Please carefully read these General Terms and Conditions of Use as they determine the conditions of use of the Ipsen Group website which you accept by consulting our site. If you do not accept these General Terms and Conditions of Use, we ask you to leave our site.

We draw you attention to the fact that you should regularly consult these General Terms and Conditions of Use according to the latest Update date indicated on the site so that you are kept informed of any possible modifications which Ipsen may make.

Purpose of the Site

This website was created to provide you with general information on the Ipsen Group which develops, manufactures and sells drugs throughout the world and on its products and services.

We notify you that some information in this site is intended solely to residents in France and/or the United Kingdom. In this event, this restriction in displayed on the relevant pages.

You will note that Ipsen business is strictly regulated and controlled by government authorities including the Food and Drug Administration in the USA, l’Agence Française de Sécurité Sanitaire des Produits de Santé in France, the Committee on Safety in Medicine in the United Kingdom and the European Agency for the Evaluation of Drugs in Europe.

You will also note that the French and United Kingdom regulations restrict communication to the public in drugs matters.

Consequently, the information contained in this site is provided to you for information purposes only and is not intended in any manner whatsoever to:

  • give a medical opinion ;
  • give a diagnosis;
  • replace a consultation, opinion or recommendations of a health professional;
  • recommend the use of any Ipsen product;

and are not intended to promote any of Ipsen products. It is essential to follow the advice or consult your doctor or other medical health professionals before using any of the products mentioned on this site.

Nature of Information

The information, notably financial information, provided on the site shall not be considered as an invitation to invest. They shall not be interpreted as canvassing or public offering and do not constitute either an offer to subscribe, purchase or deal in Ipsen shares or any other securities issued by Ipsen. Ipsen group draws your attention to the fact that financial information posted on the site are regularly updated.

Ipsen endeavours to keep information on this site up to date. However, Ipsen does not warrant the completeness or exactness of any information provided.

Ipsen does not guarantee that Ipsen products or services presented on this site are available in France or in the United Kingdom.

Ipsen does not warrant (i) the merchantability of these products or services in France or the United Kingdom, (ii) the fitness of these products or services for a specific purpose, (iii) their conformity with applicable law and regulations in France and the United Kingdom.

Ipsen does not guarantee the content of the information available online in discussion forums and newsgroups of this site.


You should take no decision or action on the sole basis of the information contained in this site.

Ipsen shall not be held liable in any manner for:

  • any imprecision, inaccuracy or omission relative to the information provided on the site,
  • any damage or loss, suffered or claimed, by any person and resulting directly or indirectly from the consultation or use of information contained in the site,
  • any direct or indirect damage resulting from the use of the site or other sites linked to it, including any operating, financial or commercial loss, or loss of programs or data in any information technology system even where Ipsen has been informed of the possibility of such damage.

Intellectual Property

All pictures and texts disseminated and all product names and trademarks referred to on this site are the exclusive property of Ipsen or its subsidiaries or have been licensed to them and may only be used in accordance with the terms and conditions set forth below.

Upon your acceptance of these General Terms and Conditions of Use you may download, display or print the information contained on this site exclusively for private use, for non-profit purposes and without modification or alteration of the notices of copyright, trademarks and other property rights and provided that each entire or partial copy made of the contents of the site reproduces the following notice of copyright “Copyright © 2009. Ipsen – All rights reserved”.

Any use other than that indicated above without prior written consent of Ipsen, shall be formally prohibited. Ipsen grants you no other right than that described above, nor any other license of any intellectual property, industrial property or know how owned or enjoyed by it.

Information from third persons

The Ipsen site also contains information from third parties and links to other websites, with their consent. Ipsen endeavours to reference only sites complying with applicable law.

This information and these links are provided to you solely for information purposes only and for your convenience. Since Ipsen is unable to exercise any control on the information from third parties or edited on third parties’ sites, Ipsen does not warrant such third parties’ information and sites and shall not be held liable for their content which you access under your sole liability.

Ipsen reserves the right to delete any content or link that it may judge reprehensible, or further to notification of a dispute concerning such content or link.

As the case may be, expert opinions concerning a particular area in relation with the content of the site shall be posted on the site or extracts from press articles. Such information represents only the opinions of the respective experts or of the newspaper, which opinions are not necessarily those of the Ipsen Group : Ipsen Group is not responsible for the accuracy or completeness of any information or opinions set forth in such materials.

Links to other sites

Links to third party pages are provided for convenience only. Ipsen makes no warranties or representations of any kind as to the accuracy, currency, or completeness of any information contained in such websites and shall have no liability for any damages or injuries of any kind arising from such content or information.

External sites may contain hyperlinks leading to the Ipsen’s site. Any such hyperlink shall not be installed without Ipsens express prior consent. In any case, Ipsen is in no way responsible for the unavailability of such external sites and Ipsen does not review, control, approve, nor is it responsible for any content, advertising, products or other materials available on or accessible via those sites.

Protection of personal data

During navigation on the site you may communicate personal information.

a) Collection of anonymous data.

In principle, no personal data is collected without your knowledge. You may visit this site without giving us your identity.
Ipsen collects anonymous information on this site, such as the pages that you visit and the searches that you undertake. This information is anonymous since it will in no event enable personal identification of the user of the site.
We use this anonymous information to help us improve the content of our sites and to obtain overall statistics on your visits. These statistics can be prepared by third parties, the latter being bound by an obligation of confidentiality.

b) Use of cookies

This anonymous information is collected in particular thanks to “Cookies” which collect the first part of the domain name of the user (i.e. the identifier after the @) and the day and hour of access. “Cookies” are stored on the hard disk of your computer without any risk to damage it.
You may prevent the registration of cookies by configuring your navigator to warn you before accepting cookies, or always to refuse cookies.
Additional information concerning cookies may be obtained at

c) Collection of personal data

However certain pages of this site or certain services may only be accessible after registration. Registration gives rise to processing of your personal data under the conditions set forth in the section “protection of private life” displayed on the relevant page indicating the identity of the person responsible for the processing, the purpose of processing, the mandatory or optional nature of the reply, the possible consequences for you in the event of failure to reply, the duration of conservation of such data and the identity of third party recipients.
You have the right to access and up date your personal data with names and to require their modification or deletion if you wish so. This right shall be exercised in accordance with the instructions displayed on the relevant site page.
When you use a service of our site, you may be required to indicate certain personal data. These personal data are treated and kept for no more than five years solely for the purpose of communicating with you. No data is communicated to third parties without your prior approval and you may request modification to or deletion of such data by mail to the Editor of this site or by E-mail at

d) Security

To protect personal information which you disclose, Ipsen uses security technology. The Internet is nevertheless an open network so that Ipsen cannot guarantee that third parties shall not intercept or divert such personal information. Ipsen shall not be held liable in this respect.
Ipsen does not guarantee that the sites which are linked to it will implement the same measures of protection of personal data as those set forth in these General Terms and Conditions. You should therefore ensure that such protection exists if you disseminate personal data on these sites.

Applicable Law, Jurisdiction



Where any provision of these General Terms and Conditions is held void or unenforceable the other provisions shall remain in force.

Entire Agreement

These General Terms and Conditions of Use represent the entire agreement between the parties and supersede all prior or existing, written or oral terms, conditions or representations.