DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 10, 2018--The "Investigation Report on Clopidogrel in China, 2018-2022" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

This research predicts that with the rising aging population, the change of lifestyle and the increasing incidence of cerebral stroke, myocardial infarction and peripheral arterial thromboembolism, the demand for Clopidogrel in the Chinese market will continue to increase.

Clopidogrel was approved to be sold on the market by the FDA in 1997. The drug was jointly researched and developed by Bristol-Myers Squibb and Sanofi. Prior to the patent expiration in 2012, Plavix was ranked after Lipitor for many years and was the second best-selling drug in the world. After the patent expired, a global wave of biosimilar boomed.

For years, Clopidogrel has been ranking first in China's antithrombotic drug market, with sales revenue exceeding CNY 2 billion in 2017.

According to market research, Clopidogrel in the Chinese market is dominated by four companies, namely, Sanofi (Hangzhou) Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. (Trade Name: Plavix), Shenzhen Salubris Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. (Trade Name: Taijia), Lepu Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. (Trade Name: Shuai Tai) and Sanofi (Trade Name: Plavix).

According to the sales in 2017, Sanofi (Hangzhou) secured a market share of 52%, ranking first in the Chinese market for a long time.

Companies Featured

Lepu Pharmaceuticals Co. Ltd. Sanofi Sanofi Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd. Shenzhen Salubris Pharmaceuticals Co. Ltd.

Key Topics Covered

1 Relevant Concepts of Clopidogrel

2 Market Overview of Clopidogrel in China

3 Investigation of Clopidogrel's Sales in China, 2013-2017

4 Market Share of Clopidogrel Manufacturers in China, 2013-2017

5 Clopidogrel in Different Dosage Forms, 2013-2017

6 Reference Sale Price of Clopidogrel in Chinese Market, 2017-2018

7 Major Clopidogrel Manufacturers in Chinese Market, 2013-2017

8 Prospects of Chinese Clopidogrel Market, 2018-2022

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Related Topics:Cardiovascular Drugs

KEYWORD: ASIA PACIFIC CHINA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: HEALTH CARDIOLOGY PHARMACEUTICAL

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