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Vivus reports 1Q loss

CAMPBELL, Calif. (AP) _ Vivus Inc. (VVUS) on Wednesday reported a loss of $1.1 million in its first quarter.

On a per-share basis, the Campbell, California-based company said it had a loss of 1 cent.

The biopharmaceutical company posted revenue of $27 million in the period.

In the final minutes of trading on Wednesday, the company's shares hit $1.03. A year ago, they were trading at $1.50.

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