NCI Drug Dictionary

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The NCI Drug Dictionary contains technical definitions and synonyms for drugs/agents used to treat patients with cancer or conditions related to cancer. Each drug entry includes links to check for clinical trials listed in NCI's List of Cancer Clinical Trials.

edoxaban tosylate
The tosylate salt form of edoxaban, an orally active inhibitor of coagulation factor Xa (activated factor X) with anticoagulant activity. Edoxaban is administered as edoxaban tosylate. This agent has an elimination half-life of 9-11 hours and undergoes renal excretion. Check for active clinical trials or closed clinical trials using this agent. (NCI Thesaurus)
Code name:DU-176b
Chemical structure:N-(5-chloropyridin-2-yl)-N'-((1S,2R,4S)-4-(N,N- dimethylcarbamoyl)-2-(5-methyl-4,5,6,7- tetrahydro(1,3)thiazolo(5,4-c)pyridine-2- carboxamido)cyclohexyl)oxamide, 4- methylbenzenesulfonate