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Information about cookies

A cookie is a small text file, which is placed on your computer or other device. It makes it possible for us to recognize your computer and gather information about which pages and functions are visited with your computer. Cookies contain only anonymous information.

Cookies are used by most websites and are in many cases essential for the website to work properly.

Cookies on this website

We use cookies on this website for various purposes related to functionality, web analysis and marketing. However, most cookies we use to gather statistics about your visit. This information we can use to improve the user experience on our website.

You can read more about the cookies we use in the following tables. The cookies are divided into categories and you will find information about their name, expiration, purpose and company.


Cookies in this category are placed on the visitor's device to make the website function as intended. Cookies in this category are used to help remember the visitor's preferences (ie. language, destination etc.) or to remember the goods added to a shopping cart.

Name Purpose Expires Company
PHPSESSID This cookie is necessary for the Website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. It is used to manage a user’s session and ensure that core Website functionality such as the submission of forms and logging in operates as expected. This cookie does not store any personally identifiable information. Deleted when you close the browser. Novo Nordisk A/S
cookieBanner This cookie tracks that we have shown you the banner declaring that we use cookies. This cookie does not store any personally identifiable information. 365 days after creation. Novo Nordisk A/S


Cookies in this category are used to collect data on how the website is being used. The data is used by the webteam to decide how to optimize the website. The data collected is primarily used internally and therefore normally not exchanged with any third party.

Provider Name Purpose Company
Google Analytics _utmb
Google Analytics cookies gather information on the number of visits, pages viewed, the duration of time spent on pages, and other site statistics. You can disable all Google Analytics on your web browser using the Google Analytics Opt-Out Browser Add-on.
Google Privacy Policy

How to disable cookies in your browser

If you want to block the use of cookies you must change the permissions in your browser setting.

Read more about how you control cookies in your browser on aboutcookies.org

If you block cookies in your browser, your device will not be tracked when you visit our website. However, please note that by declining cookies you will also not allow some functionality on our website and it may not work correctly.

Why do we inform about cookies?

We inform about cookies because we want to be transparent in the way we communicate with our stakeholder. EU has also made a privacy directive which you can read more about here: The Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) (Amendment) Regulations 2011 (pdf).

This is a Novo Nordisk® website intended for members of the UK public.

Date of preparation: March 2018 UK/NT/0318/0087 Cookie Policy Contact us