The market for pain management products is growing at a brisk pace, with some segments moving ahead at over 20%. The future for specialized pharmaceutical and medical device products in this market is bright and new opportunities exist for emerging treatment modalities as well.
The report presents the most up-to-date information about the top-producing pain management products in terms of revenues, and analyzes the market by specific pain sites as well. The report concentrates on the following application areas:
- Burn Pain
- Cancer Pain
- Dental/Facial Pain
- Headache Pain
- MusculoSkeletal Pain
- Neuropathic Pain
- Pediatric Pain
- Surgical and Trauma Pain
- Other Pain
Market sizes are provided in U.S. dollars for the years 2003-2008 at the manufacturer’s level. Competitive market share of the top players is discussed in each application area, and individual product revenue breakdowns are provided for top products.
In addition to drugs, medical device markets and alternate pain management modalities are also included in the analysis. Medical devices included in the analysis include:
- Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulators
- Neuromuscular Stimulators
- Spinal Cord Stimulators
- PCA and Supplies
- Electrothermal and Electromagnetic Therapy
Markets are discussed on two geographic levels. The focus of the analysis is global, but a break out of the U.S. market is provided as well. Trends in clinical practice, guidelines and protocols, reimbursement, regulatory affairs, and the competitive marketplace are also discussed.