The Brazil Opioid Use Disorder 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.
Opioids are a type of medicine often used to help relieve pain. They work by lowering the number of pains signal your body sends to your brain. They also change how your brain responds to pain. Doctors most often prescribe opioids to relieve pain from. Opioids usually are safe under administration and those who misuse opioids can become addicted.
Patients with opioid use disorders frequently relapse and present with intoxication. Symptoms vary according to level of intoxication. For mild to moderate intoxication, individuals may present with drowsiness, pupillary constriction, and slurred speech. For severe overdose, patients may experience respiratory depression, stupor, and coma. A severe overdose may be fatal.
Increasing cases of opioid addiction drive the market growth. The growing dependency on these drugs and abrupt discontinuation may lead to withdrawal symptoms. Hence, the patients continue to use these opioids that sharply increases the probability of fatal consequences for the patients, such as death from an opioid overdose.
Another important factor to boost market growth is the increasing involvement of governmental and non-governmental agencies.