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Global Over-the-Counter Drugs Market (2022-2027) by Drug Type, Distribution Channel, Geography, Competitive Analysis and the Impact of Covid-19 with Ansoff Analysis

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  • 172 Pages
  • May 2022
  • Region: Global
  • Infogence Global Research
  • ID: 5635750

Various reasons such as easy availability, affordability, and increased awareness among patients are responsible for the growing demand of OTC Drugs

The Global Over The Counter Drugs Market is estimated to be USD 425.3 Bn in 2022 and is expected to reach USD 646.61 Bn by 2027, growing at a CAGR of 8.74%.

Market Dynamics

Market dynamics are forces that impact the prices and behaviors of the Global Over The Counter Drugs Market stakeholders. These forces create pricing signals which result from the changes in the supply and demand curves for a given product or service. Forces of Market Dynamics may be related to macro-economic and micro-economic factors. There are dynamic market forces other than price, demand, and supply. Human emotions can also drive decisions, influence the market, and create price signals. As the market dynamics impact the supply and demand curves, decision-makers aim to determine the best way to use various financial tools to stem various strategies for speeding the growth and reducing the risks.

Market Segmentations

The Global Over The Counter Drugs Market is segmented based on Drug Type, Distribution Channel, and Geography.
  • By Drug Type, the market is classified into Analgesics, Cough, Cold, and Flu Products, Dermatology Products, Gastrointestinal Products, Ophthalmic Products, Vitamins, Mineral, and Supplements (VMS), and Weight-loss/Dietary Products.
  • By Distribution Channel, the market is classified into Hospital Pharmacies, Online Stores, and Retail Pharmacies.
  • By Geography, the market is classified into Americas, Europe, Middle-East & Africa and Asia-Pacific.

Company Profiles

The report provides a detailed analysis of the competitors in the market. It covers the financial performance analysis for the publicly listed companies in the market. The report also offers detailed information on the companies' recent development and competitive scenario. Some of the companies covered in this report are Alkem Laboratories, Bayer, Boehringer Ingelheim, Cipla, Glenmark Pharmaceuticals, GSK, etc.

Countries Studied

  • America (Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Peru, United States, Rest of Americas)
  • Europe (Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Russia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, Rest of Europe)
  • Middle-East and Africa (Egypt, Israel, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, United Arab Emirates, Rest of MEA)
  • Asia-Pacific (Australia, Bangladesh, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Taiwan, Rest of Asia-Pacific)

Competitive Quadrant

The report includes Competitive Quadrant, a proprietary tool to analyze and evaluate the position of companies based on their Industry Position score and Market Performance score. The tool uses various factors for categorizing the players into four categories. Some of these factors considered for analysis are financial performance over the last 3 years, growth strategies, innovation score, new product launches, investments, growth in market share, etc.

Ansoff Analysis

The report presents a detailed Ansoff matrix analysis for the Global Over The Counter Drugs Market. Ansoff Matrix, also known as Product/Market Expansion Grid, is a strategic tool used to design strategies for the growth of the company. The matrix can be used to evaluate approaches in four strategies viz. Market Development, Market Penetration, Product Development and Diversification. The matrix is also used for risk analysis to understand the risk involved with each approach. The analyst analyses the using the Ansoff Matrix to provide the best approaches a company can take to improve its market position. Based on the SWOT analysis conducted on the industry and industry players, the analyst has devised suitable strategies for market growth.

Why buy this report?

  • The report offers a comprehensive evaluation of the Global Over The Counter Drugs Market. The report includes in-depth qualitative analysis, verifiable data from authentic sources, and projections about market size. The projections are calculated using proven research methodologies.
  • The report has been compiled through extensive primary and secondary research. The primary research is done through interviews, surveys, and observation of renowned personnel in the industry.
  • The report includes an in-depth market analysis using Porter's 5 forces model and the Ansoff Matrix. In addition, the impact of Covid-19 on the market is also featured in the report.
  • The report also includes the regulatory scenario in the industry, which will help you make a well-informed decision. The report discusses major regulatory bodies and major rules and regulations imposed on this sector across various geographies.
  • The report also contains the competitive analysis using Positioning Quadrants, the analyst's Proprietary competitive positioning tool.

Report Highlights:

  • A complete analysis of the market, including the parent industry
  • Important market dynamics and trends
  • Market segmentation
  • Historical, current, and projected size of the market based on value and volume
  • Market shares and strategies of key players
  • Recommendations to companies for strengthening their foothold in the market
Frequently Asked Questions about the Global Over-the-Counter Drugs Market

What is the estimated value of the Global Over-the-Counter Drugs Market?

The Global Over-the-Counter Drugs Market was estimated to be valued at $425.3 Billion in 2022.

What is the growth rate of the Global Over-the-Counter Drugs Market?

The growth rate of the Global Over-the-Counter Drugs Market is 8.7%, with an estimated value of $646.61 Billion by 2027.

What is the forecasted size of the Global Over-the-Counter Drugs Market?

