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GiiResearch.com: Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) Therapeutics - Market to Witness Static Growth Until 2018
Date:12/1/2011

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The majority of participants in the PCOS therapeutics pipeline are institutions or universities. Company participation is low because most of the drugs under trial are generics and already being used for this indication, either alone or in combination. Therefore, the current pipeline products are unlikely to impact the market significantly.

Increasing Disease Population to Contribute to Market Growth

Patient population of PCOS is increasing due to a rise in co-morbid conditions such as diabetes, obesity and other cardiovascular complications. 60 million people are obese, a figure which almost doubled in the last 14 years (CDC study, Sept. 2006).

On average, 5%-10% of women suffer from PCOS. During the last decade, various programs have been created to spread awareness of the syndrome. In 2005, the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists launched an awareness campaign to spread information regarding its complications and treatments. After this, the number of cases of self reported symptoms increased considerably.

Lack of Approved Drugs and Disease Modifiying Therapies a Barrier to PCOS Market Growth

The current PCOS therapeutics market has no specific approved products to treat the syndrome. The current drugs which are used to treat the associated condition of PCOS are generic and off-label products. Therefore the presence of generics poses a threat for the growth of the market both now and in the future. The unavailablilty of approved drug and usage of generic and off-label drugs which have low costs of therapy further reduces the revenue generated by the market.

The market mainly relies upon treating associated conditions of PCOS by using various generic and off-label products, and there is no single product which can treat all the conditions of PCOS. Current therapies are less efficacious, so patient and physician satisfaction is low. There are few companies involved in the
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