Terms of Use

1. Information about us

2. You

3. Intellectual property

4. Nature of information

5. Medical advice

6. Links to other sites

7. Cookies and privacy

8. Use the information

9. Limitations of liability

10. Availability of the web site

11. Information on the products

12. Applicable law and jurisdiction

13. Contacting us

14. Site details

15. Credits

This page describes the terms of use which apply to every Internet-user visiting www.zentiva.co.uk (herein after the “Site”). By using the Site you undertake to comply with these terms of use without reservation. If you do not agree to these terms of use, please refrain from using the Site. We advise you to consult these terms of use regularly, as they may be modified from time to time and without notice.

1. Information about us

The Site is owned and operated by Winthrop Pharmaceuticals UK Limited trading as Zentiva, a UK affiliate of Sanofi, S.A. (“Zentiva”).

Winthrop Pharmaceuticals UK Limited is incorporated and registered in England and Wales with company registration number 02158996. Its registered and trading address is One Onslow Street, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 4YS.

If you have any concerns about the Site, please contact us using the contact details contained in Section 13. Contacting us

2. You

By using the Site, you represent that you are resident in the UK and that you are aged 18 or over. We do not represent that content available on or through the Site is appropriate for use or available in other locations.

3. Intellectual property

The format and presentation of any text, images, visuals of any text, visuals or other material published on the Site, including trade marks, logos and domain names, are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world, and are owned by or licensed to Zentiva or its affiliates (“Zentiva Group”). All such rights are reserved.

No material or extract from the Site may be copied, reproduced, modified, republished, uploaded, distorted, transmitted or distributed in any way, without the Zentiva Group’s prior written consent, except for non-commercial or personal use (including financial or media reporting purposes), on condition that all intellectual property rights and all other property rights are respected.

Nothing contained in this website should be construed as conferring any licence or right under any intellectual property (including patents, trade marks and copyright) of the Zentiva Group or any third party.

The following copyright notice shall appear on all copies of the whole or part of the content of the Site: “Copyright © 2017 Zentiva. All rights reserved”.

All copies of text, images, visuals or other material published on the Site, whether constituting the Site or being included within it, must not be distorted, modified or altered in any way whatsoever. The Zentiva Group reserves the right to take legal action against any infringement of its intellectual property rights.

4. Nature of information

The information, including, in particular, the financial information, provided on the Site shall not be considered as an invitation to invest, shall not be interpreted as canvassing or public offering, and does not constitute either an offer to subscribe, purchase, or deal in Zentiva Group shares or any other securities issued by the Zentiva Group. Financial information posted on the Site is regularly updated.

Expert opinions concerning subject areas related to the content of the Site or extracts from press articles may be posted on the Site. Such information represents only the opinions of the respective experts or newspaper and is not necessarily those of Zentiva. Zentiva is not responsible for the accuracy or completeness of any information or opinions set forth in such materials. Expert advice reflects only the personal view of that expert, and in no case shall it be regarded as the opinion or responsibility of Zentiva.

5. Medical Advice

This Site contains information relating to health, fitness, medicinal products and medical treatment. This is for information purposes only and is not meant to be a substitute for the advice provided by your own physician, pharmacist or healthcare professional. You should not use the information contained in this Site for diagnosing any illness or physical problem or in order to prescribe or use any medication presented on the Site. You should always consult your own physician, pharmacist or healthcare professional and carefully read package leaflet of the medication. Zentiva disclaims all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by any visitor to the Site, or by anyone who may be informed by its content.

You should not change the treatment of your condition (unless advised to do so by your physician, pharmacist or healthcare professional) or delay seeking medical advice, as a result of any information made available on this Site.

It is your responsibility to confirm with your physician, pharmacist or healthcare professional the suitability and relevance of any information that you access online.

6. Links to other sites

Where the Site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. Zentiva has no control over the contents of these sites or resources, and accepts no liability or responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them. The existence of a link between the Site and any third party site in no way implies that Zentiva in any way approves of the content of this site, or, moreover, any use to which such content may be put.

It is your responsibility to take the necessary precautions to prevent your computer system or other products being damaged or contaminated by distributed denial of service attacks, viruses or other technologically harmful material or by fraudulent intrusion by a third party.

