A portable nebulizer is a medical device that is used for the treatment of respiratory diseases, including Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), cystic fibrosis and asthma and can be used easily in infants, and young children. The nebulizer turns the drug into mist and supplies it directly to the lungs. Nebulizers are battery-powered or electric machines. At the same more than one medication can be delivered to the patients. In addition to this, a nebulizer is easy to use and clean. A nebulizer is available in a different size, price range, color, chamber capacity, etc. As compared to the tabletop nebulizer, portable nebulizer will be increasingly adopted in the coming future. This is due to different features like easy portability, lightweight, convenience, and low noise.
The rising incidence rate of chronic respiratory diseases across the world is expected to increase the demand for portable nebulizer during the forecast period.
Various factors such as a rise in demand for portable healthcare devices, a rise in healthcare expenditure and an increase in the number of healthcare facilities are expected to increase the demand for portable nebulizer across the world.
Minimal patient cooperation is required while using a nebulizer. Hence, portable nebulizers are often used for mainly infants and young children in the emergency department or hospital. Portable Nebulizers are easy to use. Through the normal breathing of the patient, it allows the correct dosage of medication to get deep into your lungs. The length of the treatment can last between 5 to 20 minutes. This also depends on the amount of nebulizer medicine and the efficiency of the compressor and nebulizer system.
Rapid product innovation and new product launches are the key factors that are expected to accelerate the global portable nebulizer market during the forecast period. Additionally, with the COVID-19 outbreak, companies are in a process of making a large number of nebulizers, and it is expected to create novel opportunities for the market pertains to building the portable nebulizers that are advanced in terms of features.
The global portable nebulizer market can be segmented based on type, end-use, distribution channel, and region.
In terms of product type, the portable nebulizer market can be segmented into the compressed-air nebulizer, ultrasonic nebulizers, and mess nebulizer.
In terms of end-use, the market has been segmented into commercial and residential. The commercial segment is further segmented into hospitals and clinics, emergency centers and home healthcare.
In terms of distribution channel, the global portable nebulizer market can be segmented into online and offline. As compared to offline distribution channel, online distribution channel is expected to be the fastest-growing segment in the portable nebulizer market.
Based on region, the global nebulizer market can be classified into North America (U.S, Canada, and Rest of North America), Europe (U.K, Germany, France, Italy, and Rest of Europe), Asia Pacific (India, Japan, China, and Rest of Asia Pacific), Middle East & Africa (South Africa, GCC, and Rest of MEA), and South America (Brazil and Rest of South America). North America is expected to hold major market share in the global portable nebulizer market followed by Europe. Asia Pacific region is expected to grow at the fastest rate during the forecast period. In the Asia Pacific, rising consumer awareness about nebulizer, high disposable income and a rising millennial population who want to try new home healthcare devices is increasing the demand for nebulizer. As compared to other regions South America and Middle East & Africa is expected to grow at a slower rate during the forecast period.
Key players operating in the global portable nebulizer market are Koninklijke Philips N.V, Omron Corporation, PARI Pharma, Convexity Scientific, Devilbiss, Graham-Field, Briggs Healthcare, Allied Healthcare Product Inc., Medline Industries, Inc., and others.
These manufacturers focus on the implementation of business strategies such as partnerships, mergers and acquisitions, and geographical expansion. Furthermore, market players are more focused on product development and enhancement to have a competitive advantage over others.