Noven Announces Second Quarter Earnings Release Date

-- Noven Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:NOVN) today announced its second quarter 2005 earnings release date.

On August 4, before the U.S. market opens, Noven is scheduled to issue a press release announcing its financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2005. At 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time the same day, a conference call among management and analysts will be broadcast live via the Internet at, and thereafter a rebroadcast will be accessible at the same site. A taped replay of the call will be available beginning in the afternoon of August 4 through August 6 by calling 877-660-6853 (from within the U.S.) or 201-612-7415 (from outside the U.S.) and entering account number 286 and conference ID 162121.

Noven Pharmaceuticals, Inc., headquartered in Miami, Florida, is a leading developer of advanced transdermal drug delivery technologies and prescription transdermal products. Noven’s prescription patches are sold in over 30 countries, and a range of new patches are being investigated and developed in collaboration with Novartis Pharma AG, Shire Pharmaceuticals Group plc, P&G Pharmaceuticals, Endo Pharmaceuticals Inc. and others. Noven is committed to expanding the universe of available transdermal therapies for the benefit of patients, partners and shareholders. See for additional information.

Alina Bowman
Investor Relations Coordinator
Noven Pharmaceuticals, Inc.