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Chronic Kidney Disease Drugs Market – Global Forecast to 2025

  • March, 2019
  • Domain: Healthcare - Pharmaceuticals
Pages: 85
Tables: 40
Charts: 25
Regions/Countries: 4 / 0
Companies: 10
Enquiry Hours: 11
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[85 pages report] This market research report includes a detailed segmentation of the global chronic kidney disease drugs market by drug class (antihypertensives, antihyperlipidemics, erythropoiesis-stimulating agents (ESAs), diuretics, and others), by end-users (hospitals and specialty clinics), by regions (North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and Rest of the World).

Overview of the Global Chronic Kidney Disease Drugs Market

Infoholic’s market research report predicts that the “Global Chronic Kidney Disease Drugs Market” will grow at a CAGR of 4.1% during the forecast period. The market has witnessed flat growth in the past few years and is sustaining only due to the steady rise in the incidence of renal disorders leading to chronic kidney disease, increasing incidences of cardiovascular and metabolism-related disorders, and growing geriatric population globally.

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The growing market trend continues and is one of the increasingly accepted markets in many countries worldwide. Chronic kidney disease drugs manufacturers are focusing on obtaining funds and collaborating with universities to enlarge their R&D capabilities. A majority of the revenue is generated from the leading players in the market with dominant sales from AbbVie, Amgen, GlaxoSmithKline, Roche, and AstraZeneca.

According to Infoholic Research analysis, North America accounted for the largest share of the global chronic kidney disease drugs market in 2018. The US dominates the market owing to the presence of a majority of the chronic kidney disease drugs manufacturers in the region. However, the fastest growth rate is anticipated to be in the APAC region due to the large kidney disease patient population and increasing awareness about the disease.

By Drug Class:

  • Antihypertensives

  • Antihyperlipidemics

  • Erythropoiesis-stimulating agents (ESAs)

  • Diuretics

  • Others

The antihypertensives segment occupied the largest share in 2018. Currently, KBP Biosciences and Medpace, Inc. are conducting Phase 2 randomized clinical trial on KBP-5074 for patients with moderate-to-severe chronic kidney disease and uncontrolled hypertension.

By End-users:

  • Hospitals

  • Specialty Clinics

In 2018, hospitals accounted for the maximum share, followed by specialty clinics, due to the availability of technologically-advanced diagnostic equipment for the early diagnosis of the condition.

By Regions:

  • North America

  • Europe

  • APAC

  • RoW

North America is dominant in the global chronic kidney disease drugs market, followed by Asia Pacific and Europe. The significant share of the North America market comes from the US due to the availability of good reimbursement policies.

Chronic Kidney Disease Drugs Market Research Competitive Analysis – The market is growing at a flat rate, with a single-digit CAGR during the forecast period. Various initiatives are taken by government establishments and market players to increase awareness among individuals. Campaigns are conducted globally to encourage people in adopting healthy lifestyles. Many countries are focusing on national programs to create disease awareness, prevention, and treatment options; for example, country-level national dialysis program, kidney disease education portals, launch of kidney-related disorder treatment funding initiatives, etc. Exhaustive pipeline for chronic kidney disease drugs is promising and is much required for future market growth. For example, ROXADUSTAT (HIF-PHI) by FibroGen is currently being studied in Phase-III clinical trials in the US, Europe, China, and Japan. Dapagliflozin by AstraZeneca is currently in phase III to evaluate the effect of dapagliflozin on renal outcomes and cardiovascular mortality in patients with chronic kidney disease (Dapa-CKD).

Key Vendors:

  • AbbVie Inc.

  • Amgen Inc.

  • GlaxoSmithKline plc

  • Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd.

  • AstraZeneca

Key Competitive Facts

  • Increasing CKD incidence, aging population, promising repayment or reimbursement plans in few nations, and enormous R&D activities for the CKD drug development are the major factors driving the market growth.

  • Cell therapy produces better results in the earlier stages of kidney disease and has been shown to eliminate or reduce the need for regular dialysis.

  • Research is being conducted to study the potential of miRNA as effective biomarkers and therapeutic targets for CKD treatments.

Benefits The report provides complete details about the sub-segments of the chronic kidney diseases drugs market. Through this report, the key stakeholders can know about the major trends, drivers, investments, vertical player’s initiatives, and government initiatives toward the disease management in the upcoming years along with details of the existing pureplay companies and new players entering the market. Moreover, the report provides details about the major challenges that are going to impact the market growth. Additionally, the report gives complete details about the key business opportunities to key stakeholders in order to expand their business and capture the revenue in specific verticals, and to analyze before investing or expanding the business in this market.

