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Skin Antiseptic Market

Market Insights on Skin Antiseptic covering sales outlook, demand forecast & up-to-date key trends

Skin Antiseptic Market : Global Industry Analysis 2016 - 2020 and Opportunity Assessment 2021 - 2031

Skin Antiseptic Market Overview

According to the latest research by Future Market Insights, the skin antiseptic market is set to witness rapid growth during the forecast period (2021-2031). Demand for skin antiseptic witnessed rapid recovery in the short term, with an optimistic growth outlook in the long run.

High demand for skin antiseptic expects to offer lucrative opportunities in near future, however, sales of skin antiseptic to treat the prevalence of infection will drive the market growth.

What are the Factors Likely to Drive the Skin Antiseptic Demand?

Due to the potential for contamination with pathogenic organisms and the increased likelihood of selecting potential and effective treatment for resistant organisms has surged demand for skin antiseptics that expects to drive the skin antiseptic market growth in coming years.

Sales of solution-based skin antiseptics are expected to offer lucrative opportunities for the European skin antiseptic market. Due to the growing prevalence of Surgical Site Infections (SSIs) and Healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) and the easy availability of various antiseptic solutions accounted for the highest revenue-generating category.

Growing R&D and focus on efficacy improvement and growing applications of antiseptic solutions are expected to propel the segment further in the pre-operation and pre-injection procedures.

In addition based on the surgeries applications, the adoption of skin antiseptics is growing in the healthcare sector. Especially to reduce the risk of infection.

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Chlorhexidine Gluconate Ingredient is Likely to Influence the Skin Antiseptic Sales

Chlorhexidine gluconate have been the dominating the global skin antiseptic market. According to a study published in Massachusetts Medical Society, concluded that chlorhexidine–alcohol has superior clinical efficacy and is more effective than povidine iodine-containing solutions in reducing the bacterial concentration in the operative field for vaginal hysterectomy.

US and Canada Skin Antiseptic Market Outlook

US is one of the largest markets for skin antiseptic globally. The US skin antiseptic market is set to tread on the historic pattern of bust and boom during the assessment period 2021-2031.

Demand for skin antiseptic in US and Canada will be led by negatively affecting the market growth by the increase with the rate of surgeries being performed. Pre-operative skin assessment is the initial step planned by the surgeon before the surgeries.

Injection by application segment expects to project a steady growth in coming years. According to Consumer Healthcare Products estimation in US the OTC sales would reached between 36 and 37 billion U.S. dollars by 2020.

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Europe Demand Outlook for Skin Antiseptic

Many countries in EU have severely been impacted by the COVID-19 crisis, which has led to a drop in economic activities. However, as is the case in US and Canada, pharmaceutical spending in EU continues to drive skin antiseptic demand.

In Europe, uncertainties in the wake of Brexit persist, especially concerning potential supply-chain disruptions, depending on how well the second phase of exit negotiations turns out. The UK pharmaceutical sector receives about 70% of imports from Europe. According to OECD data, around four out of every five euros are spent on retail pharmaceuticals goes on prescription medicines, while the rest on OTC medicines.

The share of OTC medicines is particularly high in European countries such as Poland, accounting for half of the pharmaceutical spending, and stands for around 30% or more in Spain (36%), Cyprus (30%) and Latvia (31%) in 2018.

Who are the Key Manufacturers and Suppliers of Skin Antiseptic?

Some of the leading manufacturers and suppliers of skin antiseptic market include

  • 3M Company
  • BD
  • Johnson & Johnson Services, Inc.
  • Reckitt Benckiser
  • B. Braun Melsungen AG
  • Purdue Pharma L.P.
  • EcoLab
  • Schülke & Mayr GmbH
  • PSK Pharma Pvt. Ltd.
  • Kimberly-Clark
  • Sirmaxo Chemicals Pvt. Ltd.
  • Avrio Health L.P.
  • Others

Growth strategies adopted by the leading pharmaceutical companies have influenced the market. The growing contribution by the key players as well as the governments to educate and spread awareness of antiseptic skin products are likely to boost the growth of the antiseptic skin industry substantially.

The report is a compilation of first-hand information, qualitative and quantitative assessment by industry analysts, inputs from industry experts and industry participants across the value chain. The report provides in-depth analysis of parent market trends, macro-economic indicators and governing factors along with market attractiveness as per segments.

The report also maps the qualitative impact of various market factors on market segments and geographies.

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Key Segments of Skin Antiseptic Market

By Ingredient Type:

  • Alcohol
    • Isopropyl alcohol 70%
    • Ethyl alcohol 70%
  • Chlorhexidine and other diguanide
    • Chlorhexidine acetate
    • Chlorhexidine gluconate
  • Quaternary ammonium compound
    • Benzalkonium chloride
    • Cetrimide
    • Methylbenzethonium chloride
    • Benzethonium chloride
    • Cetalkonium chloride
    • Cetylpyridinium chloride
    • Others
  • Halogenated phenol derivative
    • Chlorocresol
    • Chloroxylenol
    • Chlorophene
    • Other
  • Antibacterial dye
    • Triphenylmethane
    • Proflavine hemisulphate
    • Brilliant green
    • Gentian violet
    • Crystal violet
  • Peroxide and permanganate
    • Potassium permanganate solution
    • Hydrogen peroxide solution
    • Benzoyl peroxide
  • Quinolone derivative
    • Hydroxyquinoline sulphate
    • Chlorquinaldol
    • Potassium hydroxyquinoline sulphate
    • Dequalinium chloride
    • Diiodohydroxyquinoline
  • Miscellaneous
    • Burow's solution (aqueous solution of aluminium acetate)
    • Bleach baths

By Form:

  • Solutions
  • Cream
  • Spray
  • Soaps
  • Swab Sticks
  • Wipes

By Type:

  • Oral
  • Topical

By Application:

  • Wounds
  • Surgeries

By Distribution Channel:

  • Supermarket/ Hypermarket
  • Drug Stores
  • Retail Pharmacies
  • E-commerce

By Region:

  • North America
    • US
    • Canada
  • Latin America
    • Brazil
    • Mexico
    • Argentina
    • Rest of Latin America
  • Europe
    • U.K.
    • Germany
    • France
    • Spain
    • Russia
    • Benelux
    • Rest of Latin America
  • East Asia
    • China
    • Japan
    • South Korea
  • South Asia
    • India
    • ASEAN
    • Rest of South Asia
  • Oceania
    • Australia
    • New Zealand
  • Middle East and Africa
    • GCC Countries
    • North Africa
    • South Africa
    • Turkey
    • Rest of Middle East

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