Intended for UK healthcare professionals

Cookie Policy

This Cookie Policy may be amended by us at any time. Please check this page periodically to inform yourself of any changes.
This Cookie Policy was most recently updated on 22 November 2018.

1. Cookies – what are they?

A “cookie” is a small text file that’s stored on your computer, tablet or phone when you visit a website. We may collect information from you by using “cookies”. A cookie will contain some anonymous information, such as a unique identifier and the site name, and some digits and numbers.

Some cookies are deleted when you close down your browser. These are known as session cookies. Others remain on your device until they expire or you delete them from your cache. These are called persistent cookies and they enable us to remember things about you as a returning visitor.

2. How we use cookies

We use the following types of cookies on this website, (the “Site”):

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the “Cookies we use” section below.

Please note, third party links or advertising on this Site may also use cookies, over which we have no control; you may receive these cookies by clicking on the link to the third party site or advertising. We do not control the collection or use of information by these third parties and these third party cookies are not subject to our Privacy Policy.

3. Cookies we use

This Site uses the following cookies. These cookies help to improve the performance of this Site, providing a better user experience.

Cookie Name Description
Google Analytics __utma These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use the Site and highlight issues that may arise from people browsing the Site. These cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the Site, where visitors have come to the Site from and the pages they visited. We do not make, and do not allow Google to make, any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting the Site.
Sanofi Pasteur portal SC_ANALYTICS_ These cookies are used to track what a visitor does whilst on the website. Expires once the visitor exits the website.
HCPInterstitial This cookie is used to remember a visitor's choice when asked if they are a healthcare professional. This cookie will last for one session only

In order to get more information about how Google uses the analytics that are sent by our Site, visit

4. What to do if you don’t want cookies to be set

Some people find the idea of a website storing information on their computer or mobile device a bit intrusive, particularly when this information is stored and used by a third party without them knowing. Although this is generally quite harmless, you may not, for example, want to see advertising that has been targeted to your interests (although no such cookies are used on this Site).

If you prefer, it is possible to block cookies, by changing a setting within your web browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies, or to delete cookies that have already been set. The “help” section of your browser will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting cookies. We have included further details on how to manage cookies on popular browsers in the “Managing cookie settings” section below. However, please note, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies), you may not be able to access all or parts of this Site.

To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set, and how to manage and delete them, visit

5. Managing cookie settings

To find out how to manage cookies on popular browsers, visit:

Google Chrome
Microsoft Edge
Mozilla Firefox
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Apple Safari

To find out how to manage cookies on other browsers, visit the browser developer's website.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit