|1.||Where does the company’s stock trade, and what is its ticker symbol?
| ||Our common shares are traded on the Nasdaq stock market. The ticker symbol is DRRX.|
|2.||Does DURECT have a Direct Stock Purchase Plan or Dividend Reinvestment Program (DRIP)?|
| ||We do not have a direct stock purchase plan or DRIP. If you’d like to buy shares in the company, you can do so by contacting a brokerage firm.|
|3.||How do I contact DURECT's transfer agent?|
| ||Our transfer agent is EquiServe.|
Computershare Trust Company N.A.
250 Royall Street, Mailstop 3B
Canton, MA 02021
Phone 781- 575-3400
|4.||What is the company’s fiscal year?|
| ||Our fiscal year runs from January 1 through December 31.|
|5.||When was the company incorporated and in what state?|
| ||We incorporated in Delaware in 1998.|
|6.||I am a potential investor. How do I get a DURECT investor kit?|
| ||To receive a kit in the mail, go to Information Request in this section of our site. A package will be mailed to you.|
|7.||How do I contact Investor Relations?
| ||You can contact DURECT Investor Relations at the following:|
10260 Bubb Road
Cupertino, CA 95014-4166