Collegium Announces Scientific Presentation at American Academy of Pain Medicine 2017 Meeting

CANTON, Mass., March 16, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Collegium Pharmaceutical, Inc. (Nasdaq:COLL) today announced that it will present data on Xtampza® ER, an extended-release oral formulation of oxycodone with abuse-deterrent properties, at the 33rd Annual American Academy of Pain Medicine Meeting on March 16th in Orlando.The poster titled, “Converting Subjects with Chronic Pain from Immediate-Release Oxycodone to Xtampza ER, an Extended-Release, Abuse-Deterrent Formulation,” is a post hoc analysis of data from patients with chronic low back pain previously uncontrolled with immediate-release oxycodone, who were converted to Xtampza ER as part of a Phase 3 randomized withdrawal, double-blind, placebo-controlled, enriched-enrollment, parallel-group, multicenter, 12-week clinical study.About Collegium Pharmaceutical, Inc.Collegium is a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on developing a portfolio of products that incorporate its proprietary DETERx® technology platform for the treatment of chronic pain and other diseases. The DETERx technology platform is designed to provide extended-release delivery, unique abuse-deterrent properties, and flexible dose administration options.About Xtampza ERXtampza® ER is Collegium’s first product utilizing the DETERx technology platform. Xtampza ER is an abuse-deterrent, extended-release, oral formulation of oxycodone approved by the FDA for the management of pain severe enough to require daily, around-the-clock, long-term opioid treatment and for which alternative treatment options are inadequate.LIMITATIONS OF USEBecause of the risks of addiction, abuse, and misuse with opioids, even at recommended doses, and because of the greater risks of overdose and death with extended-release opioid formulations, reserve Xtampza ER for use in patients for whom alternative treatment options (e.g., non-opioid analgesics or immediate-release opioids) are ineffective, not tolerated, or would be otherwise inadequate to provide sufficient management of pain.Xtampza ER is not indicated as an as-needed (prn) analgesic.The Full Prescribing Information for Xtampza ER contains the following Boxed Warning:WARNING:  ADDICTION, ABUSE, AND MISUSE; LIFE-THREATENING RESPIRATORY DEPRESSION; ACCIDENTAL INGESTION; NEONATAL OPIOID WITHDRAWAL SYNDROME; and CYTOCHROME P450 3A4 INTERACTIONAddiction, Abuse, and MisuseXtampza ER exposes patients and other users to the risks of opioid addiction, abuse, and misuse, which can lead to overdose and death.  Assess each patient’s risk prior to prescribing Xtampza ER and monitor all patients regularly for the development of these behaviors or conditions.

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