Enteral feeding formula market is expected to gain market growth in the forecast period of 2020 to 2027. Data Bridge Market Research analyses that the market is growing with a CAGR of 5.2% in the forecast period of 2020 to 2027 and is expected to reach USD 102.89 million by 2027. Rising health consciousness among people across the globe and increased technological advancement of enteral feeding formula are the major drivers which propelled the demand of the enteral feeding formula market in the forecast period.
Enteral tube feeding is used for the administration of nutrients via the intestine or the stomach through the tubes, and this applies to patients who are unable to meet the nutrient requirements or who are not able to consume oral nutrients. Various types of tubes are available for enteral feed formula, such as nasojejunal tube, gastrostomy, nasogastric tube and jejunostomy. Such different routes used in the administration of the necessary nutrients are cost-effective, healthy and also an alternative choice for the invasive process. This method is preferred primarily for patients with malnutrition due to eating disorders such as anorexia nervosa, dysphagia, stomach infections, and others.