Analysis of Cortisone Shots Market in Healthcare Industry: Technology, Applications, Growth and Status 2018

Cortisone Shots Market Information: By Type (Articular or Joint Injections, Epidural Steroid Injection, Trigger Point Injection), Indication (Rheumatoid Arthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis, Tendinitis, Allergic Reaction), End User – Global Forecast till 2023

Market Synopsis of the Global Cortisone Shots Market

Also known as cortisone injections, cortisone shots are used to relieve pain and inflammation in case of injury to the joints or other parts of the body. They are most commonly used to treat inflammation at the joints such as knee, spine, ankle, elbow, hip, shoulder and wrist, and are usually administered in a clinical setting with the doctor’s approval. Cortisone injections have a similar anti-inflammatory action to other corticosteroids. It is composed of corticosteroid medication and a local anesthetic. Due to the potential side effects of cortisone shots, the number of doses administered to a patient is limited. Major indications for the use of cortisone shots are arthritis, skin diseases, tendinitis, and other sport injuries.

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Rising prevalence of chronic diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis, tendinitis, and bursitis, increasing number of injuries to the joints, muscles and tendon, and the presence of key players in the market are important driver that accelerate the growth of the market. Rising geriatric population is another key driver for the market growth due to increasing prevalence of arthritis among the elderly. However, cortisone shots exhibit a number of disadvantages such as damage to the tendons, ligaments, and articular cartilage, thus restricting the growth of the market.

The global cortisone shots market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 5.2% during the forecast period. 

Key Players in the Global Cortisone Shots Market       

Some of the key players in this market are Merck & Co., Inc. (U.S.), Pfizer (U.S.), Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (U.S.), Novartis AG (Germany), GlaxoSmithKline (U.S.), Pharmascience Inc. (U.S.), Farmabios SPA (Italy), AdvaCare Pharma (U.S.), and others.


The global cortisone shots market is segmented on the basis of type, indication, and end user.

On the basis of type, market is segmented into articular or joint injections, epidural steroid injection, trigger point injection, and others.

On the basis of indication, the market is segmented into rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, bursitis, allergic reaction, skin conditions, and others.

On the basis of end user, the market is segmented into hospitals, clinics, sport medicine centers, pharmaceutical companies, and others.

Regional Analysis of the Global Cortisone Shots Market                    

America acquires the first position in the market for cortisone shots owing to the rising prevalence of various types of allergies, arthritis, tendinitis, and others, and rising demand for corticosteroid injection in the U.S. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, an estimated 78 million i.e. 26% of the U.S. adults aged 18 years or older are projected to have doctor-diagnosed arthritis by 2040. Additionally, the prevalence of tendinitis among athletes is found to be increasing from last few years in the U.S.

Europe is the second largest market for cortisone shots owing to the rising prevalence of rheumatoid arthritis in European countries, and availability of funds for research and development activities. Also, rising prevalence of allergic conditions such as asthma, food allergy, and anaphylaxis, increasing demand for diagnostic services and rising awareness about the use of cortisone injections for the treatment of tendinitis fuels the market growth.

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Detailed Table of Contents:

1. Report Prologue

2. Market Introduction

2.1 Definition

2.2 Scope Of The Study

2.2.1 Research Objective

2.2.2 Assumptions

2.2.3 Limitations

3. Research Methodology

3.1 Introduction

3.2 Primary Research

3.3 Secondary Research

3.4 Market Size Estimation

4. Market Dynamics

4.1 Drivers

4.2 Restrains

4.3 Opportunities

4.4 Challenges

4.5 Macroeconomic Indicators

4.6 Technology Trends & Assessment

5. Market Factor Analysis

5.1 Porters Five Forces Analysis

5.1.1 Bargaining Power Of Suppliers

5.1.2 Bargaining Power Of Buyers

5.1.3 Threat Of New Entrants

5.1.4 Threat Of Substitutes

5.1.5 Intensity Of Rivalry


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