US Interstitial Cystitis Market Analysis


  • Type: Rare Disease Area
  • Published : March 2021
  • Region: North America
  • Country: US
  • Report ID : 285

  • Format: PPT, PDF

US Interstitial Cystitis Market – Growth, Trends, And Forecasts (2019 – 2028)


Report Overview

The US Interstitial Cystitis drugs market size is USD xx Million in 2019 and projected to reach USD xx Million by 2028, exhibiting a CAGR of xx% during the forecast period.

Interstitial cystitis is termed as painful bladder syndrome is defined as a debleating condition where there is a pain in the lower abdomen and problems in passing urine. It can occur in any age group, but it is more common in younger age group.  US interstitial cystitis market is expected to gain market growth in the forecast period of 2019 to 2028. Emerging markets and huge investment in research and development are the factors responsible for the growth of this market. The growth of interstitial cystitis market enhanced by the growing cases of interstitial cystitis as well as bladder trauma or overstretching and rise in research and development activities, advances in the technology and adoption of sedentary lifestyle are some of the impacting factors for the demand of interstitial cystitis drugs. However, the IC drugs market is currently weak due to limitations regarding the efficacy and compliance of available products. Other factors include limited approved treatment options, lack of awareness, and need for disease modifying therapies

Market Drivers

The high prevalence of interstitial cystitis is driving the US Interstitial Cystitis Drugs Market. The advent of gene therapy is positively impacting the US market. Most of the approved and off-label drugs for interstitial cystitis are small molecules, which cannot completely cure the disease, have side effects on the patients, and are expensive. Owing to the disadvantages of available drugs for interstitial cystitis, companies are developing innovative treatment options such as, regenerative therapy and gene therapy that have fewer side effects. The development of such therapies will drive demand. Thus, the high prevalence of interstitial cystitis coupled with the advent of gene therapy will drive the Interstitial Cystitis Drugs Market size growth during the forecast period


1. US Interstitial Cystitis Market Overview……………………………………………….
A. Market Size
2. Market Growth Drivers………………………………………………………………
A. Rise in US Prevalence of Interstitial Cystitis
B. Growing R&D Investments and Reimbursement Policies
3. Major Interstitial Cystitis……………………………………………………………
A. Ulcerative
B. Non-Ulcerative
4. Interstitial Cystitis Market Segmentation…………………………………………..
A. Type
I. Oral Therapy
II. Intravesical Therapy
B. Distribution Channel
I. Hospital Pharmacy
II. Retail Pharmacy
III. Online Pharmacy
IV. Others
5. Interstitial Cystitis 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. Aquinox Pharmaceuticals Inc., Overview, Product & Services, Strategies & Financials
B. Astellas Pharma Inc, Overview, Product & Services, Strategies & Financials
C. Allergan Plc., 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 Interstitial Cystitis Market
B. Future Opportunities
10. Conclusion

Market Segmentation

By Type:

Based on Type, the market is bifurcated into Oral Therapy and Intravesical Therapy. Oral therapy was the dominating segment of the US Interstitial Cystitis Drugs Market in 2019, owing to its convenience and safest route of administration and availability of several patience-assistance programs to reduce the cost burden on patients. This segment will continue to dominate the market throughout the years

By Disease Indication:

In most cases, the cause of cystitis is a urinary tract infection (UTI). A UTI happens when bacteria enter the bladder or urethra and begin to multiply

By Distribution Channel:

Based on distribution channel, the market is classified into retail pharmacies and drug stores, hospital online pharmacies, and hospital pharmacies. Retail pharmacies and drug stores are anticipated to dominate the market when compared with online pharmacies and hospital pharmacies segment soon. Due to increase in partnerships with different pharmacies segment is also anticipated to emerge as the fastest growing segment in the market. Owing to an increase in patient’s preference towards the convenience of drugs, easy availability, and others are augmenting the growth of online pharmacies during the forecast period

Top 5 Major Players

The US Interstitial Cystitis Market is highly competitive, and the prominent players in the market have adopted various strategies to garner maximum market share. These include collaboration, product launch, partnership, and acquisition. Major players operating in the market include Aquinox Pharmaceuticals Inc., Astellas Pharma Inc, Merck & Co Inc, Bayer AG and Pfizer

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  8. Healthcare policies & regulatory framework
  9. Reimbursement scenario
  10. Factors driving future growth

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