Every day, millions of people rely on the quality and safety of our products.
All medicines have potential side effects as well as benefits. We routinely monitor the safety and quality of all our products. This includes review of safety data from clinical studies and review of side effects and technical complaints. By monitoring quality and safety information on our products, we can take due and appropriate actions to safeguard patient safety.
For more about why and how to report side effects, please visit our questions and answwers.
If you suspect a side effect related to a Novo Nordisk product, you can contact us:
This can be any unfavourable and unintended sign, symptom, or disease associated with the use of the product. An example of a side effect could be a rash developing shortly after taking a product. Side effects may arise from use of the product within or outside the indication mentioned in the package leaflet.
Novo Nordisk routinely monitors the safety of all our products. This includes review of safety data from clinical studies and side effects received on marketed products to see if there is any new information. By reporting side effects to a Novo Nordisk product, you are giving us important feedback which ultimately will help us take appropriate actions and to provide better instructions for how to use our products.
Reports will be shared with authorities, who will also analyse the data. In this way patients are best protected as both the company and the authorities are analysing the data to see if there are any new side effects that patients and health care professionals should be aware of.
Side effect details:
As Novo Nordisk has an obligation to seek additional information from a Health Care Professional with knowledge about the side effect, please confirm whether Novo Nordisk can contact your doctor?
Please note that Novo Nordisk registers information about the reported product complaints and side effects for the sake of patient safety and to comply with current legislation. Your personal data will be entered and kept permanently in the Novo Nordisk global safety database and will be treated confidentially. We are obliged to report information on product complaints and side effects to Health Authorities in accordance with current legislation.
Read more about how we process your data in the Notice of Personal Data Processing Related to Safety Information.