Third party sites may contain hyperlinks leading to the Site. No such hyperlink shall be installed without express prior consent from Zentiva who reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice. Any permitted hyperlinks must not be established in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on the part of Zentiva where none exists.

Zentiva is in no way responsible for the unavailability of such third party sites and Zentiva does not review, control, approve, nor is it responsible for any content, advertising, products or other materials available on or accessible via those sites.

7. Cookies and Privacy

Zentiva respects the privacy of the users of the Site. Please refer to our Privacy Policy and Cookies Policy, which explain your rights and the basis on which we may use any personal data (including by using “cookies”) that is collected by Zentiva.

8. Use of information

Except for information covered by our Privacy Policy and Cookies Policy, any communication or material you transmit to the Site by electronic mail or otherwise, including any data, questions, comments, suggestions is, and will be deemed to be, non-confidential and non-proprietary and Zentiva shall have no obligation of any kind with respect to it.

Anything you transmit or post becomes the property of Zentiva or its affiliates and may be used for any purpose, including, but not limited to, reproduction, disclosure, transmission, publication, broadcast and posting. Zentiva shall be free to use, without compensation to you, any ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques contained in these communications and materials for any purpose whatsoever, including but not limited to, developing, manufacturing and marketing products.

9. Limitations of liability

Zentiva makes every effort to ensure that the information made available on the Site is accurate and up to date. Zentiva also reserves the right to change the the Site and/or its content at any time and without prior notice to you. Nonetheless, Zentiva does not provide any guarantee or warranty (express or implied) as to the accuracy, precision or comprehensiveness of the information provided on the Site, nor does it guarantee or warrant that such information is up to date.

With the exception of direct damage resulting from willful misconduct or gross negligence by Zentiva, Zentiva is not liable for:

  • any imprecision, inaccuracy or omission related to the information provided on the Site;
  • any damage resulting from fraudulent intrusion by a third party leading to the modification of the information or materials provided on the Site; or
  • any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred in connection with the Site, irrespective of whether Zentiva was aware of the possibility of such loss or damage, and whether as a result of: i) access or inability to access the Site; ii) use of the Site, including any damage caused by a distributed denial of service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material which may have infected your computer system or any other product; and/or iii) reliance on any information provided directly or indirectly by the Site.

10. Availability of the web site

By using the Site, you acknowledge that:

  • it is technically impossible for the Site to be provided free of defects and that Zentiva does not take any responsibility for this;
  • the Site may be, at certain times, temporarily unavailable;
  • the operation of the Site may be adversely affected by events outside the control of Zentiva, such as, for example, transmission and telecommunication links between Zentiva and you and between Zentiva and other systems and networks.

Zentiva and/or its suppliers may, at any time, temporarily or permanently modify or interrupt, all or part of the Site in order to perform maintenance work and/or make improvements and/or changes to the Site.

Zentiva is not liable for any modification to or suspension or interruption of the Site.

11. Information on the products

The information made available on the Site may contain direct or indirect references to products, programmes and services of Zentiva which are not available in certain countries or regions, or which may be offered under a different trade mark, and which may be subject to different regulations and conditions of use according to the country. Such references do not imply any intention on the part of Zentiva to sell these products, programmes or services in your country. Please consult the local Zentiva Group subsidiary or your Zentiva commercial partner for any information concerning the products, programmes and services which are available in your region / country.

12. Applicable law and jurisdiction

These terms of use and your use of the Site are governed by the laws of England and Wales, and any disputes or claims (including non-contractual disputes or claims) arising from or related to a visit to the Site are subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.

13. Contacting us

If you have any questions about material which appears on our Site, please contact gfd-webmaster@sanofi.com.

14. Site Details

14.1 Site Editor:

Zentiva Group, a.s., U kabelovny 130, Praha 10, Dolní Měcholupy, Czech Republic, Post Code: 102 37.

14.2 Publishing Director and Managing Editor:

Cornelia Schaeffer, Head of Global Communication, Zentiva Generics

14.3 Site Hosting

Microsoft Nederland B.V.
Evert van de Beekstraat 354
1118, CZ Schipol (Amsterdam)
Server in Europe

15. Credits

15.1 Photo credits

Shutterstock, gettyimages, iStock

Mr Petr Adámek, Czech Republic, Mr Pavel Horník, Czech Republic

Zentiva Group, a.s.

Last updated: December 2017