Cookie Policy

This page describes the use of cookies on this specific Sanofi’s website (hereinafter the "Site"). Should you wish to use the Site, please read this Cookie Policy carefully. Note that this Site is belongs to and is operated by SANOFI AB, (hereinafter the “Sanofi”) belonging to the SANOFI GROUP.

What are cookies?

This Site makes use of cookies. A cookie is a text file sent to your browser by the Site and stored on your computer's hard drive, smartphone or other IT device. It makes it possible to recognize your computer/IP address, and collects information about which pages and functions you visit. Most browsers allow cookies. However, users can set their browsers to refuse or remove them, if they wish.

Why do we use cookies?

Sanofi makes use of cookies to give you a better user experience on our website, to remember the choices you make when you use our website, and for continual improvement of the content and functions you experience on our website. Sanofi also uses cookies to target our marketing to tailor it to your needs and to generate statistics about use of our website. Cookies also help Sanofi distinguish between users.

The Site may make use of different types of cookie

  • Session cookies are cookies that last only for the duration of your visit and are deleted when you close your browser. They do not contain personal information that allows Sanofi to identify you. Others remain on your device until they expire or until you delete them from your cache. They are called permanent cookies and enable certain information about your use to be recalled when you return to the Site.
  • First party cookies are cookies that are stored by the Site, while third party cookies are cookies placed by others than Sanofi. This, for instance, can be companies that are helping Sanofi monitor, analyze or tailor our services, advertisements and content. Use and collection of data by third parties cannot be control by Sanofi.
  • When the Site links to third party sites, Sanofi may provide access to information or services offered by websites that are not owned or operated by Sanofi, such as YouTube videos. When you visit a third-party website by using a link on the Site, you will be subject to the privacy policy and legal notices of that website. You should therefore familiarize yourself with the privacy policy and legal notices of that website.

Overview of the cookies used on the Site

Necessary cookies
These are cookies necessary for the Site to function and cannot be switched off in Sanofi’s systems.

You can set your browser to block or to alert you about these cookies, but Sanofi would like to remind you that disabling cookies may prevent you from accessing certain features on our Site.

Cookie nameCookie description
has_jsDrupal: javascript detection
SessionControlDrupal: Control over sessions
SessionCounterDrupal: number of active sessions

Performance cookies
These cookies are used for internal purposes to help us provide you a better user experience. They collect information about your use of the Site. Based on this information, Sanofi can improve the way the Site works and presents content to you.

Cookie nameCookie description
_qaGoogle Analytics
_qat{}Google Analytics
_gidGoogle Analytics

Should you wish to opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics, please visit the following webpage http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

Also note that Google’s privacy policy can be found here http://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html

How can you control cookies?

You can block the use of cookies or remove cookies that are already installed on your browser. We draw your attention to the fact that disabling cookies may prevent you from accessing certain features on our Site and other websites.

You can set your browser to accept or reject all cookies, to be notified when a cookie is issued, to check its validity, duration and content and to periodically delete cookies.

You can also type “cookies” in your browser's help section to access the setup instructions.

For information about how to manage cookies on the browser of your mobile device, you will need to consult the device manual.

For more information about cookies, including how they are installed and how you can manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.