Global Sedatives Market Report By Type (Barbiturates, Benzodiazepines, Non-Benzodiazepine Sedative-Hypnotics, Anesthetics, Antihistamines, Opioid Narcotics, and Herbal Compounds), Application (Pediatrics, Non-pediatrics) And By Regions - Industry Trends, Size, Share, Growth, Estimation and Forecast, 2017-2024
April 2018
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Stressed working conditions with drastically changing lifestyle are the factors driving sedatives market growth. Rising intake of stimulating beverages such as coffee, tea & energy drink leading to insomnia is another factor fueling the sedatives market. Growing geriatric population, rising need of therapeutic surgeries & invasive procedures with the development of new analgesic drugs are likely to drive the sedatives market in forecasting period.

As per latest report added by Value Market Research, the Global Sedatives Market was valued USD 3,201.9 MN (by revenue) in 2017 and is anticipated to reach USD 4,140.1 MN by 2024 with a CAGR of 3.7%.
Benzodiazepine led the type segment and is anticipated to reach at USD 1,096.85 MN by the end of 2024. Rising anxiety disorders, stress-related conditions, insomnia and others are the factors boosting the demand of benzodiazepines product.
Non-pediatrics dominated the application segment and is likely to the reach USD 3,444.19 MN by the end of the year 2024. Rising depression, anxiety, stress, insomnia, and mental disorder among non-pediatrics population is driving the market growth.
North America has shown dominance over the segment and is presumed to reach USD 1,506.8 MN by end of 2024. North America has led the regional segment owing to changing work environment & rising health issues leading to surgeries has driven the regional market. At the same time, Asia-Pacific is an emerging regional segment owing to rising geriatric population & rising health concerns within India & China is presumed to upsurge the sedative market growth.
Advicenne Pharma, AstraZeneca Plc, Concert Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Drawbridge Pharmaceuticals Pty Ltd., NanoMedex Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Paion AG, Takeda Pharmaceutical and The Medicines Company are the major players within the sedative market.

As per this study the Global Sedatives Market was valued USD 3,201.9 MN (by revenue) in 2017 and is anticipated to reach USD 4,140.1 MN by 2024 with a CAGR of 3.7%.
Sedatives also are known as tranquilizers or depressants, sedatives have a calming effect and can also induce sleep. Basically, sedatives are a group of drugs that calm a patient, easing agitation and permitting sleep. Sedatives generally work by reducing the activity level of neurons. It comprises a wide range of drug classes includes barbiturates, benzodiazepines, non-benzodiazepine sedative-hypnotics, anesthetics, antihistamines and opioid narcotics, as well as herbal compounds. All these drugs have a beneficial effect only if used under medical supervision. They represent a group of drugs that share an ability to reduce the activity of CNS and diminish the brain’s level of awareness. The lack of similarity between the structures of drugs that belong to different classes made it difficult to propose a common receptor or mechanism of action. Sedatives can be harmful to the body if misused.
Market Dynamics
Changing lifestyle and increasing demands from work accompanied by digitalization era, contributes to fewer hours of sleep. In addition, an increase in the consumption of stimulants like coffee, tea, and energy drinks also contributes to these symptoms. The consistency in such patterns results in acquiring insomnia. Therefore, increasing occurrence of insomnia propels the growth of the global sedative market. Rising development of new drugs is projected to be one of the key trends spurring market growth. The industry is expected to gain significant traction during the forecast period owing to increasing demand for sedatives as an adjunct to analgesics. However, strict healthcare regulatory bodies may hinder the market growth.
This detailed market study is centered on the data obtained from multiple sources and is analyzed using numerous tools including porter’s five forces analysis, market attractiveness analysis and value chain analysis. These tools are employed to gain insights of the potential value of the market facilitating the business strategists with the latest growth opportunities. Additionally, these tools also provide a detailed analysis of each application/product segment in the global market of sedatives.
Market Segmentation
The broad sedatives market has been sub-grouped into type and application. The report studies these subsets with respect to the geographical segmentation. The strategists can gain a detailed insight and devise appropriate strategies to target specific market. This detail will lead to a focused approach leading to identification of better opportunities.
By Application Market Share 2017
Sedatives Market By Application
By Type

  • Barbiturates
  • Benzodiazepines
  • Non-Benzodiazepine Sedative-Hypnotics
  • Anesthetics
  • Antihistamines
  • Opioid Narcotics
  • Herbal Compounds
By Application
  • Pediatrics
  • Non-pediatrics
Regional Analysis
Furthermore, the report comprises of the geographical segmentation which mainly focuses on current and forecast demand for sedatives in North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America, and Middle East & Africa. The report further focuses on demand for individual application segments in all the regions.
Europe Sedatives Market By Revenue (USD MN)
Europe Sedatives Market By Revenue
The report also covers detailed competitive landscape including company profiles of key players operating in the global market. The key players in the sedatives market includes Advicenne Pharma, AstraZeneca Plc, Concert Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Drawbridge Pharmaceuticals Pty Ltd., NanoMedex Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Paion AG, Takeda Pharmaceutical, and The Medicines Company. An in-depth view of the competitive outlook includes future capacities, key mergers & acquisitions, financial overview, partnerships, collaborations, new product launches, new product developments and other developments with information in terms of H.Q.
A combination of primary and secondary research has been used to determine the market estimates and forecasts. Sources used for secondary research include (but not limited to) Paid Data Sources, Company Websites, Technical Journals, Annual Reports, SEC Filings and various other industry publications. Specific details on methodology used for this report can be provided on demand. 


