South Korea GERD Market Analysis


  • Type: Common Disease Area
  • Published : June 2021
  • Region: Asia
  • Country: South Korea
  • Report ID : 4928

  • Format: PPT, PDF

South Korea Gastro Oesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) Market: Segmented By Drug Class (Antacids, Proton Pump Inhibitors, H2 Receptor Blocker, Pro-Kinetic Agents, Others), and By Route of Administration (Oral, Parenteral, Others)- Growth, Trends and Forecasts (2019 – 2028)

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Report Overview

The South Korea gastro oesophageal reflux disease (GERD) market size stood at around USD 234.6 million in 2019 and is projected to reach xx million by 2028, exhibiting a CAGR of around xx% during the forecast period.

Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a digestive disorder, caused when stomach acid, food, and fluids reflux to the oesophagus. This causes irritation of the lining of oesophagus, resulting in burning sensation. GERD is characterized by two cardinal oesophageal symptoms, including heartburn (reflux) and regurgitation. If left untreated for a prolonged period, it can cause inflammation of oesophagus termed as oesophagitis. Just a few years ago, ‘Gastro oesophageal Reflux Disease’, that was rare in Korea and was seen only in Westerners, is rapidly emerging as a representative life-related disease in Eastern countries including Korea. Gastroesophageal reflux disease, which affects 1 in 10 people, is also called national disease of Koreans.

Market Drivers

The prevalence rate of GERD is growing rapidly which is the major factor responsible for growth of this market. In geriatric population, acidic complications are recurrent and South Korea is soon going to become a super aged community which will again fuel the growth of market. In addition, advances in the treatment rate and adoption of sedentary lifestyle and research and development activities conducted by many pharmaceutical companies are some of the other propelling factors for the demand of GERD drugs.




1. South Korea Gastro Oesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) Market Overview………………….
A. Market Size
2. Market Growth Drivers………………………………………………………………….
A. Increase in Prevalence of GERD
B. Rise in R&D by Pharmaceutical Companies.
3. Stages of GERD………………………………..
A. Mild GERD
B. Moderate GERD
C. Severe GERD
D. Reflux Induced Precancerous Lesions Or Oesophageal Cancer
4. Gastro Oesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) Market Segmentation………..
A. Drug Class
I. Antacids
II. Proton Pump Inhibitors
III. H2 Receptor Blocker
IV. Pro-Kinetic Agents
V. Others
B. Route of Administration
I. Oral
II. Parenteral
III. Others
5. Gastro Oesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) 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. Hanmi Pharmaceuticals Company Overview, Product & Services, Strategies & Financials
B. Daewon Pharmaceuticals Company Overview, Product & Services, Strategies & Financials
C. Ilyang Pharmaceuticals 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 Development of Gastro Oesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) Market
B. Future Opportunities
10. Conclusion


Market Segmentation

By Drug Class:

On the basis of drug class, the market is segmented into antacids, proton pump inhibitors, H2 receptor blocker, pro-kinetic agents, and others. Proton pump inhibitors segment is expected to hold the large market share over the forecast period. The proton pump inhibitors (PPI) characterize the maximum potency in inhibiting gastric acid secretion, primarily by blocking the acid pump. These inhibitors are well-known for both, therapeutic effects, and good safety profiles.

By Mode of Administration:

According to mode of administration the market is segmented as oral, parenteral and others.


Top Players

In 2020 the market share of domestic product prescriptions exceeded 60%, and the growth rate is also overwhelming compared to global companies. Moreover, the launch of a new drug treatment are expected in near future. Some of the leading companies in GERD market are Hanmi Pharmaceuticals, Ilyang Pharmaceuticals, Takeda Pharmaceuticals, AstraZeneca, Daewoong Pharmaceuticals, Dong-A ST, Chong Kun Dang, Yuhan Corporation, Kyung Dong Pharmaceutical, and GC Green Cross, Korea United Pharm, Jeil Pharmaceuticals and others.



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