Thursday, 18 August 2016
Osteoarthritis Treatment Market : Global Industry Information, Market strategies and forecast 2023
that early detection of osteoarthritis can improve patient’s quality of life but there is often a lack of awareness about the disease which requires attention. The types of therapeutics included in treatment of osteoarthritis disease are segmented as analgesics, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), corticosteroids and hyaluronic acid. According to market experts, the non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) class of painkillers, such as diclofenac (150mg per day) and etoricoxib (30, 60 or 90mg per day) were found more likely to improve pain (between 95 and 100% likely) and were the top-ranked painkilling drugs. However, the major market restraint of NSAIDs market in osteoarthritis application is that its long-term use can trigger complications such as stomach ulcers, and, in rare cases may lead to heart failure.