The global topical skin adhesive market is anticipated to grow at a significant CAGR during the forecast period. FDA approves cyanoacrylate topical skin adhesives that are particularly indicated for topical applications for skin edges from surgical incisions arising from minimally invasive surgeries. Topical skin adhesives can be used along with dermal stitches and deep cuts. Topical skin adhesives constantly strive to gain acceptance as an effective alternative for sutures and clips pertaining to a wide variety of medical applications. The products have broader benefits over conventional closure techniques for patient and clinician.
Topical skin adhesives enable a faster wound closure and restores the skin texture along with cosmetic benefits as compared to conventional wound closure techniques such as sutures. TSA’s are widely used against microbial barriers to protect the wound from contamination against primary closure. It is effective and prevent contaminants till the adhesive film remains undamaged.
Topical skin adhesive market is driven by surge in consumer demand for skin adhesives owing to skin injuries and skin wounds. In addition, a skin adhesive is a better alternative for sutures, clips or staples in case of skin wounds. The market is heavily loaded with ointments and herbal creams which are easily available in the commercial market.
Topical skin adhesive market is segmented by type into 2-octyl-cyanoacrylate, 2-ethyl-cyanoacrylate and N-2-Butyl-cyanoacrylate. 2-octyl-cyanoacrylate adhesive is anticipated to dominate the market growth during the forecast period. By application, market is segmented as outdoor medical and surgical.
Geographical segmentation for the market are North America, South America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Africa. Asia-Pacific regions are likely to gain a momentum in the forecast period owing to presence of medical infrastructure and key players. North American and European markets are likely to gain a higher share due growing importance of skin adhesives and presence of key players engaged in manufacture and supply of skin adhesives
The key players profiled in the topical skin adhesive market report are Advanced Medical Solutions Group Plc, Adhezion Biomedical, Beijing Compont Medical Devices Co Ltd, Cartell Chemical Co Ltd, Chemence Medical Inc, GluStitch Inc, Meyer-Haake GmbH,Pfizer, Medtronic, Ethicon LLC, Medline Industries, OptMed and B.Braun.
Leading players of Topical Skin Adhesive including:
• J&J (Ethicon)
• Advanced Medical Solutions
• B. Braun (Aesculap)
• Chemence Medical
• Adhezion Biomedical
• Compont Medical Devices
• GluStitch Inc
• Cartell Chemical
Market split by Type, can be divided into:
• 2-Octyl Cyanoacrylate Adhesive
• N-2-Butyl-Cyanoacrylate Adhesive
• 2-Ethyl-Cyanoacrylate Adhesive
Market split by Application, can be divided into:
• Outdoor Medical
Market split by Sales Channel, can be divided into:
• Direct Channel
• Distribution Channel
Market segment by Region/Country including:
• North America (United States, Canada and Mexico)
• Europe (Germany, UK, France, Italy, Russia and Spain etc.)
• Asia-Pacific (China, Japan, Korea, India, Australia and Southeast Asia etc.)
• South America Brazil, Argentina, Colombia and Chile etc.)
• Middle East & Africa (South Africa, Egypt, Nigeria and Saudi Arabia etc.)
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