Middle East and Africa Pen Needles Market By Product Type (Standard Pen Needles, Safety Pen Needles), Product Length (Medium Length, Nano Length, Long Length), Usability (Disposable, Reusable), Application (Diabetes, Growth Hormone Deficiency, Others), Therapy (Insulin, Glucagon-Like Peptide-1, Growth Hormones, Others), End User (Home Healthcare, Hospitals, Clinics, Others), Country (South Africa, Rest of Middle East & Africa) – Industry Trends and Forecast to 2026
Needle manufacturers have developed needles to minimize pain and help to reduce skin trauma, majorly by innovating needle length and diameter, to maintain a sufficient inner lumen was the major challenge for needle manufacturers by maintaining acceptable low injection force. To maintain sufficient inner lumen manufacturer made thin needle walls, which reduced the needles robustness and increased chances of needles tip damage during administration, re-usage and during cap removal or handling.
Pen needles are used in pen devices to deliver injectable drug in diabetes and growth hormone deficiency to maintain blood sugar level. The World Health Organization and international diabetes federation has projected more than 50% rise in number of diabetes patients by 2045. Also, United Nation and World Health Organization has projected more than 100% rise in geriatric population in the globe, this rise will lead the global pen needles market.
Middle East & Africa pen needles market is projected to register a substantial CAGR in the forecast period of 2019 to 2026.