ANAHEIM, CA, March 02, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NewMediaWire -- BioCorRx Inc. (OTCQB: BICX) (the “Company”), a developer and provider of advanced solutions in the treatment of substance use disorders, today announced that the Company completed a private placement, whereby it issued 1.125 million common stock shares at a price of $2.00 per share, for total proceeds of $2.25 million. The private placement was done with Louis Lucido and Joseph Galligan, both members of the Company’s Board of Directors.
The capital will be used to advance the Company’s development pipeline in the addiction treatment field. Other uses of proceeds include working capital and general corporate purposes.
Lourdes Felix, CEO, CFO and Director of BioCorRx Inc., commented, "We deeply appreciate the support from Louis and Joseph. We continue to advance the sustained release naltrexone implant for the treatment of opioid and alcohol use disorders being developed by BioCorRx’s subsidiary, BioCorRx Pharmaceuticals Inc. We are preparing the IND application for submission to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration with the goal of starting human studies this year. We believe this investment is further validation of our business strategy, product pipeline, and the growth opportunities that lie ahead which we believe will create significant value for our shareholders.”
BioCorRx Inc. (OTCQB: BICX) is an addiction treatment solutions company offering a unique approach to the treatment of substance use and other related disorders. Beat Addiction Recovery is a substance use disorder recovery program that typically includes BioCorRx’s proprietary Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) modules along with peer support via mobile app along with medication prescribed by an independent treating physician under their discretion. The UnCraveRx™ Weight Loss Program is also a medication assisted weight loss program; please visit www.uncraverx.com for more information on UnCraveRx™. The Company also conducts R&D under its controlled subsidiary, BioCorRx Pharmaceuticals. For more information on BICX and product pipeline, please visit www.BioCorRx.com.
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