Global Laxatives Market Size, Market Share, Application Analysis & Forecasts 2018-2026, With an Expected CAGR of 5.8% – ResearchAndMarkets.com

The “Global
Laxatives Market Size, Market Share, Application Analysis, Regional
Outlook, Growth Trends, Key Players, Competitive Strategies and
Forecasts, 2018 To 2026” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s

The global laxatives market was valued at US$ 5,274.6 Mn in 2017, and is
expected to reach US$ 8,734.2 Mn by 2026, expanding at a CAGR of 5.8%
from 2018 to 2026.

On the basis of drug type, the global laxatives market is segmented into
docusate, psyllium, senna, bisacodyl, methylcellulose, polyethylene
glycol 3350, and others. Each mentioned drug class has distinct
mechanism for the treatment of constipation. Some of the aforementioned
drugs act as bulk-forming agents while others act as stool softener or
stimulating agents.

On the basis of geographical demarcation, in 2017, North America
dominated the global laxatives market due to increasing awareness of the
general population regarding the gastrointestinal diseases. Demand from
emerging economies of Middle East and Africa, and Asia Pacific is
expected to be above the global benchmark during the forecast period.

Despite the diversity of the available laxatives, there is an ongoing
search for novel laxatives that will mitigate the dissatisfaction in a
large group of patients. The development of newer compounds in this
category is ongoing with some promising pipeline products in the IBS-C
and OIC treatments. Analyzing the future pipeline of this market,
BLI801, AJG555, Elobixibat, and Tenapanor are considered as the
potential compounds for constipation treatment and the sales of
mentioned drugs are estimated till 2026.

Companies Mentioned

Key Topics Covered:

1. Preface

2. Executive Summary

3. Laxatives Market Analysis

4. Global Laxatives Market, by Drug Type, 2016-2026

5. Global Laxatives Market, by Geography, 2016-2026

6. Company Profiles

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