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Global Chemotherapy Induced Peripheral Neuropathy Treatment Revenue Is Nearly 1388 M USD In 2018
Wednesday, 06 May, 2020
Peripheral neuropathy is a set of symptoms caused by damage to the nerves that are away from the brain and spinal cord. These distant nerves are called peripheral nerves. They carry sensations (a feeling in different parts of your body) to the brain and control the movement of our arms and legs. They also control the bladder and bowel.

CIPN is a common adverse effect of several cancer therapies including taxanes and platinum drugs. Symptoms include decreased sensation and tingling of the hands and feet, severe pain, numbness and muscle weakness, all of which can occur during cancer treatment, and frequently persist after chemotherapy has ended. 

In the last several years, global market of Chemotherapy Induced Peripheral Neuropathy Treatment developed rapidly, with an average growth rate of 6.67% during 2014 to 2018. In 2018, global revenue of Chemotherapy Induced Peripheral Neuropathy Treatment is nearly 1388 M USD; the actual Sales is about 83019 thousand units.

The classification of Chemotherapy Induced Peripheral Neuropathy Treatment includes Calcium channel α2-delta ligands, Antidepressants, Opioids and Other Drugs. And the proportion of Opioids in 2018 is about 27.81%, and the proportion is in decreasing trend from 2014 to 2018.

Chemotherapy Induced Peripheral Neuropathy Treatment is widely used for CIPN cause by Platinum Agents, Taxanes, Vinca Alkaloids and Others. The most proportion of Chemotherapy Induced Peripheral Neuropathy Treatment is used in Platinum Agents, and the proportion in 2018 is 47.08%.

North America is the largest sales place, with a sales market share nearly 44.77% in 2018. Following North America, Europe is the second largest sales place with the sales market share of 24.96%.

There is no approved treatment for Chemotherapy Induced Peripheral Neuropathy now; Current alternatives include Palliative care using antidepressants, antiepileptic drugs, or opioids, all of which have well known adverse side effects.