Shire is pleased to provide you with this web site and its content for general informational purposes. Please carefully read these Terms and Conditions relating to the use of our web site. Shire will use reasonable efforts to ensure that the information is accurate at the time it is added to the web site. Please note, however, that Shire makes no warranties or representations that the information is accurate and accepts no liability for any errors or omissions in the content of the site or any losses or damage that may arise from relying on this information. The information may be changed by Shire at any time. By using this web site, you agree to these Terms and Conditions without limitation or qualification.
Use of Materials and Intellectual Property Rights
The copyright in this web site belongs to Shire. All other intellectual property rights are reserved. Shire authorizes you to copy materials published on this web site for noncommercial use only, provided that any copy of these materials which you make retains all copyright and other proprietary notices.
Links to Third-Party Web Sites
The web site may from time to time contain hypertext-links to third parties’ web sites. Shire is not responsible for, and accepts no liability in respect of, any information or opinion contained on any other such web site. As Shire has no control over such web sites and because their content is subject to change without notice to Shire, it is the responsibility of the user of the web site to ensure that any information accessed is accurate and that software which is downloaded from that web site is free of viruses or any other items of a destructive nature. Shire accepts no liability whatsoever in respect of any loss, damage, costs or liability incurred through any such downloaded material.
Information Is No Substitute for Consulting a Health Professional
The information on the web site is intended only to provide general knowledge of disease information. This information should not be considered complete and should not be used in place of a visit, call, consultation, or advice of your physician or other healthcare provider. Shire does not recommend the self-management of health problems. Should you have any healthcare-related questions, please call or see your physician or other healthcare provider promptly. You should never disregard medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read here. Information is not necessarily accurate, complete, or current.
Information accessed on the web site is not exhaustive. Shire makes reasonable efforts to include accurate and current information, wherever possible, but makes no warranties or representations as to its accuracy or completeness. This information is provided “as is” without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including but not limited to implied warranty of fitness for a particular purpose. Shire is not responsible for computer damage resulting from using the web site.
Shire makes no representation or warranty that access to the web site will be available on a timely basis, will be uninterrupted, or will be error-free. Shire does not warrant that these pages, or the server that makes them available, are free of viruses or other harmful elements. In no event shall Shire, its affiliates and subsidiaries, and their respective officers, directors, employees, agents, representatives, information providers, and licensors and their respective heirs and assigns, be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, exemplary, special, punitive, or other damages even if informed of the possibility of such damages. The above exclusion may not apply in jurisdictions to the extent that they do not allow the exclusion of implied warranties.
All materials and information appearing on the web site are intended for U.S. residents only. These Terms and Conditions were last updated: February 4, 2009.