  • Introduction To Sedatives Market
  • Report Description
    • Objectives Of The Study
    • Assumptions
  • Research Scope
  • Research Methodology
    • Data Source
  • Market Highlight
  • Global Sedatives Market: Snapshot
  • Drivers
  • Restraints
  • Opportunities
  • Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
  • Value Chain Analysis
  • Market In Barbiturates
  • Market In Benzodiazepines
  • Market In Non-Benzodiazepine Sedative-Hypnotics
  • Market In Anesthetics
  • Market In Antihistamines
  • Market In Opioid Narcotics
  • Market In Herbal Compounds
  • Market In Pediatrics
  • Market In Non-pediatrics
  • North America (NA)
    • North America Market Estimates
    • North America Market Estimates By Country
    • United States (U.S.) Market Estimates By Segments
    • Rest Of North America Market Estimates By Segments
  • Europe (EU)
    • Europe Market Estimates
    • Europe Market Estimates By Country
    • United Kingdom (UK) Market Estimates By Segments
    • Germany Market Estimates By Segments
    • France Market Estimates By Segments
    • Rest Of Europe Market Estimates By Segments
  • Asia Pacific (APAC)
    • Asia Pacific Market Estimates
    • Asia Pacific Market Estimates By Country  
    • China Market Estimates By Segments
    • Japan Market Estimates By Segments
    • India Market Estimates By Segments
    • Rest Of Asia Pacific Market Estimates By Segments  
  • Latin America (LA)   
    • Latin America Market Estimates
    • Latin America Market Estimates By Country
    • Brazil Market Estimates By Segments
    • Rest Of Latin America Market Estimates By Segments
  • Middle East And Africa (MEA)   
    • Middle East And Africa Market Estimates
    • Middle East And Africa Market Estimates By Country
    • Middle East Market Estimates By Segments
    • Africa Market Estimates By Segments
  • Market Competition
  • Partnerships/Collaborations/Agreements
  • Mergers And Acquisitions
  • New Product Launches
  • Other Developments
8. COMPANY PROFILES OF THE SEDATIVES INDUSTRY (Company Overview, Financial, Major Products & Recent Development)
  • Advicenne Pharma
  • AstraZeneca Plc
  • Concert Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • Drawbridge Pharmaceuticals Pty Ltd.
  • NanoMedex Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • Paion AG
  • Takeda Pharmaceutical
  • The Medicines Company
* Tentative TOC
Table 1.  Market Highlights Of Sedatives
Table 2.  Global Sedatives Market By Types
Table 3.  Global Sedatives Market By Application
Table 4.  Global Sedatives Market By Geography
Table 5.  North America Sedatives Market
Table 6.  Europe Sedatives Market
Table 7.  Asia Pacific Sedatives Market
Table 8.  Latin America Sedatives Market
Table 9.  Middle East And Africa Sedatives Market       
Table 10. Partnership/Collaboration/Agreements
Table 11. Mergers And Acquisitions
Table 12. New Product Development
Table 13. Other Developments
Fig. 1.     Market Segmentation Of Sedatives Market 
Fig. 2.     Top-Down Approach   
Fig. 3.     Bottom-Up Approach   
Fig. 4.     Market Highlights Of Sedatives
Fig. 5.     Value Chain Analysis
Fig. 6.     Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
Fig. 7.     Global Sedatives Market By Types
Fig. 8.     Global Sedatives Market By Application
Fig. 9.     Global Sedatives Market By Geography
Fig. 10.   North America Sedatives Market
Fig. 11.   Europe Sedatives Market
Fig. 12.   Asia Pacific Sedatives Market
Fig. 13.   Latin America Sedatives Market
Fig. 14.   Middle East And Africa Sedatives Market
Fig. 15.   Market Share Of Sedatives Companies
Fig. 16.   Recent Developments In Sedatives Industry
* Kindly note that the above listed are the basic tables and figures of the report and are not limited to the TOC. 

Objectives of Study

  • Define and measure the global market
  • Volume or revenue forecast of the global market and its various sub-segments with respect to main geographies
  • Analyze and identify major market trends along with the factors driving or inhibiting the market growth
  • Study the company profiles of the major market players with their market share
  • Analyze competitive developments

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