Avanir Pharmaceuticals Announces Date of Fiscal 2014 Third Quarter Financial Results and Conference Call

ALISO VIEJO, Calif., July 28, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Avanir Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:AVNR) will report financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2014 after market close on Tuesday, August 5, 2014. The company will conduct a conference call and an audio webcast at 1:30 pm Pacific Time (4:30 pm Eastern Time) on the same day.

Conference Call Information:
Domestic callers: 1 (877) 474-9503
International callers: +1 (857) 244-7556
Passcode: 33730262

Webcast information: Visit http://www.avanir.com.

A webcast replay will be available on the Avanir Web site for 30 days. A telephone replay will be available for 48 hours following the conclusion of the call by dialing 1 (888) 286-8010 for domestic callers, or +1 (617) 801-6888 for international callers, and entering reservation code 41875741.

About Avanir Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Avanir Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company focused on bringing innovative medicines to patients with central nervous system disorders of high unmet medical need. As part of our commitment, we have extensively invested in our pipeline and are dedicated to advancing medicines that can substantially improve the lives of patients and their loved ones. For more information about Avanir, please visit www.avanir.com.

AVANIR® is a registered trademark owned by Avanir Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

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CONTACT: Avanir Investor & Media Contact
         Ian Clements, PhD
         ir@avanir.com
         +1 (949) 389-6700
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