Collection and Use of Your Personal Information

Daiichi Sankyo will collect and use personal information in accordance with applicable data protection law and, where required under applicable law, with your consent.

Daiichi Sankyo is collecting personal information that you provide to us voluntarily by writing us e-mails, completing forms, sending inquiries or registering in order to contact you, via e-mail or by regular mail, in order to provide you with the information or services which you have requested and which we believe may be of interest to you.

Your information will be retained at our company and stay with data processors or servers responsible to, and acting in the interest of Daiichi Sankyo. Without your expressed consent, your personal information will not be shared with third parties under any circumstance, unless legal circumstances deem it necessary. Your anonymity will be protected in such cases where analytic software is used for evaluation purposes only.

Your data may be stored and processed in regions outside your jurisdiction, including non-European Union Countries, for processing and mailing purposes only. Information may be provided to market research vendors conducting research on behalf of Daiichi Sankyo. We will, however, always retain control of and responsibility for any such personal data and will ensure that an adequate level of data-protection is granted which is equivalent to the European level.

Your personal data is retained only for the time required for us to render services you requested or have consented to, except where legal circumstances dictate (e.g., there is pending litigation). Once we have rendered the service you have requested or for which you have given your consent, we will no longer retain your personal data, except where provided by law (e.g., pending litigation).

Sankyo will be deemed non-confidential. Such information will become the property of Daiichi Sankyo and may be used by Daiichi Sankyo for any purpose, commercial or otherwise, including, but not limited to, reproduction, disclosure, transmission, publication, broadcast and posting, without acknowledgement or compensation to you. Daiichi Sankyo is free to use any ideas, concepts, or know-how contained in any communication you send to Daiichi Sankyo for any purpose whatsoever.

We take measures to ensure that all materials and services provided on this website are secure, and do not contain malware, however, we warn that data transfer on the internet contains systemic weaknesses and thus we cannot make any representations or warranties of full protection against undesired access by third parties. Any data that you provide to us will be encrypted in transit to prevent its misuse by third parties.

Right of Access and Correction

You can review or amend your personal data stored in our system anytime if you believe it may be out of date or incorrect. Also, you can withdraw your consent to the use of your personal data at any time. Just contact our Privacy Officer or send an e-mail to the address given in the imprint.

Automatically Collected Information

Daiichi Sankyo automatically collects certain types of information whenever you interact with us on this site and in some e-mails we may send each other. In accessing our website, certain non-personal and anonymous information (date, time, accessed page) may be saved. Automatic technologies may include, for example, web server logs and IP addresses, cookies and web beacons. Automatically Collected Information will reside in US based cloud servers.

Web Server Logs and IP Addresses:

An IP address is a unique identifying number that is automatically assigned to any computer connected to the Internet. Depending on the nature of your Internet connection, the IP address may change each time you connect or may always be the same number for that computer. Daiichi Sankyo reserves the right to log IP addresses for system administration, security, statistical analysis, and demographic analysis of website use.


Cookies are text files that are stored on a website user's computer by the website. Cookies allow Daiichi Sankyo to help make your web experience better and to conduct website analysis and performance reviews of this site. Additionally, cookies can tell us how and when pages in a website are visited and by how many people. Most web browsers are set up to accept cookies, although you can reset your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. Note, however, that some portions of our sites may not work properly if you refuse cookies. Cookies are used:

Some cookies are first party cookies, created by Daiichi Sankyo. Others are third party cookies, created by an outside vendor, usually to enable our own features and tracking.

Web Beacons:

On certain web pages or e-mails, Daiichi Sankyo may utilise a common Internet technology called a "web beacon" (also known as an "action tag" or "clear GIF technology"). Web beacons help analyse the effectiveness of websites by measuring, for example, the number of visitors to a site or how many visitors clicked on key elements of a site.

Web beacons, cookies and other tracking technologies do not automatically obtain personal information about you. Only if you voluntarily submit personal information, such as by registering or sending e-mails, can these automatic tracking technologies be used to provide further information about your use of the websites to improve their usefulness to you.

Public Forums

To the extent that this site make forums, message boards and/or news groups available to you, please remember that any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes public information. You should exercise caution in disclosing personally identifying information there or in any other public section of the Internet.

Website Analysis

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyse how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States.

Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to and shortened by Google servers in the USA. On behalf of the website provider Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website provider. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. However, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. Furthermore you can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under

Further information can be found under (Google Analytics Terms of Service & Privacy). Please note that on this website, Google Analytics code is supplemented by “gat._anonymizeIp();” to ensure an anonymised collection of IP addresses (so called IP-masking).

The use of our contact data - in particular the telephone and fax numbers and the e-mail address - for commercial advertisement is explicitly prohibited except with prior written authorisation or on the basis of prior commercial contacts. We and all cited persons on this website herewith oppose any commercial use and forwarding of personal data

Daiichi Sankyo is a global pharmaceutical company with corporate origins in Japan. We provide innovative products and services in more than 50 countries around the world. With more than 100 years of scientific expertise, our company draws upon a rich legacy of innovation and a robust pipeline of promising new medicines to help patients.

©2017 Daiichi Sankyo Europe GmbH. All rights reserved

Disclaimer This website contains information on LIXIANA (edoxaban), which is based on the Summary of Product Characteristics (SmPC) as approved by the European Commission.

Date of preparation: February 2019

Daiichi Sankyo Europe GmbH
Zielstattstrasse 48, 81379 Munich