Japan Parkinson’s Disease Drugs Market


  • Type: Common Disease Area
  • Published : April 2021
  • Region: Asia
  • Country: Japan
  • Report ID : 3627

  • Format: PPT, PDF

Japan Parkinson’s Disease Drugs Market: Segmented by Drug Class (Carbidopa/Levodopa, Dopamine Receptor Antagonists, Mono Amine Oxidase Inhibitors, Anticholinergics and Other Drug Classes) and Distribution Channel (Online pharmacies, Hospital Pharmacies and Retail Pharmacies) – Growth, Trends, And Forecasts (2019 – 2028)


Report Overview

The Japan Parkinson’s Disease Drugs Market size stood at USD xx billion in 2019 and is projected to reach USD xx billion by 2028, exhibiting a CAGR of 3.7% during the forecast period

An increasing account of the geriatric population and continuously growing patient base are likely to boost the demand for Parkinson’s drugs and expand growth opportunities for the stakeholders in the Japanese market. Increasing focus on the R&D activities by the private and public organizations for developing novel and innovative treatment methods owing to immense advancements in healthcare are expected to be creating more growth opportunities for the market over the forecast period. Stringent regulatory rules and policies are the significant challenges to the growth rate of the Parkinson’s disease treatment market in this area.

Market Drivers

The continually increasing number of ageing people and increased prevalence of Parkinson’s disease are the major factors that are boosting the demand of the Japan Parkinson’s disease market. The development of innovative and novel treatment methods and increasing popularity for minimally invasive surgeries among people are propelling the growth of the market. The increasing awareness among the people regarding healthcare is also boosting up the growth rate of the Parkinson’s disease market in Japan. The availability of key market players and an increasing number of manufacturers are also contributing to the growth of the market. Patent expiration of many prominent drugs is foreseen to create lucrative opportunities for the key players in the market. Unfavourable reimbursement policies are limiting the growth of Japan’s Parkinson’s disease market. The availability of alternative treatments is a major challenge for the growth of the Parkinson’s disease market and is expected to restrain the market during the forecast period.


1. Japan Parkinson’s Disease Drugs Market Overview………………………………….
A. Market Size
2. Market Growth Drivers………………………………………………………………….
A. Increasing account of the geriatric population and continuously growing patient base
B. Increasing focus on the R&D activities by the private and public organizations
C. The increasing awareness among the people regarding healthcare and the availability of key market players
3. Major Parkinson’s Disease Types …………………………………………………….
A. Primary/Idiopathic parkinsonism
B. Secondary parkinsonism
I. Drug-induced parkinsonism
II. Vascular parkinsonism
III. Normal pressure hydrocephalus (NSA)
IV. Corticobasal degeneration (CBD)
V. Progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP)
VI. Multiple system atrophy (MSA)
4. Parkinson’s Disease Drugs Market Segmentation…………………………………….
A. Drug Class
I. Carbidopa/Levodopa
II. Dopamine Receptor Antagonists
III. Mono Amine Oxidase Inhibitors
IV. Anticholinergics
V. Other Drug Classes
B. Distribution Channel
I. Online pharmacies
II. Hospital Pharmacies
III. Retail Pharmacies
5. Parkinson’s Disease Major 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. GSK Company overview, Product & Services, Strategies & Financials
B. Novartis AG Company overview, Product & Services, Strategies & Financials
C. Abbvie Company, 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 Parkinson’s Disease drug market
B. Future Opportunities
10. Conclusion

Market Segmentation

By Drug Class:

By drug class, the market is segmented based on Carbidopa/Levodopa, Dopamine Receptor Antagonists, Mono Amine Oxidase Inhibitors, Anticholinergics and Other Drug Classes. The Dopamine Receptor Antagonists is further classified into Pramipexole, Ropinirole, Apomorphine and Rotigotine. The Mono Amine Oxidase Inhibitors are further classified into Selegiline and Rasagiline. Carbidopa/Levodopa will capture the highest market share in the forecasted period.

By Distribution Channel:

By Distribution Channel, the market is segmented into Online pharmacies, Hospital Pharmacies and Retail Pharmacies. Hospital pharmacies will be the fastest-growing segment in the upcoming forecasted period. Frequent visits of the rising patient pool for a consultation to doctors or physicians are going to positively influence the hospital pharmacies segment.

Top 5 Major Players

Key market players in the Japan Parkinson’s disease market include GSK, Novartis AG, Abbvie, F. Hoffman-La Roche and Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Corporation. In June 2016, Sun Pharmaceuticals Ltd. announced a distribution agreement with Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Corporation to distribute a total of 14 prescription-related products which involved major Parkinson’s disease drugs as well.



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