The Global Over-the-Counter Drugs Market is estimated to be worth $646.61 Billion by 2027.

Who are the key companies in the Global Over-the-Counter Drugs Market?

Key companies in the Global Over-the-Counter Drugs Market include Alkem Laboratories, Bayer, Boehringer Ingelheim, Cipla, Glenmark Pharmaceuticals, GSK, Johnson and Johnson, Merck and Perrigo.

Table of Contents

1 Report Description
1.1 Study Objectives
1.2 Market Definition
1.3 Currency
1.4 Years Considered
1.5 Language
1.6 Key Stakeholders
2 Research Methodology
2.1 Research Process
2.2 Data Collection and Validation
2.2.1 Secondary Research
2.2.2 Primary Research
2.2.3 Models
2.3 Market Size Estimation
2.3.1 Bottom-Up Approach
2.3.2 Top-Down Approach
2.4 Assumptions of the Study
2.5 Limitations of the Study
3 Executive Summary
3.1 Introduction
3.2 Market Size, Segmentations and Outlook
4 Market Dynamics
4.1 Drivers
4.1.1 Cost Effective Way to Treat Minor Health Issues
4.1.2 Reduced Burden of the Physician
4.1.3 Favorable Regulatory Framework
4.1.4 Increasing Awareness Regarding General Health Concerns
4.2 Restraints
4.2.1 Availability of Substitute Drug
4.3 Opportunities
4.3.1 Increased Accessibility through Retail Outlets and Supermarkets
4.3.2 Increasing R&D Expenditure and Funding from the Public & Private Sector
4.3.3 Increasing Conversion Of Prescription Drug into OTC Drugs
4.4 Challenges
4.4.1 Stringent Government Regulations
5 Market Analysis
5.1 Regulatory Scenario
5.2 Porter's Five Forces Analysis
5.3 Impact of COVID-19
5.4 Ansoff Matrix Analysis
6 Global Over The Counter Drugs Market, By Drug Type
6.1 Introduction
6.2 Analgesics
6.3 Cough, Cold, and Flu Drugs
6.4 Dermatology Drugs
6.5 Gastrointestinal Drugs
6.6 Ophthalmic Drugs
6.7 Vitamins, Mineral, and Supplements (VMS)
6.8 Weight-loss/Dietary Drugs
7 Global Over The Counter Drugs Market, By Distribution Channel
7.1 Introduction
7.2 Hospital Pharmacies
7.3 Online Stores
7.4 Retail Pharmacies
8 Americas’ Over The Counter Drugs Market
8.1 Introduction
8.2 Argentina
8.3 Brazil
8.4 Canada
8.5 Chile
8.6 Colombia
8.7 Mexico
8.8 Peru
8.9 United States
8.10 Rest of Americas
9 Europe’s Over The Counter Drugs Market
9.1 Introduction
9.2 Austria
9.3 Belgium
9.4 Denmark
9.5 Finland
9.6 France
9.7 Germany
9.8 Italy
9.9 Netherlands
9.10 Norway
9.11 Poland
9.12 Russia
9.13 Spain
9.14 Sweden
9.15 Switzerland
9.16 United Kingdom
9.17 Rest of Europe
10 Middle East and Africa’s Over The Counter Drugs Market
10.1 Introduction
10.2 Egypt
10.3 Israel
10.4 Qatar
10.5 Saudi Arabia
10.6 South Africa
10.7 United Arab Emirates
10.8 Rest of MEA
11 APAC’s Over The Counter Drugs Market
11.1 Introduction
11.2 Australia
11.3 Bangladesh
11.4 China
11.5 India
11.6 Indonesia
11.7 Japan
11.8 Malaysia
11.9 Philippines
11.10 Singapore
11.11 South Korea
11.12 Sri Lanka
11.13 Thailand
11.14 Taiwan
11.15 Rest of Asia-Pacific
12 Competitive Landscape
12.1 Competitive Quadrant
12.2 Market Share Analysis
12.3 Strategic Initiatives
12.3.1 M&A and Investments
12.3.2 Partnerships and Collaborations
12.3.3 Product Developments and Improvements
13 Company Profiles
13.1 Alkem Laboratories
13.2 Bayer
13.3 Boehringer Ingelheim
13.4 Cipla
13.5 Glenmark Pharmaceuticals
13.6 GSK
13.7 Johnson and Johnson
13.8 Merck
13.9 Mylan
13.10 Perrigo
13.11 Reckitt Benckiser
13.12 Sanofi
13.13 Sun Pharmaceutical Industries
13.14 Teva Pharmaceutical Industries
14 Appendix
14.1 Questionnaire

Companies Mentioned

  • Alkem Laboratories
  • Bayer
  • Boehringer Ingelheim
  • Cipla
  • Glenmark Pharmaceuticals
  • GSK
  • Johnson and Johnson
  • Merck
  • Mylan
  • Perrigo
  • Reckitt Benckiser
  • Sanofi
  • Sun Pharmaceutical Industries
  • Teva Pharmaceutical Industries