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Just 12,500% More Growth for an Obesity Blockbuster

Brian Orelli
February 25, 2013

Talk about huge sales growth! Net sales of VIVUS' (NASDAQ: VVUS) Qsymia in the fourth quarter were up 4,800% over the third quarter .

Of course, that's kind of like talking about an huge gnat. I'm sure they probably exist, but you're working from such a small base, that the added size doesn't amount to much. The large increase on a percentage basis only resulted in sales of about $2 million in the fourth quarter.

Just 12,500% more to go un