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Valeritas Exhibits at Taking Control of Your Diabetes Conferences

BRIDGEWATER, N.J., May 13, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Valeritas Holdings, Inc. (VLRX), a medical technology company and maker of V-Go® Wearable Insulin Delivery device, a simple, all-in-one, wearable insulin delivery option for patients with diabetes, today announced that it is exhibiting at three Taking Control of Your Diabetes (TCOYD) conferences and health fairs.

The first of these events took place on Saturday, May 11th, 2019, in Raleigh, NC. These patient and caregiver-focused conferences are day-long health fairs focused on diabetes management education consisting of inspiring speakers, motivating workshops, and empowering education lectures. Valeritas is also exhibiting at TCOYD conferences on October 12, 2019, in San Diego, CA and November 2, 2019, in Charlotte, NC.

“We are very excited to exhibit at and support several TCOYD conferences, as we have heard incredible feedback from patients on how helpful these events are in furthering their diabetes management education,” said John Timberlake, President and Chief Executive Officer. “We believe simplifying insulin delivery is an important element to improving care and these conferences are a great way to introduce patients and caregivers to the benefits of V-Go.”    

About Valeritas Holdings, Inc.

Valeritas is a commercial-stage medical technology company focused on improving health and simplifying life for people with diabetes by developing and commercializing innovative technologies. Valeritas’ flagship product, V-Go® Wearable Insulin Delivery device, is a simple, affordable, all-in-one basal-bolus insulin delivery option for patients with type 2 diabetes that is worn like a patch and can eliminate the need for taking multiple daily shots. V-Go administers a continuous preset basal rate of insulin over 24 hours, and it provides discreet on-demand bolus dosing at mealtimes.  It is the only basal-bolus insulin delivery device on the market today specifically designed to keep in mind the needs of type 2 diabetes patients. Headquartered in Bridgewater, New Jersey, Valeritas operates its R&D functions in Marlborough, Massachusetts.

More information is available at www.valeritas.com and our Twitter feed @Valeritas_US, www.twitter.com/Valeritas_US.

Forward-Looking Statements

This press release may contain forward-looking statements. Statements in this press release that are not purely historical are forward-looking statements. Such forward-looking statements include, among other things, references to Valeritas technologies, business and product development plans and market information. Actual results could differ from those projected in any forward-looking statements due to numerous factors. Such factors include, among others, the ability to raise the additional funding needed to continue to pursue Valeritas’ business and product development plans, Valeritas' expected cash burn rate and its ability to continue to increase new and total prescription growth, the inherent uncertainties associated with developing new products or technologies, the ability to continue to commercialize the V-Go® Wearable Insulin Delivery device with limited resources, competition in the industry in which Valeritas operates and overall market conditions. Statements or claims made by third parties regarding the efficacy or functionality of V-Go as compared to other products are statements made by such individual and should not be taken as evidence of clinical trial results supporting such statements or claims. Any forward-looking statements are made as of the date of this press release, and Valeritas assumes no obligation to update the forward-looking statements or to update the reasons why actual results could differ from those projected in the forward-looking statements, except as required by law.  Investors should consult all of the information set forth herein and should also refer to the risk factor disclosure set forth in the reports and other documents Valeritas files with the SEC available at www.sec.gov.

Investor Contacts:
Lynn Pieper Lewis or Greg Chodaczek
Gilmartin Group
646-924-1769
ir@valeritas.com

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Kevin Knight
Knight Marketing Communications, Ltd.
206-451-4823
pr@valeritas.com