This is a summary of the European public assessment report (EPAR) for Ozempic. It explains how the Agency assessed the medicine to recommend its authorisation in the EU and its conditions of use. It is not intended to provide practical advice on how to use Ozempic.
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Ozempic : EPAR - Summary for the public (PDF/76.14 KB)
First published: 21/02/2018
Last updated: 21/02/2018
Ozempic : EPAR - Risk management plan summary (PDF/327.8 KB)
First published: 23/02/2022
Last updated: 22/06/2022
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Novo Nordisk A/S
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Novo Alle 1
21/09/2022 Ozempic - EMEA/H/C/004174 - R/0030
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Drugs used in diabetes
Treatment of adults with insufficiently controlled type 2 diabetes mellitus as an adjunct to diet and exercise:
- as monotherapy when metformin is considered inappropriate due to intolerance or contraindications;
- in addition to other medicinal products for the treatment of diabetes.
For study results with respect to combinations, effects on glycaemic control and cardiovascular events, and the populations studied, see sections 4.4, 4.5 and 5.1.