Brazil Anti-fungal Drugs Market Analysis


  • Type: Common Disease Area
  • Published : May 2021
  • Region: LATAM
  • Country: Brazil
  • Report ID : 4667

  • Format: PPT, PDF

Brazil Antifungal Drugs Market: Segmented by Drug Type (Azoles, Echinocandins, Polyenes, and Allylamines), by Distribution Channel (Retail Pharmacy, Hospital Pharmacy and Online Pharmacy) and By Route of Administration (Oral, Topical and Parenteral) – Growth, Trends, and Forecasts (2019 – 2028)


Report Overview

The Brazil Antifungal Drugs market size stood at USD xx billion 2019 and is projected to reach USD xx billion by 2028, exhibiting a CAGR of xx% during the forecast period.

Antifungal drugs are commonly used to cure fungal infections due to unclean, unhygienic, and damp environments. Invasion of epithelial tissue by microscopic organisms leads to fungal infections. Systemic fungal infections are caused due to indigestion or inhalation of spores, leading to fungal pneumonia. Although most fungal infections and diseases are commonly non-lethal, they are very uncomfortable to the host, and their common occurrence is responsible for the rising antifungal drugs market. Antifungal drugs work via various mechanisms such as by inhibiting cell wall formation, cell membrane disruption, and cell division.

Market Drivers

The major factors driving the market are rising awareness of fungal infections with the increasing incidence of antifungal infections, rising government and corporate funding in the industry. Further, more and more public-private partnerships in the pharmaceutical industry and the rising popularity of over-the-counter antifungal drugs for dermal infections are vastly responsible for increasing the market size. Also, the increase of population with weak, in whom the occurrence of fungal infections is much more than average, will drive the market.

Major fungal Disease

In terms of indication, the market is segmented into dermatophytosis, aspergillosis, candidiasis, and others. Dermatophytosis is a non-fatal superficial infection on skin. Dermatophytosis is anticipated to dominate the market owing to an increase in prevalence of dermatophytosis cases. The prevalence of dermatophytosis cases is associated with an age group of participants ranging from 11-20 years and 21-30 years.

Candidiasis is the second most dominating segment. Owing to increase in nosocomial infection in the patients being treated in invasive care units for various health problems.

1. Brazil Antifungal Drugs Market Overview ………………………..
A. Market Size
2. Market Growth Drivers …………………………………………………………………..
A. Rising awareness of fungal infections
B. Rising government and corporate funding in the industry
C. Increasing incidence of antifungal infections
3. Major Fungal Disease…………………………………………….
A. Dermatophytosis
B. Aspergillosis
C. Candidiasis
D. Others
4. Antifungal Drugs Market Segmentation …………………………………….
A. By Drug Type
I. Azoles
II. Echinocandins
III. Polyenes
IV. Allylamines
B. By Distribution Channel
I. Retail Pharmacies
II. Hospital Pharmacies
III. Online Pharmacies
C. By Route of Administration
I. Oral
II. Topical
III. Parenteral
5. Major Antifungal Drugs Market Share ….……………………………
A. Market Analysis, Insights and Forecast – By Revenue
6. Competitive Landscape………………………………………………………………….
A. Major Players
B. Products in Pipeline
7. Key Company Profiles……………………………………………………………………
A. Novartis Company overview, Product & Services, Strategies & Financials
B. Pfizer Inc. Company overview, Product & Services, Strategies & Financials
C. Merck & Co. Company overview, Product & Services, Strategies & Financials
8. Healthcare Policies and Regulatory Landscape…………………………………….
A. Policy changes and Reimbursement scenario
9. Factors Driving Future Growth…………………………………………………………
A. New Trends and Development of Antifungal Drugs market
B. Future Opportunities
10. Conclusion

Market Segmentation

By Drug type:

Based on the drug type, the market is segmented into azoles, echinocandins, polyenes, and allylamines. Azoles are considered to be the leading segment owing to its fungicidal properties and increased revenue generation. Azoles are systemic antifungal drugs that include fluconazole, ketoconazole, and others which are highly recommended for fungal infection treatment, thereby upscaling the market. Polyenes are considered to be important as they are widely used in treatment of serious fungal infections such as cryptococcal meningitis, blastomycosis, and others.

By Distribution Channel:

Based on distribution channel, the market is classified into retail pharmacies, hospital pharmacies, and online pharmacies. The hospital pharmacies segment is anticipated to dominate the market. Owing to increase in fungal infected patients results in regular hospital visits for obtaining advanced treatment. The increase in patient’s concern for maintenance of hygienic life is boosting the market. Additionally, the retail pharmacies & drug stores segment is also anticipated to emerge as the fastest-growing segment in the market. Owing to the rise in the drug supply to medical professionals, healthcare centers, and others. In addition to this, an increase in the number of patients opting for non-prescription drugs, ease and convenience to the drug, and others are propelling the growth during the forecast period.

By Route of Administration:

In terms of route of administration, the market is segmented into oral, topical and parenteral. Among these, the topical antifungal route of administration holds the largest antifungal drugs market share owing to an increase in the adoption of topical drugs. Furthermore, the growing use of topical drugs by medical practitioners for dermatological fungal infections is positively impacting the market. The parenteral segment also accounts for notable growth due to large consumption of parenteral products offering treatment of invasive aspergillosis fungal infections.

Major Players

Companies like Pfizer, Novartis, Merck & Co., Bayer Healthcare, Glaxosmithkline Gilead, and Abbott Laboratories are playing a dominant role in the Brazilian Antifungal Drugs Market. Collaboration between key market players is supporting the growth of the market.

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