Absorption: Well absorbed (80%) following oral administration; absorption occurs in the stomach and decreases as it enters the small intestine. Healthy Japanese have blood levels that are 50% higher than other groups.
Metabolism and Excretion: 51% metabolized by the liver; 36% excreted unchanged in urine. Metabolites do not have anticoagulant activity.
Half-life: 59 hr.
TIME/ACTION PROFILE (anticoagulant effect)
|PO||unknown||24 hr||24 hr|