Welcome to the Norwegian Prescription Database

The NorPD contains data about dispensed drugs in Norway. You can find information about the users of a particular drug or drug category. The data can be split by sex, age and geography.

Use of Data

The Norwegian Institute of Public Health (NIPH) permits that reports from this website may be stored electronically, printed, reproduced and further processed as long as the source “Norwegian Prescription Database” is cited on every report, table or figure – see About the Database for full details.

Data from the Prescription Database is intended for general scientific research purposes, statistical analysis and planning. The privacy of the individual is strictly protected and data is anonymous.
NIPH is not responsible for interpretation or analysis performed by third parties.

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