BAGSVAERD, DENMARK--(Marketwire - January 31, 2013) - Sales growth of 18% driven by
Victoza®, NovoRapid® and Levemir®
Sales increased by 18% to 78.0 billion in Danish kroner and by 12% in local
* Sales of modern insulins increased by 21% (15% in local currencies).
* Sales of Victoza® increased by 58% (50% in local currencies).
* Sales in North America increased by 29% (19% in local currencies).
* Sales in International Operations increased by 18% (16% in local
Reported operating profit increased by 32% to DKK 29.5 billion including a
percentage points improvement in the gross margin. Measured in local
operating profit increased by 20%.
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