What is a cookie?
Cookies are small text files that are sent to your device when you visit a website. They are stored on the hard disk of your device.
Some cookies are deemed strictly-necessary; these cookies are used to facilitate essential tasks on the website, like helping users to navigate between pages in an efficient way and keeping the site functioning securely and efficiently.
Other cookies are used to manage performance and track usage of the site. Ipsen uses these cookies on our sites to help us to understand how our sites are being used so that we can continually improve and develop our sites.
Under the EU Directive 2009/136/EC, we will store cookies on your device if they are strictly necessary. When we use other cookies, that are not strictly necessary, we will ask for your permission.
The information collected using cookies does not usually directly identify you. But some cookies may contain personal data, such IP address, date and time of visit to the website, operating system, browser and how the user accesses the site (see the website Privacy Notice for more information about how we process your personal data, your rights and how to contact us).
What cookies does this website use?
This website uses strictly necessary cookies to manage navigation in the site, necessary for user functionality and security.
The site also uses Google Analytics. This provides Ipsen with information about site visitor behaviour, such as identifying search engine keywords that led the user to the site, how long users stay on the site, which pages they visit and which pages are most visited.
You can see Google Analytics privacy information here: Safeguarding your data – Analytics Help (google.com)
|Cookie key||Cookie type||Expiration||Description|
|PHPSESSID||Strictly Necessary Cookies||Session||Cookie generated by applications based on the PHP language. This is a general purpose identifier used to maintain user session variables.|
|OptanonConsent||Strictly Necessary Cookies||1 year||This cookie is set by the cookie compliance solution from OneTrust. It stores information about the categories of cookies the site uses and whether visitors have given or withdrawn consent for the use of each category.|
|_ga||Targeting Cookies||2 years||This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics. This cookie is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier.|
|_gid||Targeting Cookies||1 day||This cookie is set by Google Analytics. It stores and update a unique value for each page visited and is used to count and track pageviews.|
How long is information gathered from cookies kept for?
The cookies are set to expire when the information is no longer needed or after a maximum period of 24 months. Please refer to the table above for more information.
How do I set or change my cookie settings?
You will be presented with options to manage the cookies on this website when you first enter the site and then periodically after that. You will be able to accept all cookies or choose which cookies to accept or decline. If you decline any types of cookie, these will not be sent to your device.
Alternatively, you can control cookies through most web browsers through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org. To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
What happens when I share on social media platforms?
If you ‘share’ Ipsen content on social networks, such as Facebook and Twitter, you may be sent cookies from these websites. We don’t control the setting of these cookies, so please check the third-party websites for more information about how to manage them.