ALBANY, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Transparency Market Research has recently published a research document titled “Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH) Market (Prostacyclin and Prostacyclin Analogs, ERAs, PDE-5 Inhibitors, sGC Stimulators and Selexipag) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 - 2020”.
According to the report, the global pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) market is currently growing at a CAGR of 2.3% from 2014 to 2020. The market’s value prior to this analysis window was US$4.04 billion in 2013. The report estimates that the global pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) market will reach US$5.19 billion by 2020.
The report provides a segment description of the global pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) market in terms of its commercially available drug classes: soluble guanylate cyclase (sGC) stimulators, phosphodiesterase-5 (PDE-5) inhibitors, endothelin receptor antagonists (ERAs) and prostacyclin and prostacyclin analogs. Prostacyclin and prostacyclin analogs were the first U.S. FDA approved drugs to be introduced in the global pulmonary arterial hypertension market. The drugs currently being sold under this category are iloprost, treprostinil and epoprostenol. These three drugs are the most widely used in the treatment of PAH.
The report also says that the imminent release of the PAH drug called Uptravi (selexipag) in 2016 could potentially drive the growth of the global pulmonary arterial hypertension market till 2020.
Dominant players in the global pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) market include United Therapeutics Corporation, Pfizer, Inc., GSK Plc, Gilead Sciences, Inc., and Actelion Pharmaceuticals, Ltd. Of these, Actelion Pharma held the largest share in the global PAH market in 2013 on account of its bestselling product, Tracleer (bosentan).
Bayer HealthCare has a substantial potential for growth due to the release of its new PAH drug, Adempas (riociguat).
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