Optimer Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OPTR) Reports Third Quarter 2012 Financial Results  
11/2/2012 9:25:08 AM

JERSEY CITY, N.J., Nov. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Optimer Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: OPTR) today announced the Company's financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2012.

Third Quarter 2012 Financial Highlights:

DIFICIDĀ® gross sales in the U.S. and Canada of $18.7 million and net sales of $16.0 million, represent increases of 3.9% and 4.9% over the second quarter, respectively