Key Takeaways:

  • Understanding the potential market opportunity with precise market size and forecast data.

  • A detailed market analysis focusing on the growth of chronic kidney diseases drugs

  • Factors influencing the growth of the chronic kidney disease drugs

  • In-depth competitive analysis of dominant and pure-play vendors.

  • Prediction analysis of the chronic kidney diseases drugs market in both developed and developing regions.

  • Key insights related to major segments of the chronic kidney diseases drugs

  • Latest market trend analysis impacting the buying behavior of the consumers.

Key Stakeholders

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1     Industry Outlook

1.1        Industry Overview

1.2        Total Addressable Market

1.2.1     Industry Trends

2     Report Outline

2.1        Report Scope

2.2        Report Summary

2.3        Research Methodology

2.4        Report Assumptions

3     Market Snapshot

3.1        Market Definition – Infoholic Research

3.2        Segmented Addressable Market

3.3        Industry Trends

3.4        Related Markets

3.4.1     Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients

3.4.2     Over-the-Counter Drugs

3.4.3     Diabetes Drugs

4     Market Outlook

4.1        Market Segmentation

4.2        Porter 5 (Five) Forces

5     Market Characteristics

5.1        Market Dynamics

5.1.1     Drivers High incidence of chronic kidney disease Rise in the incidence of cardiovascular disorders and diabetes Increase in the global geriatric population

5.1.2     Restraints Competition from biosimilars Complex drug development process

5.1.3     Opportunities Promising chronic kidney disease drug pipeline Market expansion opportunities in emerging nations Novel therapeutic approaches such as cell therapy

5.1.4     DRO – Impact Analysis

5.2        Key Stakeholders

6     Drug Class: Market Size and Analysis

6.1        Overview

6.2        Antihypertensives

6.3        Antihyperlipidemics

6.4        Erythropoiesis-stimulating Agents (ESAs)

6.5        Diuretics Drugs

6.6        Others

7     End-users: Market Size and Analysis

7.1        Overview

7.2        Hospitals

7.3        Specialty Clinics

8     Regions: Market Size and Analysis

8.1        Overview

8.2        North America

8.2.1     Overview

8.3        Europe

8.3.1     Overview

8.4        Asia Pacific

8.4.1     Overview

8.5        Rest of the World

8.5.1     Overview

9     Competitive Landscape

10  Vendors Profile

10.1     AbbVie Inc.

10.1.1  Overview

10.1.2  Geographic Presence

10.1.3  Business Focus

10.1.4  SWOT Analysis

10.1.5  Business Strategies

10.2     Amgen Inc.

10.2.1  Overview

10.2.2  Geographic Presence

10.2.3  Business Focus

10.2.4  SWOT Analysis

10.2.5  Business Strategies

10.3     GlaxoSmithKline plc

10.3.1  Overview

10.3.2  Geographic Presence

10.3.3  Business Focus

10.3.4  SWOT Analysis

10.3.5  Business Strategies

10.4     F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd.

10.4.1  Overview

10.4.2  Business Units

10.4.3  Geographic Revenue

10.4.4  Business Focus

10.4.5  SWOT Analysis

10.4.6  Business Strategies

10.5     Astra Zeneca PLC

10.5.1  Overview

10.5.2  Geographic Presence

10.5.3  Business Focus

10.5.4  SWOT Analysis

10.5.5  Business Strategies

11  Companies to Watch for

11.1     Pfizer Inc.

11.1.1  Overview

11.2     Sanofi

11.2.1  Overview

11.3     Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.

11.3.1  Overview

11.4     Johnson & Johnson

11.4.1  Overview

11.5     Keryx Biopharmaceuticals Inc.

11.5.1  Overview

11.6     FibroGen Inc.

11.6.1  Overview



Research Framework

Infoholic research works on a holistic 360° approach in order to deliver high quality, validated and reliable information in our market reports. The Market estimation and forecasting involves following steps:

  • Data Collation (Primary & Secondary)
  • In-house Estimation (Based on proprietary data bases and Models)
  • Market Triangulation
  • Forecasting

Market related information is congregated from both primary and secondary sources.

Primary sources

involved participants from all global stakeholders such as Solution providers, service providers, Industry associations, thought leaders etc. across levels such as CXOs, VPs and managers. Plus, our in-house industry experts having decades of industry experience contribute their consulting and advisory services.

Secondary sources

include public sources such as regulatory frameworks, government IT spending, government demographic indicators, industry association statistics, and company publications along with paid sources such as Factiva, OneSource, Bloomberg among others.

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