Intravitreal Injectables Global Market Report 2022: Rising Prevalence of Diabetes Fuels Sector Growth –

January 25, 2023 Off By BusinessWire

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Intravitreal Injectables Market Size, Market Share, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Growth Trends, Key Players, Competitive Strategies and Forecasts, 2022 to 2030” report has been added to’s offering.

Industry Outlook

The Intravitreal injectables market will be showcasing stable growth at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 4.8% during the forecast period from 2022 to 2030.

According to the statistics provided by World Health Organization (WHO) approximately 1.3 billion people throughout the globe are suffering with some form of blindness caused majorly due to macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, ocular vein occlusions, endophthalmitis and retinitis. Intravitreal injections are being preferred over other treatment options for treating disease associated visual impairment.

Rising prevalence of diabetes and increasing geriatric population drive growth

As per the research citing of the Lancet journal the global prevalence rate of any age related macular degeneration is 8.69% with a higher prevalence rate in the Caucasian population followed by mongoloids. The primary factors that increase the risk factor for occurrence of macular degeneration are increasing geriatric population, smoking, obesity, genetic, diabetes etc. Diabetic retinopathy is a secondary disease manifestation occurring in elderly people having previous history of diabetes. Endophthalmitis is growing at faster rate owing to rise in air and water pollution and eye trauma.

Excellent biocompatibility and impressive pharmacodynamic properties drive the anti-VEGF drugs market

Anti-VEGF is dominating the drug class segment for Intravitreal injections market. Since its commercialization in 2006 drugs such as bevacizumab (Avastin), ranibizumab (Lucentis) etc. are considered as the first line drug therapy in patients suffering with neovascular age related macular degeneration and ocular vein occlusion.

Its inherent features such as excellent biocompatibility and impressive pharmacodynamic properties has led to its increased popularity among ophthalmologist worldwide. Corticosteroids are used as an adjuvant drug therapy in alleviating inflammation caused due to eye infections. Antifungal drugs and antibiotics together are prescribed in eye infections such as endophthalmitis and retinitis.

Rising prevalence of eye disorders and affordable reimbursement scenario drive the Intravitreal injectables market growth

In the present situation North America is accountable for 37% market share in the regional segment for Intravitreal injectables market. As per the statistics provided by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), approximately 3.3 million Americans aged 40 years and older are blind or suffering with low vision. Rising prevalence of eye disorders and affordable reimbursement scenario drive the market growth in North America. Europe represents 26% share on account of the presence of thriving healthcare infrastructure and domicile of key players such as Novartis AG, Allergan, Inc., Alimera Sciences, F.Hoffman-La Roche Ltd. etc. propel the market growth in Europe. Asia Pacific is holding 20% market share and is keen to capture the regional market in the near future on account of supportive regulatory environment provided by healthcare agencies and developing ophthalmic research centers providing optimum eye care.

Pharmaceutical giants competing to maintain stronghold in intravitreal injectables market are Allergan, Inc., Genetech, Inc., Alimera Sciences, Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, Eyetech, Inc., F.Hoffman-La Roche Ltd., Novartis AG, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc., ThromboGenics, Inc. and Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc.

Market Segmentation


  • Macular Degeneration
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Retinal Vein Occlusions
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Others

Drug Class

  • Anti-VEGF
  • Corticosteroids
  • Antibiotics
  • Antivirals
  • Antifungals

Key questions answered in this report

  • What are the key micro and macro environmental factors that are impacting the growth of Intravitreal Injectables market?
  • What are the key investment pockets with respect to product segments and geographies currently and during the forecast period?
  • Estimated forecast and market projections up to 2030.
  • Which segment accounts for the fastest CAGR during the forecast period?
  • Which market segment holds a larger market share and why?
  • Are low and middle-income economies investing in the Intravitreal Injectables market?
  • Which is the largest regional market for Intravitreal Injectables market?
  • What are the market trends and dynamics in emerging markets such as Asia Pacific, Latin America, and Middle East & Africa?
  • Which are the key trends driving Intravitreal Injectables market growth?
  • Who are the key competitors and what are their key strategies to enhance their market presence in the Intravitreal Injectables market worldwide?

Key Topics Covered:

1. Preface

2. Executive Summary

3. Intravitreal Injectables Market: Competitive Analysis

4. Intravitreal Injectables Market: Macro Analysis & Market Dynamics

5. Intravitreal Injectables Market: By Indication, 2020-2030, USD (Million)

6. Intravitreal Injectables Market: By Drug Class, 2020-2030, USD (Million)

7. North America Intravitreal Injectables Market, 2020-2030, USD (Million)

8. UK and European Union Intravitreal Injectables Market, 2020-2030, USD (Million)

9. Asia Pacific Intravitreal Injectables Market, 2020-2030, USD (Million)

10. Latin America Intravitreal Injectables Market, 2020-2030, USD (Million)

11. Middle East and Africa Intravitreal Injectables Market, 2020-2030, USD (Million)

12. Company Profile

Companies Mentioned

  • Allergan Inc.
  • Genetech Inc.
  • Alimera Sciences
  • Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
  • Eyetech Inc.
  • F.Hoffman-La Roche Ltd.
  • Novartis AG
  • Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • ThromboGenics Inc.
  • Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc.

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