DUBLIN, Apr. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/b9jbpq/global) has announced the addition of the "Global Hypertension Drugs Market 2014-2018" report to their offering.
Hypertension, also referred as arterial hypertension or high BP, is a chronic medical condition in which the arterial blood pressure is elevated to an undesired level. Lifestyle habits such as diet, exercising, and smoking are the major causes of hypertension. Hypertension can damage organs and lead to several illnesses such as renal failure, aneurysm, heart failure, stroke, and heart attack. There are two types of hypertension: primary or essential and secondary.
The analysts forecast the Global Hypertension Drugs market will grow at a CAGR of 1.2 percent over the period 2013-2018.
The Global Hypertension Drugs market can be categorized into eight segments: Diuretics, ACE Inhibitors, ARBs, CCB, Beta Blockers, Alpha Blockers, Vasodilators, and Renin Inhibitors. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated from the sales of various hypertension drugs used in the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension and essential hypertension.
The report, the Global Hypertension Drugs Market 2014-2018, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the Americas and the EMEA and APAC regions; it also covers the Global Hypertension Drugs market landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.
The study was conducted using an objective combination of primary and secondary information including inputs from key participants in the industry. The report contains a comprehensive market and vendor landscape in addition to a SWOT analysis of the key vendors.
Key Topics Covered:
01. Executive Summary
02. List of Abbreviations
03. Scope of the Report
04. Market Research Methodology
06. Market Landscape
07. Rate of Incidence and Prevalence
08. Late Stage Pipeline Snapshot
09. Market Segmentation by Mechanism of Action
10. Geographical Segmentation
11. Buying Criteria
12. Market Growth Drivers
13. Drivers and their Impact
14. Market Challenges
15. Impact of Drivers and Challenges
16. Market Trends
17. Trends and their Impact
18. Vendor Landscape
19. Key Vendor Analysis
20. Other Reports in this Series
- Actelion Ltd.
- AstraZeneca plc
- Bayer AG
- Boehringer Ingelheim GmbH
- Daiichi SankyoCo. Ltd.
- Forest Laboratories Inc.
- Merck & Co. Inc.
- Novartis AG
- Pfizer Inc.
- Sanofi SA
- Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd.
- United Therapeutics Corp.
- Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc.
- XOMA LLC
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