- Global Pharma News & Resources

Rising Above Cold Sores: The Booming Herpes Labialis Treatment Market is Set to Surpass US$ 1.79 billion by 2023

Between 2023 and 2033, the Herpes Labialis Treatment Market is anticipated to develop at a CAGR of 4.7%. According to FMI, the size of the global herpes labialis treatment market might increase from US$ 1.13 billion in 2023 to US$ 1.79 billion by 2033.

Herpes simplex virus infections, such as oral herpes and genital herpes, are becoming more prevalent, which is the factor responsible for the increase. Herpes labialis ranks as one of the highly prevalent types of the herpes virus. In addition, the virus is unintentionally contracted and is highly infectious and transmittable by saliva.

The pharmaceutical business is expanding and innovating, which opens up new opportunities for the production of herpes labialis medications. The demand for efficient therapies has increased as people are becoming more aware of the dangers and problems associated with herpes labialis infection. Thus, there is now a higher rate of herpes labialis infection screening and diagnosis, which is boosting market expansion.

Empower your decisions with data-driven insights from our Sample Report – Get It Now!

Companies are being encouraged to engage in the development of novel and innovative medications by rising global health expenditures and government assistance to fulfill the growing need for effective therapies.

The possibilities for treating herpes labialis infection have increased as a result of improvements in the development of new antiviral medications. The demand for alternative treatment choices rises as a result of the fact that these new medicines are frequently efficient and cause fewer negative effects.

Herpes labialis infection is currently incurable, and available therapies mainly aim to alleviate symptoms and lessen the frequency and intensity of outbreaks. As a result, there is a sizable unmet clinical requirement in the herpes labialis treatment market. This has sparked the development of novel medications and increased demand for potent solutions.

The herpes labialis treatment market was dominated by North America in 2022 and is predicted to continue to lead over the projected period. The market is expanding due to the presence of numerous significant companies and improvements in technologies for producing medications.

Key Takeaways:

The herpes labialis treatment market in North America was dominated by the United States in 2022, with a share of around 92%.

From 2023 to 2033, the China herpes labialis treatment market is projected to inflate at a CAGR of 6.1%.

In 2022, Germany accounted for about 22% of the herpes labialis treatment market in Western Europe.

Throughout the projection period, the acyclovir segment is anticipated to thrive at a CAGR of 5.1%.

In terms of distribution, the hospitals segment owned a 35.4% market share in 2022.

Competitive Landscape:

The herpes labialis treatment market is highly competitive, and market players are developing new items to tighten their hold on the market by using several technical advancements. In addition, companies are using strategies like mergers, collaborations, and acquisitions to gather assets that could also enable them to dominate the global market.

Recent Developments:

Laboratoire Boreaderme Inc. and Ecogene 21 declared in September 2020 that they are working together to execute Phase 2 clinical studies. As open-label research to evaluate the safety profile of BOR15001L7 to docosanol 10% for the management of cold sores in people suffering recurrent herpes labialis.

Zydus Cadila acquired official FDA clearance in March 2019 to commercialize Acyclovir Ointment USP (US RLD Zovirax), 5%. The first onset of genital herpes is treated with this medication. Those with weakened immune systems can also use it to treat lip and skin herpes infections that are not life-threatening.

Embrace The Future Of Insights With Our Advanced Methodology!

Key Companies:

  • Novartis AG
  • Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. (Bausch Health)
  • Teva Pharmaceuticals Industries Ltd.
  • Bayer AG
  • Sun Pharmaceuticals
  • Abbott Laboratories
  • Amneal Pharmaceuticals, LLC
  • Mylan N.V.
  • Pfizer Inc.
  • GlaxoSmithKline PLC.
  • Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories
  • GC Biopharma Inc.

Herpes Labialis Treatment Industry Segmentation

By Drug Type:

  • Acyclovir
  • Valacyclovir
  • Penciclovir
  • Famciclovir
  • Docosanol

By Route of Administration:

  • Oral
  • Topical
  • Combination

By Distribution Channel:

  • Hospital Pharmacies
  • Retail Pharmacies
  • Drug Stores
  • Online Pharmacies

By Region:

  • North America
  • Latin America
  • Western Europe
  • Eastern Europe
  • Asia Pacific excluding Japan
  • Japan
  • The Middle East & Africa

About Future Market Insights (FMI)

Future Market Insights, Inc. (ESOMAR certified, recipient of the Stevie Award, and a member of the Greater New York Chamber of Commerce) offers profound insights into the driving factors that are boosting demand in the market. FMI stands as the leading global provider of market intelligence, advisory services, consulting, and events for the Packaging, Food and Beverage, Consumer Technology, Healthcare, Industrial, and Chemicals markets. With a vast team of over 5000 analysts worldwide, FMI provides global, regional, and local expertise on diverse domains and industry trends across more than 110 countries.

Contact Us:        

Nandini Singh Sawlani   

Future Market Insights Inc.
Christiana Corporate, 200 Continental Drive,
Suite 401, Newark, Delaware – 19713, USA
T: +1-845-579-5705
For Sales Enquiries:
LinkedInTwitterBlogs | YouTube

Editor Details

Last Updated: 06-Sep-2023