This website is created to provide information about our
company, products and services. This disclaimer applies only to this
website and describes how and why we collect information about you as
1. The information we collect
We collect information that can help us improve our websites.
Some information we ask you for directly, but other information is
collected automatically. All information collected automatically is
stored in an aggregate form and cannot be used to identify you as a
specific individual. We occasionally ask you for information that can
at times be personally identifiable and private. As a result,
information collected by us can be divided into two main categories:
a) Aggregated visitor statistics
We do not link aggregated visitor statistics with personally
Aggregated visitor statistics
When you visit our website, we automatically collect general
information about your computer and its location as well as the
website you came from, if applicable. This information cannot be used
to identify you as an individual. This information is only used in
aggregate form to inform us where our visitors come from, what they
look at and act on, and where the most time is spent.
Information we collect automatically:
- First-party cookie support (whether you allow us to
place a cookie on your computer)
- Visitor ID
(provided by a cookie we place on your computer when
- Referrer (i.e. where you came from, eg
- Date and time of visit
and language settings (to determine which country you are
- Operating System (Windows, OS X, Linux, iOS,
- Browser & Browser Version (Chrome,
Internet Explorer, Firefox, Opera, Safari etc.)
Resolution (1280x1024, 1024x768, etc.)
- Java support
- IP address (computer
address on the internet for statistical purposes only – no
personally identifiable information is collected)
title of the page you are viewing
- The URL of the page
you are viewing
- Time spent on the page
type (Tablet, Mobile, Desktop), manufacturer, Operating system,
- Country, region, city, state, zip
- Keywords searched in search box on the website, and
search keywords resulted in the page URL being clicked
- Reloads, clicks on pages, return frequency
exit points page flow
- File downloads
Personally identifiable information
At times, we need to collect more personally identifiable
information about you. Some areas/parts of our website might require
you to register in order to log in; we might ask you for information
such as your age and occupation to better understand the purpose of
your visit and to improve your visitor experience. In any case,
whenever we ask you for any personally identifiable information that
can be used to identify you as an individual, we will ask for your
consent and we will always provide an explanation as to why we collect
the information, how we collect it, how we store it and how we plan on
treating and using it.
2. How information is used
We will only collect and store personally identifiable
information for the purpose stated during the collecting process.
When we finish processing your information for the stated
purpose(s), we will erase and destroy it to ensure your
3. Collection of sensitive data
We do not collect or retain sensitive personal data relating
to your health, ethnic origin, religious beliefs or political
conviction etc. at this site. In the rare case where we do seek to
collect other sensitive data we will do so in strict compliance with
local data privacy law.
4. Protection of children
Protecting the privacy of children is important. Novo Nordisk
does not intend to collect personally identifiable information from
children (a child is defined as being under the age of 18) without
permission of the parent or legal guardian. Children should NOT submit
personally identifiable information to Novo Nordisk without the
explicit permission of their parent or legal guardian.
Where appropriate, we will instruct children not to submit
personal data. If your child has submitted personal data and you
would like to request that such information be removed, please contact
5. How we ensure data security
Personal data are collected on this website only to the extent
required. Under no circumstances are the collected data sold on to
third parties for any reason.
6. Where are the data processed?
Any personal data we collect may be transferred
internationally within Novo Nordisk’s global organisation. We have
internal policies in place to ensure an adequate level of protection
irrespective of where in Novo Nordisk your data are located.
Please learn more about our position on personal data
7. Disclosure to third parties
We will never transfer or sell personally identifiable
information about our visitors to a third party.
We will generally only share information with our contracted
service providers and advisors. However, in order to comply with
legal obligations, to protect the rights, property or safety of Novo
Nordisk, its employees and others, or in the event we sell or
liquidate any part of business or assets, personal data may be shared.
Any such sharing will be in compliance with the data privacy
8. Visitor rights
You are entitled to know whether we hold personal data about
you and, if we do, obtain insight to that data and require the data
to be corrected, if inaccurate. You are also entitled to know the
purpose(s) and you may object to Novo Nordisk’s use of your personal
data and require such data erased. Please
contact us if you wish to obtain insight in your personal data
or if you have any concerns in this regard.
