Post menopause is the period occurred after menopause followed by various syndromes like vaginal dryness, hot flashes, etc. During this period level of estrogen and progestin falls significantly leading to even serious complications like osteoporosis. The worldwide market for Postmenopausal Hormone Therapy is gaining moment substantially. This rising demand for Postmenopausal Hormone Therapy is due to increasing level of awareness about menopausal symptoms and its treatment. Another factor is growing population of post-menopausal women. Postmenopausal Hormone Therapy includes replenishment of body level of estrogen and progestin hormones in women through external intake of hormones. Thus, it help in treating the menopausal symptoms. It decreases the symptoms like vaginal dryness, hot flashes, disturbed sleep, night sweats and etc. The Postmenopausal Hormone Therapy helps in prevention of osteoporosis and hot flashes caused due to depletion of estrogen and progestin level in body. The Postmenopausal Hormone Therapy comprises of natural as well as synthetic estrogens. In order to enhance the menopausal treatment, it is also given in combination with progesterone.
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The recent developments in postmenopausal hormone therapy have led to the introduction of advanced and safe therapies. The increasing funding from governments of many nations have also contributed towards the introduction of new therapies, which is another factor boosting the global postmenopausal hormone therapy market. The non-hormonal treatment comparatively has least efficiency to produce required results, which is why the demand for postmenopausal hormone therapies is expected to increase in the years to come.
However, the cost of this therapy is the key factor expected to hamper the growth of the global postmenopausal hormone therapy market. The yearly cost of the postmenopausal hormone therapy is approximately US$10,000, which is slightly on the higher side as compared to the non-hormonal therapy. The post-therapy risks and complications are expected to further challenge the growth of the global market.
Key companies are working on introducing new postmenopausal hormone therapies at affordable prices, which is expected to propel the global market in the long run. The global postmenopausal hormone therapy market is segmented on the basis of region, end user, product, dosage form, therapy, and route of administration. Patches, creams, tablets, suppositories, and injections are some of the products of postmenopausal hormone therapy.
Abbott Laboratories, Bayer Pharma AG, Novo Nordisk A/S, AbbVie, Inc., and Hisamitsu Pharmaceutical Co., Inc. are some of the key companies operating in the global postmenopausal hormone therapy market.