The global implantable drug delivery devices hold a competitive edge over other drugs and devices owing to the fact that they are implanted at targeted sites and so deliver unaltered amounts of drugs to the affected area. These implantable drug delivery devices are categorized into six product types and this report estimates their market in terms of USD million, for the period 2012 – 2018, keeping 2011 as the base year.
The market is segmented on the basis of product types into implantable infusion pumps, brachytherapy seeds, contraceptive implants, drug eluting stents, bio-absorbable stents and intraocular drug delivery implants. The market for all these product segments is provided in this report for four major geographic regions namely North America, Europe, Asia and the rest of the world regions (RoW). The market is segmented on the basis of technology into biodegradable and non-biodegradable implant technology and on the basis of applications into oncology, cardiovascular, contraceptive, ophthalmology and others (diabetes, inflammatory conditions).
A competitive landscape, mapping all the market players and their respective market shares for 2011 are provided in this report along with some major business strategies adopted by these players to accentuate market shares. A chapter on recommendations for existing and new entrants is also provided.
Some of the major players profiled in this report are Allergan Inc, Bayer HealthCare, Medtronic Inc., Nucletron, Merck, pSivida Corp., Boston Scientific Corporation, Abbott Laboratories and Bausch and Lomb Inc. All these market players are profiled in this report via parameters such as company overview, financial overview, business strategies, product portfolio and recent developments.
The global implantable drug delivery devices market is segmented into the following categories:
Implantable Drug Delivery Devices Market by Product Types
- Implantable coronary drug eluting stents
- Implantable bio-absorbable stents
- Implantable contraceptive drug delivery devices
- Implantable intraocular drug delivery devices
- Implantable brachytherapy seeds
- Implantable drug infusion pumps
Implantable Drug Delivery Devices Market by Technology
- Biodegradable implantable drug delivery device technology
- Non-biodegradable implantable drug delivery device technology
Implantable Drug Delivery Devices Market by Applications
- Birth control/contraception
- Other (diabetes, chronic pain causing diseases)
Implantable Drug Delivery Devices Market by Geography
- North America
- Rest of the world (RoW)