Global Medical Nutrition Market Analysis


  • Type: Therapeutics Area
  • Published : March 2021
  • Region: Worldwide
  • Country: Other
  • Report ID : 363

  • Format: PPT, PDF

Global Medical Nutrition Market Segmented By Product Type (Amino Acid Solution, Multiple Vitamins and Antioxidants, Lipid Emulsion, Trace Elements and Chamber Bags), By Distribution Channel (Hospitals, Compounding Pharmacy, Retail Pharmacy and E-Commerce Websites) and by Region (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle-East and Africa and South America) – Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2019-2028


Report Overview

The global medical nutrition market size stood at around USD 41 billion in 2019 and is projected to reach USD xx billion by 2028, exhibiting a CAGR of xx% during the forecast period.

Medical nutrition is the focused constituent of patient’s health management. It assesses nutrition status in the patients and it helps in boosting their immune system and supports their medical condition. It is used by dieticians or doctors as drug complements in conventional therapies. Medical nutrition includes modification of diet, education & counselling, intravenous nutrition, tube feeding, medical food, and imparts self-diagnosis medication. Medical nutrition plays a vital role in preventing diseases such as Alzheimer’s, HIV, sarcopenia, obesity and diabetes.

Market Drivers and Restraints

The major factors impacting the growth of this market include increasing incidences of diseases requiring additional nutrients and increased awareness among the population about the benefits of medicated foods and beverages. Changing lifestyles such as habitual smoking, alcohol, extended work hours, and reliance on fast-food has resulted in the lack of adequate nutrients that is also one of the reasons contributing to the growth of medical nutrition industry market. High birth rate and high number of premature birth and growing geriatric population is influencing the medical nutrition uptake.

However, the factors that are limiting the development of the market are high price, stringent regulations and critical reimbursement policies. Lack of awareness also limits the medical nutrition market.

Medical Nutrition Market by Major Diseases

The major disease includes pediatric malnutrition, gastrointestinal diseases, renal failure, cancer, pulmonary diseases, diabetes and neurological diseases.

1. Global Medical Nutrition Market Overview………………………………………………..
A. Market Size
2. Market Growth Drivers and Restraints…………………………………..……………….
A. Market Drivers
I. Escalating Occurrences Of Lifestyle-Associated Diseases
II. High Birth Rate And High Number Of Premature Birth
III. Growing Geriatric Population Is Influencing The Medical Nutrition Uptake
B. Market Restraints
I. Stringent Regulations And Reimbursement Issues
II. Lack Of Awareness Limits The Clinical Nutrition Market
3. Medical Nutrition Market by Major Diseases……………………………….………….
I. Padiatric Malnutrition
II. Gastrointestinal Diseases
III. Renal Failure
IV. Cancer
V. Pulmonary Diseases
VI. Diabetes
VII. Neurological Diseases
4. Medical Nutrition Market Segmentation….…………………………………………………
A. By Type
I. Padiatric Nutrition
II. Parenteral Nutrition
III. Elderly Nutrition
IV. Sports Nutrition
B. By Product Type
I. Amino Acid Solution
II. Multiple Vitamins
III. Antioxidants
IV. Lipid Emulsion
V. Trace Elements
VI. Chamber Bags
C. By Distribution Channel
I. Hospital Pharmacies
II. Retail Pharmacies
III. Compounding Pharmacy
IV. E-commerce Websites
D. By Geography
I. North America Market Analysis
II. Europe Market Analysis
III. Asia-Pacific Market Analysis
IV. Middle-East and Africa Market Analysis
V. South America Market Analysis
5. Medical Nutrition Major Market Share……………..……………………………………..
A. Key Findings
B. Market Analysis, Insights and Forecast
6. Competitive Landscape………………………………………………………….………..
A. Major Players
B. Company Market Share
7. Key Company Profiles…………………………………………………………………….
A. Baxter Company overview, Product & Services, Strategies & Financials
B. Nestle Company overview, Product & Services, Strategies & Financials
C. Abbott Company overview, Product & Services, Strategies & Financials
8. Regulatory Landscape……………………….………………………..…………
A. Regulations and Reimbursement policies scenario
9. Factors Driving Future Growth…………………………………………………………..
A. Key Industry Developments
B. Strategic Recommendations
10. Conclusion

Market Segmentation

By Type

Based on type, the market is segmented as pediatric nutrition, parenteral nutrition, elderly nutrition and sports nutrition.

By Product Type:

The product type segment is further sub-segmented into amino acid solutions, multiple vitamins, antioxidants, lipid emulsions, trace elements, and chamber bags. The amino acid solution was leading the market share in 2019. Lipid emulsions are expected to witness the highest CAGR, during the forecast period.

By Distribution Channel:

Based on the distribution channel, has been categorized as hospitals, compounding pharmacy, retail pharmacy, and E-commerce websites.

By Region:

By geography, the global medical nutrition treatment market is divided into North America, Asia Pacific, Europe, South America, and Middle East & Africa. North America contributes heavily to the market growth, in comparison to the other regions, in the forecast period. As per the statistics of the Centre for Disease Control and Prevention, cancer and cardiovascular diseases are among the major burdens of the US healthcare sector. According to the data of the American Heart Association, in 2017, around 8,59,125 Americans died due to cardiovascular diseases. Hence, such instances indicates a rising demand for clinical nutrition products and thereby driving the market growth.

Top Major Players

The market players are continuously engaged in growing their presence in the market through various inorganic strategies, such as acquisition, merger, strategic collaboration, and others, to gain significant market share and strengthen their product portfolios. In September 2019, Nestle SA launched an innovative drink “Boost Soothe” in the market. It is a clinical nutritional drink specially designed for cancer patients.​ Some of the key players in the market are Abbott Nutrition, Nestle Health Science, Baxter Healthcare, B. Braun Melsungen AG, Nutricia, BASF SE, and others.

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  9. Reimbursement scenario
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