Canada Anti-fungal Market Analysis


  • Type: Common Disease Area
  • Published : April 2021
  • Region: North America
  • Country: Canada
  • Report ID : 3167

  • Format: PPT, PDF

Canadian Anti-Fungal Drugs Market: Segmented by Drug Type (Echinocandins, Azoles, Polyenes, Allylamines, & Other Drug Types), by Indication (Aspergillosis, Dermatophytosis, Candidiasis, & Other Indications) and by Dosage Form (Powder, Ointments, Tablets, & Other Dosage Forms)- Growth, Trends, and Forecasts (2019 – 2028)

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The Canadian Anti-Fungal Drugs market size stood at around USD xx billion in 2019 and is projected to reach USD xx billion by 2028, exhibiting a CAGR of xx% during the forecast period.

Fungal infections represent the invasion of tissues by one or more species of fungi. They range from superficial, localized skin conditions to deeper tissue infections to serious lung, blood (septicaemia), or systemic diseases. Some fungi are opportunistic while others are pathogenic, causing disease whether the immune system is healthy or not. Fungal infections include both systemic and superficial infections such as infections of the skin, eye, mouth, and vagina. Antifungal products with fungicidal activity are mostly used to treat a wide array of diseases, such as athlete’s foot, ringworm, and fungal meningitis, caused by fungal agents.

Market Drivers

The major factors augmenting the growth of the anti-fungal drugs market include increasing awareness about the myriad fungal infections, increasing the number of antifungal drugs available over the counter (OTC), and rising consumption of anti-fungal drugs in developing regions for a variety of medical conditions.

With the rising popularity of over-the-counter (OTC) drugs, many patients prefer OTC drugs over obtaining a prescription from a healthcare professional. Numerous common and harmless fungal infections are left untreated by patients, owing to medical costs and logistical constraints. These have directly contributed to the rise in the usage of OTC drugs, as these infections can be treated by OTC drugs, owing to their ease of availability. The increased usage of OTC drugs has further contributed to the rise in anti-fungal drug sales over the years. In addition, the anti-fungal drugs market is expected to grow at a steady pace owing to the rising research and development activities.

1. Canadian Anti-Fungal Drugs Market Overview…………………………………
A. Market Size
2. Market Growth Drivers…………………………………………….……………………….
A. Increasing Awareness about the Myriad Fungal Infections
B. Increasing the Number of Antifungal Drugs Available Over the Counter (OTC)
C. Rising Consumption of Anti-Fungal Drugs
3. Anti-Fungal Drugs Market Segmentation …………………………………………
A. By Drug Type
I. Echinocandins
II. Azoles
III. Polyenes
IV. Allylamines
V. Other Drug Types
B. By Indication
I. Aspergillosis
II. Dermatophytosis
III. Candidiasis
IV. Other Indications
C. By Dosage Form
I. Powder
II. Ointments
III. Tablets
IV. Other Dosage Forms
4. Anti-Fungal Drugs Major Market Share…………………….…………
A. Market Analysis, Insights and Forecast – By Revenue
5. Competitive Landscape……………………………………………………………………
A. Major Players
B. Products in Pipeline
6. Key Company Profiles………………………………………………………………….
A. Mayne Pharma Company overview, Product & Services, Strategies & Financials
B. Glenmark Company overview, Product & Services, Strategies & Financials
C. Pfizer Inc Company overview, Product & Services, Strategies & Financials
7. Healthcare Policies and Regulatory Landscape……………………………………
A. Policy changes and Reimbursement scenario
8. Factors Driving Future Growth…………………………………………………………
A. New Trends and Development of Anti-Fungal Drugs market
B. Mergers and Acquisitions
9. Potential Market Opportunities……………………………………………………..
A. Market Trends
B. Future Market Opportunities
10. Conclusion

Market Segmentation

By Drug Type:

By drug type, this market is segmented into echinocandins, azoles, polyenes, allylamines, & other drug types. The Azoles Segment is expected to be among the major contributors to the market. Anti-fungal drug research is gaining momentum, owing to the development of new antifungal drugs using the azole group. Azoles are synthetic and semi-synthetic compounds, widely used for superficial and invasive fungal infections. Triazoles have a broad range of applications in the treatment of superficial and systemic fungal infections. The azoles are currently the most widely used and studied class of antifungal agents.

By Indication:

The indication segment includes dermatophytosis, aspergillosis, candidiasis, and others. The candidiasis segment is anticipated to grow over the forecast period. The growing incidence of thrush or oropharyngeal candidiasis that develops in the mouth or throat is anticipated to drive the antifungal drugs market over the forecast period.

By Dosage:

The dosage form segment is categorized as drugs, ointment, powder, and others. The ointment segment emerged as the leader in the antifungal drugs market. Owing to the use of topical antifungal in the treatment of skin-related fungal infections is projected to propel the market growth over the forecast period.

Major Players

The market is fragmented, owing to the presence of many small and big players. On 2 May 2018, Mayne Pharma has received regulatory approval for SUBA-itraconazole capsules in Canada, Argentina, Belgium, Germany, Mexico, Italy, and Spain, and is seeking approval in other countries around the world.

Some of the market players are Mayne Pharma, Abbott Laboratories, Bayer AG, Glenmark, GlaxoSmithKline PLC, Merck & Co. Inc., Novartis AG, Pfizer Inc, etc.

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