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Almost 50 Percent of the Glaucoma Patient Population Remains Untreated, Signifying a Vast Market for Glaucoma Pharmaceuticals, Finds Frost & Sullivan
Date:4/26/2012

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., April 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Glaucoma is the second leading cause of blindness in the United States, presenting the glaucoma pharmaceuticals market with a significant opportunity to fulfill unmet medical needs. Being an adult disease, the patient pool for glaucoma will expand as the population ages.

New analysis from Frost & Sullivan's (http://www.pharma.frost.com) Analysis of the United States Glaucoma Pharmaceuticals Market research finds that the market earned revenues of approximately $2.19 billion in 2010 and estimates this to reach $2.25 billion in 2016.

If you are interested in more information on this research, please send an email to Britni Myers, Corporate Communications, at britni.myers@frost.com, with your full name, company name, job title, telephone number, company email address, company Web site, city, state and country.

Considering almost 50 percent of the patient population is under-diagnosed and underserved with available pharmacotherapy options, pharmaceuticals that offer effective therapies, improved drug delivery, and higher disease awareness through patient education will be immensely successful.

Additionally, patients suffering from glaucoma, whether they are aware of the disease or not, need therapies better than the numerous pharmacotherapy options available currently.

"The underserved population of patients is not achieving therapy goals and demonstrates poor patient compliance with daily eye drops," said Frost & Sullivan Industry Analyst Debbie Toscano. "There is considerable need for more effective therapies that go beyond targeting intraocular pressure to preserve optic nerve function, as well as for innovations in delivery to improve patient compliance and clinical outcomes."

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