Canada OTC Opthalmogy Products Market Analysis


  • Type: Common Disease Area
  • Published : April 2021
  • Region: North America
  • Country: Canada
  • Report ID : 3219

  • Format: PPT, PDF

Canadian OTC Ophthalmology Products Market: Segmented by Dosage Form (Gels, Eye Solutions, Capsules & Tablets, Eye Drops and Ointments) and By Drug Class (Antiallergy, Anti-VEGF Agents, Anti-inflammatory, Nonsteroidal Drugs, Steroidal Drugs, Anti-glaucoma) – Growth, Trends, and Forecasts (2019 – 2028)

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Canadian OTC Ophthalmology Products Market size stood at around USD XX billion in 2019 and is projected to reach USD XX billion by 2028, exhibiting a CAGR of around XX% during the forecast period (2019-2028)

In Canada, the leading cause of visual impairment is glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, degenerative myopia, age-related macular degeneration, and cataract. In addition, according to the Global Health Data Exchange, the prevalence of age-related macular degeneration is around 18,644 in 2018. The number is estimated to grow by 19,252 in 2019. Hence, the rising prevalence of eye disorders will lead to the growing demand for OTC Ophthalmology Products Market.

Market Driving Factors

An increasing number of people suffering from diabetes and glaucoma, Elderly population, urban residence, low socio-economic affluence, increasing incidence of vision impairment, high innovation, and heavy funding in the development of combination therapies are the major factors driving the growth of this market. Consistent advancements in medical technology, such as introducing innovative products that are more scalable and effective in care, are propelling the Canadian OTC Ophthalmology Products Market growth. Apart from that, the ophthalmic market’s ability to expand is severely hampered by the high cost of ophthalmic instruments utilized for diagnostic purposes. 

Major Ophthalmology Diseases

The major ophthalmology diseases are Glaucoma, Dry eye syndrome, Diabetic Retinopathy, Retinal Vein Occlusion, Age-related macular degeneration, Macular Edema and Allergic Conjunctivitis. Glaucoma is the largest indication segment, followed by Age-Related Macular Degeneration.


1. Canadian OTC Ophthalmology Products Market Overview…………………………….
A. Market Size
2. Market Driving Factors …………………………………….…
A. Prevalence of Diabetes and Glaucoma
B. Increasing Incidence of Vision Impairment
C. Innovation and Advancement of Technology
3. Major Ophthalmology diseases………………………………………………………..
A. Glaucoma
B. Dry Eye Syndrome
C. Diabetic Retinopathy
D. Retinal Vein Occlusion
E. Age-Related Macular Degeneration
F. Others
4. OTC Ophthalmology Products Market Segmentation…………………………………
A. By Dosage Form
I. Gels
II. Eye Solutions
III. Capsules & Tablets
IV. Eye Drops
V. Ointments
B. By Drug Class
I. Antiallergy
II. Anti-VEGF Agents
III. Anti-inflammatory
IV. Nonsteroidal Drugs
V. Steroidal Drugs
VI. Anti-glaucoma
5. OTC Ophthalmology Major Products 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. Alcon Company overview, Product & Services, Strategies & Financials
B. Allergan Company overview, Product & Services, Strategies & Financials
C. Johnson & Johnson Vision 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 Developments in OTC Ophthalmology Products Market
B. Future Opportunities
10. Conclusion

Market Segmentation

By Dosage Form:

Canada OTC Ophthalmology market is segmented as gels, eye solutions, capsules & tablets, eye drops, ointments. The eye drops segment dominated the ophthalmic drugs market. The segment was driven by the ease of usage and high patient compliance.

By Drug Class:

Based on drug class, the Canada OTC ophthalmology market is segmented into antiallergy, anti-vegf agents, anti-inflammatory, nonsteroidal drugs, and antiglaucoma.

Major Players

The Canada OTC Ophthalmology Products Market is fragmented competitive and consists of several major players. Moreover, improvement in healthcare infrastructure, developing R&D sector, rise in healthcare reforms, and technological advancements in healthcare further contribute to the market growth. Other Major Players in this market are Alcon Inc., Johnson & Johnson Services, Bausch Health, Allergan, Pfizer, Inc and Bayer AG.

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