Cookie Policy

Information on how Medistim ASA uses cookies

1. About our Cookie Policy uses cookies to be able to log your use of our website.

We recommend that you read our Cookie Policy to get a clear understanding of what cookies are, what types of cookies we use, and the information we collect using cookies. This Cookie Policy also describes how the information is used, and what rights you have in relation to our collection of your personal data through cookies.

Please also read our privacy policy for further information on the personal data we may collect if you in any way contact us, register for certain services or marketing, and/or become our customer.

Medistim ASA (company no. 936 656 013) is the legal owner of the website. Please contact us if you have any questions about this Cookie Policy.

Contact information:
Address: Medistim ASA, Postboks 6471 Etterstad, 0605 Oslo, Norway


2. Medistim’s use of cookies

Cookies are small text files which are stored on the browser or hard drive of your computer or mobile device when you visit a webpage or application.

Cookies work to make your experience browsing our site as smooth as possible, and they remember your preferences – so you do not have to insert your details repeatedly. Cookies are considered personal data according to the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) recital 30 cf. recital 26, since a natural person may be associated with online identifiers (such as your IP address). The personal data we collect through cookies is anonymized. This anonymous information is used and analyzed only at an aggregate level to help us understand trends and patterns, such as our visitors´ navigation and activity. None of this information is reviewed on an individual level.

The following personal data is collected from you when using our website:

  • Your IP address, web-browser and operating system
  • Your time and location for the visit
  • The pages you visited and the length of each visit
  • The navigation made by you throughout your visit
  • If applicable:
  • The personal information you provided upon any possible registration, such as name and email address address, web-browser and operating system
  • The name of the webpage you were referred from (link)

There are different types of cookies. Some cookies come directly from our website, and others come from third parties who have placed cookies on our website – such as Google Analytics. This is explained further in section 4 below.

3. Storage of cookies

Cookies may be stored for varying lengths of time on your browser or device. Session cookies are deleted from your computer or device when you close your web-browser. Persistent cookies will remain stored on your computer or device until deleted or until they reach their expiry date. Please see a further description of types of cookies and storage length in section 4 below.

4. Type of cookies

Medistim use these types of cookies:

4.1. Analysis and statistics

Statistic cookies help website owners to understand how visitors interact with websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously.

Name of
Time of storage Provider Description
_ga 2 years This cookie registers your unique ID upon your visit, to generate statistical data on how you use our website.
_gat 1 day This cookie is used by Google Analytics to throttle the request rate.
_gid 1 day This cookie registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how you use our website.

4.2 Marketing

Marketing cookies are used to track visitors across websites. The intention is to display ads that are relevant and engaging for the individual user and thereby more valuable for publishers and third party advertisers.

Name of
Time of storage Provider Description
ads/ga.audiences Session This cookie is used by Google Adwords to re-engage visitors that are likely to convert to customers based on the visitor’s online behaviour across websites
r/collect Session This cookie is used to send data to Google Analytics about the visitor’s device and behavior. The cookie tracks visitors across devices and marketing channels.

5. Block Cookies

Your browser does not automatically accept cookies until you provide consent. If you wish to block cookies, these options are available by clicking the "Deny" button via cookie consent banner or your browser. Your browser should give you the option to block cookies at all times, regardless of whether the provider is Medistim ASA or another third party. However, each browser has different controls available for such options. All modern browsers allow you to change your cookie settings; typically, they may be found in the ‘options’ or ‘preferences’ menu of your browser. If you should need instructions on how to make such changes, you should consult your IT or web-browser provider.

Please note that if you decide to block cookies on our website, you may be unable to access certain areas on our website, and certain content and functions may be deactivated or work incorrectly.

6. Cookie Policy update

This Cookie Policy was last updated on 11 March 2024.

We may update this Cookie Policy from time to time. We encourage you to check back regularly to be informed of any changes.