Kenya Hepatitis Market Analysis


  • Type: Therapeutics Area
  • Published : June 2021
  • Region: Africa
  • Country: Kenya
  • Report ID : 4821

  • Format: PPT, PDF

Kenya Hepatitis Drug Market: Segmented by Disease types (Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, Hepatitis D and Others), Drug Class (Interferon, Monoclonal Antibody, Non-structural protein 5A (NS5A) inhibitors, Nucleotide Analog Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors, Nucleotide Analog NS5B Polymerase Inhibitors, Multi Class Combination, and Other Drug Classes), and Distribution Channels (Hospital Pharmacies, Retail Pharmacies, Online Pharmacies and Others) – Growth, Trends, and Forecasts (2019 – 2028)

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Report Overview

The Hepatitis Drug market size in Kenya 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.

Hepatis is an inflammatory condition of liver commonly caused by a viral infection or due to certain medications or excessive alcohol consumption. There are five strains of hepatitis viruses namely Hepatitis A, B, C, D, or E Virus. Hepatitis can be short term (Hepatis A) or can cause chronic illness (Hepatitis B and C). Untreated chronic hepatitis B infection can result in liver cirrhosis and eventually death. Health care workers, intravenous drug users, commercial sex workers and men who have sex with men (MSM) are high risk groups for Hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection. Due to similar routes of transmission, Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) infected individuals are also at high risk for Hepatitis B infection. The prevalence of HBV infection in Kenya is estimated to be between 1% to 5%, although rates among specific high-risk populations (HIV co-infected, drug abusers, jaundiced patients seeking medical care) are much higher. There is high Hepatitis C (HCV) infection prevalence among cohort of drug users (22.2%) as compared to that of the general population, which is estimated to be 0.2-0.9%.

Market Drivers

The market is majorly driven by the high prevalence rate of Hepatitis B infection in Kenya. The risk of Hepatitis B infection is greatly increased due to the high prevalence of HIV/AIDs in Kenya as HIV and HBV share common mode of transmissions.

Increase in substance abuse, alcohol consumption, involving in unprotected sex and other risk factors among adolescents in Kenya are leading to high incidence of HBV infections.

Increase in Government initiatives like screening for hepatitis among high-risk populations and providing clinical care for patients who have tested positive is expected to fuel growth in the hepatitis drug market.

However, the side effects caused by several Drug are restraining market growth. The outbreak of COVID-19 has decreased diagnosis, screening and follow-up of patients suffering from hepatitis which has negative outcomes of health in patients with hepatis.

1. Kenya Hepatitis Drug Market Overview…………………………..…………………
A. Market Size
2. Market Growth Drivers………………………………………………………..…….
A. High Prevalence of Viral Hepatitis
B. Increase in the Risk Factors Associated with Hepatitis
C. Increase in Government Support for Screening and Clinical Care
3. Major Hepatitis Types……………………………………………………………………………….
A. Hepatitis A
B. Hepatitis B
C. Hepatitis C
D. Hepatitis D
E. Hepatitis E
F. Others
4. Hepatitis Drug Market Segmentation……………………………………………………
A. Drug Class
I. Interferon
II. Monoclonal Antibody
III. Non-structural protein 5A (NS5A) inhibitors
IV. Nucleotide Analog Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors
V. Nucleotide Analog NS5B Polymerase Inhibitors
VI. Multi Class Combination
VII. Others
B. Distribution Channels
I. Hospital Pharmacies
II. Retail Pharmacies
III. Online Pharmacies
IV. Others
5. Hepatitis Major Products Market Share…………………………………….…
A. Key Findings
B. Market Analysis, Insights and Forecast – By Drug Type
6. Competitive Landscape………………………………………………………..……
A. Major Players
B. Products in Pipeline
7. Key Company Profiles…………………………………………………………..…..
A. Merck & Co. Company overview, Product & Services, Strategies & Financials
B. Johnson & Johnson Company overview, Product & Services, Strategies & Financials
C. Novartis 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 Hepatitis drug market
B. Future Opportunities
10. Conclusion

Market Segmentation

By Disease type:

On the basis of disease type hepatitis drug market can be segmented into Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, Hepatitis D and Hepatitis E.

Hepatitis B and C are the most prevalent and chronic types of hepatitis.

By Drug Class:

On the basis of drug class, Kenya Hepatitis Drug market can be segmented into Interferon, Monoclonal Antibody, Non-structural protein 5A (NS5A) inhibitors, Nucleotide Analog Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors, Nucleotide Analog NS5B Polymerase Inhibitors, Multi Class Combination, Other Drug Classes.

By Distribution Channels:

On the basis of distribution channels, the hepatitis drug market in Kenya can be segmented into Hospital Pharmacies, Retail Pharmacies, Online Pharmacies and others.

 Major Players

Some of the leading market players include Merck & Co., Inc, GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), Johnson & Johnson, Novartis AG, Bristol Myers Squibb Company, Merck & Co.  and F. Hoffmann-La Roche, Ltd.

GlaxoSmithKline is leading in the hepatitis vaccine market in Kenya with its Twinrix vaccine which is a combination of hepatitis A (Inactivated) and hepatitis B (Recombinant).

GlaxoSmithKline is also leading in the Drug segment(Anti-viral) in Kenya for treatment of Hepatitis Infection with Valtrex and Tivicay followed by Johnson & Johnson.

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  9. Reimbursement scenario
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