The oral analgesics segment held about half of the market share in 2015, and is anticipated to maintain this trend throughout the forecast period. This is mainly attributed to the higher use of oral analgesics as compared to intravenous and topical analgesics. Economical cost, ease of availability, and high popularity of oral analgesics are the key factors responsible for the dominance of this segment.
Global Analgesics Market Report, published by Allied Market Research, forecasts that the global market is expected to garner $26.4 billion by 2022, registering a CAGR of 7.7% during the period 2015-2022. The non-opioids segment would continue to be the highest revenue-generating segment throughout the forecast period. North America and Europe, are likely to continue their lead through 2022; they collectively accounted for over half of the overall market share in the global analgesics market in 2015.
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The global analgesics market is expected to achieve moderate growth in the near future, majorly because of factors such as increas e in cardiovascular disease, cancer, and arthritis and growing geriatric population. Recurring pain and aches experienced by the ageing population is another factor the helps the market growth. In addition, increasing investments in R&D by the public and private sector, with key emphasis on the classes of compounds for formulating new therapeutics, are further expected to drive the analgesics industry. However, factors such as uncontrolled prescription of opioids, drug abuse, and unregulated government policies are likely to restrain the growth of the global analgesics market.
The report segments the analgesics market on the basis of type, route of administration, and geography. On the basis of type, the market is segmented into non-opioids and opioids. According to the route of administration, it is segmented into oral, intravenous, rectal, transdermal, and topical. Based on the geography, it is categorized into North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and LAMEA.
Companies adopt acquisition as their key development strategy in the analgesics industry to increase their market share. A comprehensive competitive analysis and profiles of major market players, such as Bayer AG, Novartis AG, GlaxoSmithKline PLC, Pfizer Inc., Johnson & Johnson, Reckitt Benckiser (RB), Endo Pharmaceuticals, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Eli Lilly and Company, and Sanofi, are provided in this report.