Global Anti-fungal Drugs Market

Posted by ahila on April 19th, 2018

Anti fungal drugs market: Anti fungal drugs are used in the treatment of various fungal infections, by killing the fungal cell by cell breaking and leak out the contents of cell and leads to the cell death. They also act by preventing the cell growth with minimal toxic adverse effects to the body. Fungal infections occur due to unhygienic, unclean, and dampness in the environment. Fungal infections mainly caused by the microorganisms entering into the epithelial tissue. Fungi utilizes the keratin and cause infection of the hair, skin, and nail Anti- fungal drugs enables to treat fungal infections like athlete’s foot, ringworm,  vaginal thrush, and nail infection. Systemic fungal infections are caused due to inhalation or indigestion of fungal spores and cause fungal pneumonia.

Anti fungal Drugs Market: Global Market Outline

The anti fungal drugs market is anticipated to increase at a significant CAGR over the forecast period due to rise in global population, and unhygienic environment. Burgeoning prevalence of infectious diseases, hospital acquired infections (nosocomial infections) coupled with rising awareness about the myriad fungal infections, and rising awareness of over-the-counter (OTC) antifungal drugs are the key factors expected to fuel the growth of the anti fungal drugs market. In addition, rise in the R&D expenditure, increased funding from private and public  sector for dermal infections, higher prevalence of chronic conditions, including HIV and cancer, rising of immunocompromised population, and increase in awareness by organizing  patient education program are boosted the growth of antifungal drugs market over forecast period. However, the alternative therapies for fungal infections, patent expiries of branded drugs and availability of counterfeit drugs, stringent government policies, and adverse drug reactions of antifungal drugs are the major restraints for the growth of antifungal drugs over forecasting period.

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