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Daiichi Sankyo Launches LIXIANA® (edoxaban), a Direct Oral Factor Xa Inhibitor, in Japan for the Prevention of Venous Thromboembolism after Major Orthopedic Surgery
Date:7/19/2011

– the largest single, double-blind, randomized, multinational Phase III study for the treatment and prevention of recurrent VTE, involving approximately 7,500 patients in 450 clinical sites in approximately 40 countries worldwide.

About Venous ThromboembolismVenous thromboembolism (VTE) is the term for the generation of a blood clot and the obstruction of a vein or a pulmonary artery by a blood clot. Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE) are types of VTE. DVT is a blood clot anywhere in the deep veins of the legs or pelvis. PE is caused by such a clot that breaks off and then travels to the lungs, lodging in the pulmonary arteries.

About EdoxabanEdoxaban is a once-daily oral anticoagulant that directly inhibits Factor Xa, an important factor in the coagulation process. Edoxaban is currently available only in Japan, licensed for the prevention of venous thromboembolism (VTE) in patients undergoing total knee arthroplasty, total hip arthroplasty and hip fracture surgery (1). Daiichi Sankyo continues to develop edoxaban at a global level as a potential new treatment for stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation, and the treatment and prevention of recurrent VTE. Notably, Daiichi Sankyo has more than 25 years experience conducting research in the area of Factor Xa inhibition and was the first company to study these compounds in humans.

About Daiichi SankyoThe Daiichi Sankyo Group is dedicated to the creation and supply of innovative pharmaceutical products to address the diversified, unmet medical needs of patients in both mature and emerging markets. While maintaining its portfolio of marketed pharmaceuticals for hypertension, hyperlipidemia, and bacterial infections, the Group is engaged in the development of treatments for thrombotic disorders and focused on the discovery of novel oncology and cardiovascular-metabolic therapies. Furthermore, the Daiichi Sankyo Group has created a "Hybrid Business Model," which wil
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