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Novo Nordisk donates two months' worth of insulin to Ukraine

The Danish pharmaceutical company wants to ensure that supplies of essential medicines continue to reach Ukraine, and has therefore donated up to two months’ worth of insulin and hemophilia drugs to the country’s health authority.

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Novo Nordisk has decided to donate insulin and hemophilia drugs to last Ukraine’s health authority up to two months, the company reports on its website.

”We are doing all we can to maintain the supply of essential medicines to patients living with chronic diseases in Ukraine,” the website reads, also stating that the company has donated EUR 7.4m to Ukrainian refugees, with some funds allocated to Ukrainians with a connection to the firm, while EUR 700,000 of the amount was donated to the UN’s refugee agency, UNHCR.

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