World OTC Pharmaceutical Markets

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Over-the-counter (OTC) drugs are non-prescription, non-legend, drugs sold to consumers by
convenience and grocery stores. These drugs include pain relievers, cough and cold remedies, sleeping
aids, antifungals, and other products approved for use as a self-medication product.

For the purpose of this study, Kalorama Information has divided products into five general segments:

      Analgesics
      Allergy, Cough, Cold, Flu Remedies
      Gastrointestinal Remedies
      Dermatologics
      Others (including: Smoking cessation products, Sleepaids, Dental rinses, fluorides, Hair
       growth remedies, Diet aids)

As part of thorough coverage of the OTC market, this report includes:

      Current Market Size and Forecasts by Product Type
      Regional Breakout of Revenues (including Asia Pacific and Africa, Europe, North America,
       South America regions)
      The Combined Wisdom of over 100 Market Experts interviewed for This Report
      Over 110 Figures and Tables to Make Points in the Text Clear
      Overview of Over the Counter Market
      Review of Successful OTC Products
      Market Share
      Company Profiles
      Discussion of Issues and Trends in OTC

Knowledge of issues affecting the world market for OTC drugs are critical to understanding this market
and this report tackles the following issues and trends:

      Consumer Advertising and Promotion
      Demographics
      Prescription vs. OTC Industry
      Rx-to-OTC Switch Industry
      Economic Trends
      Health Insurance Issues and Trends
      Consumer Issues and Trends
      Regulatory Environment

The information for this report was gathered using both primary and secondary research including
comprehensive research of secondary sources such as company literature, databases, investment
reports, and medical and business journals. Telephone interviews and email correspondence were the
primary method of gathering information. For the purpose of this study, Kalorama Information
conducted interviews with more than 100 key industry officials, consultants, health care providers,
and government personnel. These sources were the primary basis in gathering information specifically
relating to revenue and market share data presented in this report. Additional interviews were
completed with relevant company representatives including marketing directors, division managers,
and product representatives.
The OTC market is vast with many competitors. The following main competitors are profiled in this
report:

      Abbott Laboratories
      Novartis
      Wyeth
      Bayer Consumer Health
      Boehringer Ingelheim
      Chattem
      GlaxoSmithKline
      McNeil Consumer (Johnson & Johnson)
      Novartis Pharmaceuticals
      Procter & Gamble
      Reckitt Benckiser
      Sanofi-Aventis
      Schering-Plough
      Taisho Pharmaceutical
      Takeda
      Wyeth Consumer

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World,OTC Pharmaceutical,Markets,Aarkstore,Kalorama,drugs,pain relievers,cough,cold remedies,
sleeping aids, antifungals,Dental rinses,fluorides,Health Insurance,Environment

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