results Webcast and Conference Call
PARSIPPANY, N.J., Oct. 13, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (PCRX) today announced that financial results for the company’s third quarter ended September 30, 2015 will be released before the market opens on Tuesday, October 27, 2015. The Pacira management team will host a conference call to discuss the company’s financial results and recent and upcoming developments on Tuesday, October 27, 2015, at 9 a.m. ET. The call can be accessed by dialing 1-877-845-0779 (domestic) or 1... 
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09/08/15Pacira Pharmaceuticals Seeks Court Injunction to Defend its Rights to Share Information about EXPAREL® Consistent with its FDA-Approved Indication
Complaint Challenges FDA’s Unlawful Efforts to Retroactively Restrict the Promotion of EXPAREL Despite Its Broad Indication PARSIPPANY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 8, 2015-- Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: PCRX) today filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) seeking to exercise its lawful rights to communicate truthful and non-misleading information about its flagship product, EXPAREL® (bupivacaine liposome ... 
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08/19/15Pacira Pharmaceuticals Appoints James B. Jones, MD, PharmD, as Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer
PARSIPPANY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 19, 2015-- Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: PCRX) today announced the appointment of James B. Jones, MD, PharmD, to the position of senior vice president and chief medical officer. Dr. Jones brings more than 25 years of experience as both a practicing and teaching physician and as a senior executive at biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies, where he led the clinical development of multiple novel pa... 
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08/03/15Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. to Present at Investor Conferences in August
PARSIPPANY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 3, 2015-- Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: PCRX) today announced that Dave Stack, president, chief executive officer and chairman of Pacira Pharmaceuticals, is scheduled to present an overview of the company at the following investor conferences in August: Wedbush 2015 Life Sciences Management Access Conference at 8:00 a.m. ET in New York on Tuesday, August 11, 2015. ... 
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07/30/15Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results
Conference Call Today at 9 a.m. ET PARSIPPANY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 30, 2015-- Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: PCRX) today provided updates on EXPAREL® (bupivacaine liposome injectable suspension) for postsurgical pain in the United States and announced consolidated financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2015. “We recorded $57 million in EXPAREL product revenues in the second quarter, an increase o... 
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07/15/15Animal Health Partner, Aratana Therapeutics, Announces Positive Pivotal Results for Controlling Postsurgical Pain in Dogs
PARSIPPANY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 15, 2015-- Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: PCRX) announced today that Aratana Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: PETX) shared positive results from its pivotal field effectiveness study of AT-003, the company’s bupivacaine liposome injectable suspension licensed from Pacira, for managing postsurgical pain in dogs. The randomized, blinded, multicenter pivotal study in dogs undergoing knee surger... 
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07/14/15Pacira Pharmaceuticals Announces Timing for Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results Webcast and Conference Call
PARSIPPANY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 14, 2015-- Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:PCRX) today announced that financial results for the company’s second quarter ended June 30, 2015 will be released before the market opens on Thursday, July 30, 2015. The Pacira management team will host a conference call to discuss the company’s financial results and recent and upcoming developments on Thursday, July 30, 2015, at 9 a.m. ET. The call can be acc... 
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07/14/15Pacira Pharmaceuticals Appoints Scott Braunstein, MD, to Oversee Strategy and Corporate Development
PARSIPPANY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 14, 2015-- Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: PCRX) today announced the appointment of Scott Braunstein, MD, to the newly created position of senior vice president, strategy and corporate development. Dr. Braunstein brings over 20 years of knowledge and experience from his time both as a practicing physician and investor, as well as expertise from numerous commercial, consulting and operational roles advi... 
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05/28/15Pacira Pharmaceuticals Announces Completion of End-of-Review Process with FDA Regarding EXPAREL sNDA for Nerve Block
PARSIPPANY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 28, 2015-- Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: PCRX) today announced that it completed an End-of-Review process with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regarding its supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) for the use of EXPAREL® (bupivacaine liposome injectable suspension) for administration as a nerve block to provide postsurgical analgesia. Pacira requested an End-of-Review meeti... 
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05/20/15Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. to Present at Investor Conferences in June
PARSIPPANY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 20, 2015-- Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: PCRX) today announced that Dave Stack, president, chief executive officer and chairman of Pacira Pharmaceuticals, is scheduled to present an overview of the company at the following investor conferences in June: Jefferies 2015 Global Healthcare Conference at 11:30 a.m. ET in New York on Monday, June 1, 2015. Goldman ... 
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05/19/15Pacira Announces New Data Supporting Clinical and Pharmacoeconomic Utility of EXPAREL in Patients Undergoing Various Surgical Procedures
PARSIPPANY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 19, 2015-- Pacira Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: PCRX) today announced data from three studies evaluating the clinical and pharmacoeconomic utility of EXPAREL® (bupivacaine liposome injectable suspension) for postsurgical pain control in patients undergoing colorectal surgery, breast reconstruction and total knee replacement surgery. The data were presented this month at the annual meetings of the World Congress of ... 
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05/07/15Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. to Present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2015 Health Care Conference
PARSIPPANY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 7, 2015-- Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: PCRX) today announced that Dave Stack, president, chief executive officer and chairman of Pacira Pharmaceuticals, is scheduled to present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2015 Health Care Conference at 8:40 a.m. PT on Thursday, May 14, 2015, in Las Vegas. Mr. Stack is expected to present an overview of the company. A live audio webcast of the ... 
