Cerebral Palsy Market Overview
Cerebral Palsy is a neurological disorder caused by damage to developing brain of an infant during birth, before birth or immediately after birth. It affects the person’s ability to move as it affects body movement, muscle coordination, muscle tone (spasticity), motor skills including oral motor functioning.
Thus the person suffering from cerebral palsy shows the signs and symptoms of physical impairment, intellectual impairment, seizures, and vision or hearing impairment. Patient suffering from cerebral palsy has abnormal gait pattern as the affected limb becomes stiff leading to painful, awkward positions. The condition also affects balance, posture and coordination of a patient thus impacting daily routine activities of the patient suffering from CP.
However the signs and symptoms of cerebral palsy differ from person to person as the condition can affect one extremity or more than one extremity. Also some cases might land up into total paralysis and require aggressive treatment plan while other cases might show slight tremors that can be cured by physical therapy only. The severity of the condition depends upon the type of injury and the timing of the injury to the developing brain.
Cerebral Palsy market comprises of the drugs which cures symptoms caused by the cerebral palsy such as drugs for uncontrolled body movements, controlling seizures, spasticity, pain etc. Major companies in cerebral palsy market deals with anti-spastic medications
Cerebral Palsy Market: Drivers and Restraints
Cerebral Palsy market is growing, this is attributed to increasing prevalence of cerebral palsy along with increasing awareness of parents of cerebral palsy child regarding the condition and its treatment options available in the market. Factors such as increasing reliance on medications for controlling the symptoms of cerebral palsy is expected to contribute significantly to the cerebral palsy market revenue in the near future.
In addition to this, growing healthcare expenditure, and rising insurance coverage also aids the growth of cerebral palsy market as increasing number of patients are opting for the drugs which halts the deterioration process of the muscles.
Also, availability of newer cerebral palsy drugs drives the cerebral palsy market, giving enormous opportunities to the companies within this market. However side effects associated with these drugs along with availability of other treatment methods such as physiotherapy and rehabilitation hamper the revenue growth of cerebral palsy market over the forecast period
Cerebral Palsy Market: Overview
Cerebral Palsy market is expected to grow at a significant rate, over the forecast period. The market is anticipated to perform well over the forecast period due to increasing number of patients suffering from cerebral palsy along with the availability of more drugs in the market.
Also the cerebral palsy market is expanding globally due to increasing distribution partnerships among cerebral palsy drug manufactures. The cerebral palsy market is expected to grow with a fastest CAGR over the forecast period. Increasing competition among major companies in the market to develop new formulation drugs which cures more than one symptoms also drives the cerebral palsy towards the growth curve.
Cerebral Palsy Market: Region-wise Outlook
Depending on geographic region, the cerebral palsy market is segmented into seven key regions: North America, Latin America, Eastern Europe, Western Europe, Asia Pacific, Japan, and Middle East & Africa.
North America is the largest regional market owing to high patient awareness levels regarding various drugs available for cerebral palsy, increasing healthcare expenditure and relatively larger number of R&D exercises pertaining to drug manufacturing and marketing etc. these factors contribute for significant revenue generation from the region.
Asia Pacific is expected to grow at the fastest CAGR because of increasing prevalence of cerebral palsy seen in infants in the region thus boosting the revenue growth of cerebral palsy market throughout the forecast period.
Cerebral Palsy Market: Key Players
Some players of cerebral palsy market includes Allergan Plc, Cellular Biomedicine Group, Merck & Co., Inc., Pfizer Inc., GlaxoSmithKline plc., etc. whereas some and regionalplayers also have a significant presence in cerebral palsy market.
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- North America (U.S., Canada)
- Latin America (Brazil, Mexico, Argentina, Rest of Latin America)
- Western Europe (Germany, Italy, France, U.K, Spain, Nordic countries, BENELUX)
- Eastern Europe (Poland, Russia)
- Asia Pacific (China, India, ASEAN, Australia & New Zealand)
- Middle East and Africa (GCC, S. Africa)
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Cerebral Palsy Market: Segments
The Cerebral Palsy market is segment based on the drug type, end user and disorder type
By Drug Type
- Anticholinergic Drugs
- Anticonvulsants Drugs
- Antidepressants Drugs
- Anti-spastic Drugs
- Anti-inflammatory Drugs
By Type of Cerebral Palsy
- Spastic Cerebral Palsy
- Dyskinetic Cerebral Palsy
- Hypotonic Cerebral Palsy
- Ataxic Cerebral Palsy
- Mixed Cerebral Palsy
By Distribution Channel
- Retails pharmacies
- Online Pharmacies