A cookie is a simple text file that is stored on your computer
or mobile device by a website’s server; only that server will be
able to retrieve or read the contents of that cookie. Each cookie is
unique to your web browser. It will contain some anonymous
information such as a unique identifier and the site name and some
digits and numbers. It allows a website to remember your preferences
– e.g. choice of language.
enable you to move around the site or to provide certain basic
improve the performance of our website to provide you with a better
- Strictly necessary cookies; Cookies that are
strictly necessary in order to enable you to move around the
website and use its features.
cookies; Functionality cookies record information about
choices you’ve made and allow us to tailor the website to
- Performance cookies; Performance cookies are
used across Novo Nordisk websites for internal purposes to help
us to provide you with a better user experience. Information
supplied by these cookies helps us understand how our visitors
use novonordisk.com so that we can improve our content.
- Social media pixels; Pixels are used to advertise
and re-target content on social media
You can learn more about cookies in general here.
10. Legal disclaimers
The content presented on the Novo Nordisk website is presented
solely for informational purposes. The site does not provide you with
advice or recommendation of any kind and should not be relied on as
the basis for any decision or action. You are advised to consult
professional advisors in the appropriate field with respect to the
applicability of any particular aspect of the contents. In particular,
nothing on this website constitutes an invitation or offer to invest
or deal in Novo Nordisk securities. Further, the site provides
selected information of diseases and their treatment. Such information
is not intended as medical advice. Such information is not a
substitute for the advice of a healthcare professional. If you have,
or suspect having, any health problems, you should consult your
general practitioner or other qualified health provider.
Information provided ''as is''
The information on this site is provided ‘as is’ and Novo
Nordisk makes no representations or warranties, expressed or
implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of
merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement.
Novo Nordisk makes no representations or warranties of any kind as to
the completeness, accuracy, timeliness, availability, functionality
and compliance with applicable laws. By using this website you accept
the risk that the information may be incomplete or inaccurate or may
not meet your needs or requirements.
Neither Novo Nordisk nor our content providers shall be liable
for any damages or injury arising out of your access to, or
inability to access, this site or from your reliance on any
information provided herein. Novo Nordisk disclaims any and all
liability for direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, punitive,
and special or other damages, lost opportunities, lost profit or any
other loss or damages of any kind. This limitation includes damages
or any viruses, which may affect your computer equipment.
Links to other sites
This website contains links to other sites that are not owned
or controlled by Novo Nordisk; please be aware that we are not
responsible for or have control over the privacy policies of these
sites. This privacy statement applies only to information collected on
this site. We strongly encourage you to read the privacy statements of
every site you visit that collects personally identifiable
Sites linking to us
Novo Nordisk does not endorse websites linking to Novo Nordisk
sites. Novo Nordisk is not responsible for content on these liked
sites or for control over information that users may choose to provide
to these sites.
Novo Nordisk reserves its right to alter, modify, substitute
or delete any content of or may restrict access to or discontinue
distribution of this site at any time and at its sole
Copyright and use of content
The content of this website is the property of Novo Nordisk
and is protected by copyright laws. The trademarks, service marks,
trade names, logos and product displayed on this site are protected
worldwide, and no use of any of these may be made without the prior
written consent of Novo Nordisk. You are welcome to download the
content of this website, however, only for your personal and
non-commercial use. No modification or further reproduction of the
contents is permitted. The content may otherwise not be copied or used
in any other manner.
Use of questions and comments
Any questions, comments, suggestions or any other
communications, including any ideas, inventions, concepts,
techniques or know-how you may forward to this site or otherwise to
Novo Nordisk, electronically or by any other means, are on a
non-confidential basis and will become the property of Novo Nordisk,
which Novo Nordisk without restriction may use in any fashion and
for any purposes whatsoever, including developing, manufacturing
and/or marketing goods or services.
Your access and use of this website and the contents hereof
shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the Laws
11. Who to contact
If you have any questions about this privacy, cookies and
legal disclaimer, if you want to obtain insight in any personal data
held about you, or if you have any concerns regarding Novo Nordisk’s
use of your personal data you may contact us via
e-mail or you can reach us by telephone at +45 4444 8888.