1. Environment for use
The following environment is recommended for browsing this Website. Some of the site many not be accessed in environments other than those recommended. Please note that even under the recommended environment some contents may not be usable due to special technical materials.
• Windows: The latest version of Internet Explorer 11, EDGE, Google Chrome, Firefox
• Mac OS X: The latest version of Safari
Compatible plug-in versions
Versions of each plug-in compatible with this site are as follows:
• FLASH PLAYER 10 or later versions
(The latest edition of FLASH PLAYER can be downloaded here.)
• Adobe Reader 9 or later versions
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• Windows Media Player 11 or later versions
(The latest version of Windows Media Player can be downloaded here.)
Cookies used in the Website of Astellas Pharma are as follows:
• Name: style
• Details (value): default / small / large
• Pass: /
• Valid term: 30 days from the date browsed
• Explanation: Stores information on the character size selected.
*As of October 2008
Other than above, cookies are used also for statistics analysis on the status of the use of this Website and measurement of the effect of advertisemen
About SSL security
This Website uses SSL(Secure Socket Layer) encrypted transmission for all pages in order to increase security level of the transactions involving private information.
All the contents included in this Website are the property of Astellas Pharma and providers of respective contents, which are protected by copyright laws, various treaties and other laws and regulations in each country. The use of this Website is restricted to personal use for non-commercial purposes, and other extent approved by laws and regulations. You are not allowed to download and/or duplicate contents beyond that extent.
3. Trademarks, etc.
The rights of trademarks, service marks, business names, designs, etc., indicated within this Website are lawfully protected. Unauthorized use of them and other acts of piracy are prohibited.
4. Precautions related to HTML
This Website is made by using a coding method complying with XHTML 1.0 Strict. However, please understand that some contents have been ported by maintaining the HTML 4.01 Transitional format.
XHTML elements specially permitted for use
Although this is undefined in XHML 1.0 Strict and will comprise a syntax error, the following tag is used in consideration of the benefits of expression in terms of administration.
Package and modules
Please understand that some package and modules unauthorized for source alteration, due to copyright and other reasons, do not comply with the syntax of XHTML 1.0 Strict.
This Website includes product information of Astellas Pharma. Such information is not necessarily matching with that of products marketed outside Japan, as the information is based on products marketed within Japan. Many of the products published in this Website are ethical pharmaceuticals requiring prescription by physicians, etc. The purpose of their contents is not to publicize or advertise the efficacy of the products.
This Website does not intend to provide advice or services that should be carried out by physicians, chemists and other medical practitioners or does not act as their substitute.
Please refer to Cautionary Statement on the page of Investor Relations.
6. Services and contents
Astellas Pharma is paying its utmost attention to information published in this Website. However, it cannot guarantee all of its accuracy, usability and soundness of the contents, as well as safety of being free from errors and/or virus infection, etc. Astellas Pharma is not responsible for any damage caused by the use or existence of this Website or information published on this Website.
7. Revisions to and availability of the Website
Astellas Pharma reserves the right to revise the contents of information published on this Website or to close it down without providing any advance notification.
If you wish to place a link to this Website, please contact Astellas Pharma beforehand to obtain its approval. Astellas Pharma assumes no responsibility for Websites of third parties placing a link to/from this Website.