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Prefilled Syringes to 2022
Devices, Products, Markets and Forecasts

About This Report

Price: US $3,850

Publication: January 2015

Product Code: PFJ634K

The administration of therapeutic drugs via injection is an indispensable delivery method for numerous drugs critical to patient health and well-being. Now this segment is evolving in response to changing patient populations, new classes of powerful therapeutic drugs and healthcare administration initiatives. Population demographics and efforts by managed care providers to control healthcare costs are driving the growth in drug self-administration, particularly for chronic conditions, introducing a new class of nave users to parenteral drug delivery. For Fill-and-Finish contractors, market proximity is an important competitive factor. As the use of prefilled syringes continues to grow, the issue of prefilled syringe safety has received increased attention, with both integrated prefillable safety syringes and safety solutions designed to accommodate existing prefillable syringes advancing commercially. This report analyzes eleven important prefilled syringe therapeutic segments and examines key regulatory, economic and competitive factors that represent potential barriers to commercial success.

Provides detailed analysis of prefilled syringe market segments, market dynamics and market demographics

Analyzes therapeutic demand drivers and evaluates commercial prefilled syringe products in eleven major therapeutic segments

Examines design factors, material selection issues, technologies and market development issues

Provides product data, market share, and forecasts to 2022

Profiles injectable drug and device participants, their product development activities, business strategies, and corporate alliances and affiliations
Table of Contents
Executive Summary

The Prefilled Device Landscape

Evolving Device Technology
Supply Chain Factors
Industry Alignment
Competitive Landscape
Demand Drivers

Therapeutic Market Factors

Drug Discovery and Development
Diseases and Indications
Patient Demographics
Dosing Frequency and Safety
Managed Care Initiatives

Prefilled Syringes Design Factors

Drug Stability and Shelf Life
Material Selection Issues
Point-of-Use Reconstitution
Caregiver Safety
Needle Configuration Strategies
Human Engineering/Ergonomics

Prefilled Syringes Commercial Devices

Prefillable Therapeutic Injectables
Glass Prefillable Syringes
Plastic Prefillable Syringes
Ready-to-Fill Safety Syringes

Specialty Prefillable Syringes
Flush Syringes
Diluent Syringes
Imaging Agent Syringes

Prefilled Syringe Market Segments

Autoimmune Diseases
Emergency Medicine
Hematopoietics and Related Erythropoiesis Stimulating Proteins
Metabolic Diseases
Reproductive Health

Non-API Prefilled Syringe Segments

Market Factors

Self-Administration and Patient Compliance
Regulatory Guidance and Product Approvals
The Evolving PFS Ecosystem

Company Profiles


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