Global Antifungal Drugs Market 2017-2021: Key Vendors are Pfizer, Merck, Astellas Pharma, Novartis & Johnson & Johnson - Research and Markets

DUBLIN--()--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Antifungal Drugs Market 2017-2021" report to their offering.

The global antifungal drugs market to grow at a CAGR of 3.20% during the period 2017-2021.

Antifungal drugs are chemical compounds used to kill or inhibit the growth of fungi. These drugs act by various mechanisms such as the inhibition of cell division, the inhibition of cell wall formation, and cell membrane disruption.

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global antifungal drugs market for 2017-2021. To calculate the market size, the report considers revenue generated from the sales of branded, generics and OTC drugs used for the treatment and prevention of various fungal infections. The report also considers the revenue to be generated from the sales of drugs that are expected to be launched in the market along with the decline in revenue from the patent expiries of the marketed drugs during the forecast period. The report also includes a discussion of the Key vendors operating in this market.

Market Dynamics

Market drivers

  • QIDP and other special regulatory designations
  • Increase in prevalence of infections and environmental changes
  • Rising popularity of OTC antifungal drugs for dermal infections

Market challenges

  • Antifungal drug resistance
  • Increased availability of generics and alternative therapies
  • Poor patient adherence

Market trends

  • Increased funding for antifungal research
  • Increased focus on combination therapies
  • Incorporation of novel technology for product development
  • Strategic alliances and M&A

Key vendors

  • Pfizer
  • Merck
  • Astellas Pharma
  • Novartis
  • Johnson & Johnson

Other prominent vendors

  • Allergan
  • Almirall
  • Amgen
  • Aqua Pharmaceuticals
  • AstraZeneca
  • Bayer
  • Bristol-Myers Squibb
  • Celgene
  • Dermira
  • Elorac
  • F. Hoffmann-La Roche
  • Galderma
  • Genentech
  • GlaxoSmithKline
  • Hexima
  • Hisamitsu Pharmaceutical
  • Incyte
  • Mayne Pharma
  • MediQuest Therapeutics
  • Meiji Seika Pharma
  • Merz Pharmaceuticals
  • Moberg Pharma
  • Mylan Pharmaceuticals
  • NanoBio
  • NovaBiotics
  • Novan
  • Promius Pharma
  • Sanofi
  • Seren Pharmaceuticals
  • Sun Pharma
  • Taro
  • Teva Pharmaceutical
  • Theravance Biopharma
  • Topica Pharmaceuticals
  • Viamet Pharmaceuticals

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Related Topics: Over the Counter (OTC) Drugs

Contacts

Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager
press@researchandmarkets.com
For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470
For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900
U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907
Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716
Related Topics: Over the Counter (OTC) Drugs