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04/30/15Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Reports First Quarter EXPAREL Revenues of $56.0 Million and First Quarter 2015 Financial Results
EXPAREL® Net Sales up 63% from Prior Year Period Conference Call Today at 9 a.m. ET PARSIPPANY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 30, 2015-- Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: PCRX) today provided updates on EXPAREL® (bupivacaine liposome injectable suspension) for postsurgical pain in the United States and announced consolidated financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. “With just a two percent... 
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04/16/15Pacira Receives Subpoena from the U.S. Department of Justice
PARSIPPANY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 16, 2015-- Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: PCRX) today announced that it received a subpoena from the U.S. Department of Justice, U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of New Jersey, requiring the production of a broad range of documents pertaining to marketing and promotional practices related to the product EXPAREL® (bupivacaine liposome injectable suspension). Pacira intends to cooperate with the ... 
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04/13/15Pacira Pharmaceuticals Announces Timing for First Quarter 2015 Financial Results Webcast and Conference Call
PARSIPPANY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 13, 2015-- Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:PCRX) today announced that financial results for the company’s first quarter ended March 31, 2015 will be released before the market opens on Thursday, April 30, 2015. The Pacira management team will also host a conference call to discuss the company’s financial results and recent and upcoming developments at 9 a.m. ET on Thursday, April 30, 2015. The call can ... 
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04/10/15Pacira Announces New Data on Health Economic Benefits of EXPAREL for Postsurgical Pain Control Following Total Knee Replacement Surgery
PARSIPPANY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 10, 2015-- Pacira Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: PCRX) today announced results of new data from the University of Illinois College of Medicine analyzing the impact of EXPAREL® (bupivacaine liposome injectable suspension) used to manage postsurgical pain following total knee replacement surgery. The data found EXPAREL use associated with improved clinical outcomes and a favorable cost savings per patient compared to ... 
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03/26/15Pacira Announces Data Reinforcing Benefits of EXPAREL® for Postsurgical Pain Control Following Total Hip and Knee Replacement Surgery
-- Results Presented at the 2015 Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons Find Overall Hospital Cost Savings of More Than $1.5 Million -- PARSIPPANY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 26, 2015-- Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: PCRX) today announced data demonstrating the benefits associated with the use of EXPAREL® (bupivacaine liposome injectable suspension) in a study of over 2,200 hip and knee replacement patient... 
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03/23/15New Data Demonstrate Reduced Opioid Requirements Following Use of EXPAREL in Hysterectomy and Mastectomy Procedures
Data Presented at the 2015 Annual Meeting of the International Anesthesia Research Society PARSIPPANY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 23, 2015-- Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:PCRX) today announced results of two data presentations on the impact of EXPAREL® (bupivacaine liposome injectable suspension) on postsurgical opioid requirements in patients undergoing hysterectomy or mastectomy. The data were presented during two poster sessi... 
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03/04/15Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. to Present at the Barclays Global Healthcare Conference
PARSIPPANY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 4, 2015-- Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:PCRX) today announced Dave Stack, president, chief executive officer and chairman of Pacira Pharmaceuticals, is scheduled to present at the Barclays Global Healthcare Conference at 3:50 p.m. ET on Wednesday, March 11, in Miami. Mr. Stack is expected to present an overview of the company. A live audio webcast of the Pacira presentation can be accessed by ... 
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03/02/15Pacira Receives Complete Response Letter from FDA for sNDA Seeking Approval of EXPAREL® Use in Nerve Block to Provide Postsurgical Analgesia
PARSIPPANY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 2, 2015-- Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: PCRX) today announced the receipt of a Complete Response Letter (CRL) from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) following a review of its supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) for the use of EXPAREL® (bupivacaine liposome injectable suspension) in nerve block to provide postsurgical analgesia. Pacira will immediately schedule an End-of-Review meeting ... 
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02/24/15Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Reports 2014 Financial Results
Company Will Host Conference Call Today at 9 a.m. ET PARSIPPANY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 24, 2015-- Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: PCRX) today provided updates on the success of EXPAREL® (bupivacaine liposome injectable suspension) for postsurgical pain in the United States and announced consolidated financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2014. “We believe 2014 marked another impress... 
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02/11/15Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Resolution of Warning Letter with FDA’s Office of Prescription Drug Promotion
PARSIPPANY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 11, 2015-- Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: PCRX) today announced resolution of matters pertaining to certain promotional aspects of EXPAREL detailed in a recent Warning Letter from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) Office of Prescription Drug Promotion (OPDP). Pacira announced receipt of the Warning Letter on September 25, 2014 and has since been in constructive discussions with OPDP. ... 
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02/10/15Pacira Pharmaceuticals Announces Timing for 2014 Financial Results Webcast and Conference Call
PARSIPPANY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 10, 2015-- Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:PCRX) today announced that financial results for the company’s fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2014, will be released before the market opens on Tuesday, February 24, 2015. The Pacira management team will host a conference call to discuss the company’s financial results and recent and upcoming developments on Tuesday, February 24, 2015, at 9 a.m. ET.... 
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