HONOLULU, June 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Cardax, Inc. (OTCQB: CDXI) announced today that the Securities and Exchange Commission has declared effective the Company's Registration Statement on Form S-4 in connection with a one-time offer to allow holders of its $0.625 warrants expiring in February 2019 to exchange those warrants, together with a payment of $0.15 per share, for registered shares of the Company's common stock. This exchange offer is available to original holders and anyone that acquires these warrants.
The exchange offer commenced today, June 22, 2018, and will expire at 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on July 23, 2018, unless extended by the Company. Any warrants that are not exchanged will remain outstanding in accordance with their original terms.
Offering materials will be provided directly to warrant holders of record promptly following this announcement. Offering materials are also available at www.sec.gov or from the Company, upon request to Cardax at 2800 Woodlawn Drive, Suite 129, Honolulu, Hawaii 96822.
M.M. Dillon & Co. Group LLC is acting as financial advisor and CIM Securities, LLC is acting as solicitation agent for this transaction.
There are 27.7 million common shares underlying the existing $0.625 warrants, and if 50% of the warrant holders participate, net proceeds to the Company would be approximately $1.8 million from this non-dilutive financing.
Cardax plans to use proceeds from this offering for general corporate purposes including its ZanthoSyn® sales and marketing program, which is focused on outreach to healthcare providers and GNC stores. We may also use proceeds from this offering for clinical development.
For questions, warrant holders should contact Cardax or CIM Securities, LLC:
Cardax devotes substantially all of its efforts to developing and commercializing dietary supplements and pharmaceuticals. Cardax is initially focusing on astaxanthin, which is a powerful and safe naturally occurring anti-inflammatory that supports health and longevity.* The safety and efficacy of Cardax's products have not been directly evaluated in clinical trials or confirmed by the FDA.
ZanthoSyn® is a physician recommended anti-inflammatory supplement for health and longevity that features astaxanthin with optimal absorption and purity.* ZanthoSyn® is sold online and in GNC stores. ZanthoSyn® contains astaxanthin, which is Generally Recognized as Safe (GRAS) according to FDA regulations.
Astaxanthin is a clinically studied compound with safe anti-inflammatory activity that supports joint health, cardiovascular health, metabolic health, liver health, and longevity.*
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* These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
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