SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): June 16, 2014
ACELRX PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
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351 Galveston Drive
Redwood City, CA 94063
(Address of principal executive offices and zip code)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (650) 216-3500
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|ITEM 2.03||CREATION OF A DIRECT FINANCIAL OBLIGATION OR AN OBLIGATION UNDER AN OFF-BALANCE SHEET ARRANGEMENT OF A REGISTRANT.|
On June 16, 2014, AcelRx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (the Company) borrowed the second tranche of $10.0 million under the Amended and Restated Loan and Security Agreement (the Loan Agreement), dated as of December 16, 2013 with Hercules Technology II, L.P. and Hercules Technology Growth Capital, Inc. (together, the Lenders). For a summary of the material terms of the Loan Agreement, including payment and acceleration provisions and covenants, which are incorporated into this Item 2.03 by reference, see Item 1.01 of the Companys Current Report on Form 8-K filed on December 19, 2013.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|Date: June 16, 2014||ACELRX PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.|
|By:||/s/ Timothy E. Morris|
|Timothy E. Morris|
|Chief Financial Officer|