Cover Image
Market Research Report

Generic Solid Dosage Forms: Products, Markets, Players and Outlook

Published by Greystone Research Associates Product code 395940
Published Content info
Delivery time: 1-2 business days
Back to Top
Generic Solid Dosage Forms: Products, Markets, Players and Outlook
Published: November 18, 2016 Content info:

The generic solid dosage form drug segment is a rapidly evolving and highly unpredictable environment that has been a challenge to decision makers attempting to map strategies for success in this segment. There are 597 distinct APIs for which there is at least one approved generic solid dosage form ANDA. These 597 APIs account for 4,229 approved ANDAs. Including all approved doses, the current universe of generic solid dosage forms consists of 9,687 unique tablet and capsule products. These products are marketed and supplied by more than 800 companies. Competition among the various drug and therapeutic classes is uneven, with the top ten segments accounting for a disproportionate level of activity and revenue. Understanding the underlying factors affecting business performance is key to attaining financial targets.

Generic Solid Dosage Forms - What You Will Learn

  • Provides detailed analysis of generic drugs supplied as solid dosage forms and assesses key market segments, market dynamics and potential product opportunities
  • Presents the competitive picture for generic tablets and capsules in two dozen drug classes
  • Evaluates the importance of ANDA filing strategies and indirect ANDA acquisition on participant growth prospects
  • Analyzes the impact of patents, exclusivity and litigation on participant market sector prospects
  • Assesses the market presence and product position of the top twenty-four generic suppliers in the solid dosage form segment
  • Evaluates the impact of economic, technology, and regulatory factors
Table of Contents
Product Code: SDF922K

Table of Contents

Executive Summary

The Market Opportunity

  • The Economics of Generic Drugs
  • Growth in Generics
  • Demand Drivers
  • Competitive Landscape

Generic Solid Dosage Forms - Growth Factors

  • Patents and Exclusivity
  • Litigation and First-to-File ANDA Strategies
  • Buying and Selling ANDAs

Generic SDFs - Product Considerations

  • Formulation Factors
  • Modified Release
    • Extended Release
    • Delayed Release
  • Specialty Dosage Forms
    • Chewable Tablets
    • Dissolvable Dosage Forms

Generic Solid Dosage Forms - Market Analysis

Therapeutic Class Analysis

  • Addiction
  • Anti-Infective
  • Antispasmodic
  • Antiviral
  • Cardiology
  • Dermatology
  • Endocrinology
  • Gastroenterology
  • Immunology
  • Infectious Disease
  • Metabolic
  • Nephrology
  • Neurology
  • NSAIDs
  • Oncology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Osteoporosis
  • Inhibitors
  • Pain Management
  • Reproductive Health
  • Upper Airway Diseases
  • Urology

Drug Classes

Includes more than eighty drug classes


Analyzes more than three dozen market segments

Market Factors

  • Regulatory Issues
  • Litigation Issues
  • Evolving ANDA Filing Strategies
  • The Role of CMOs
  • Healthcare Economics

Company Analysis

Back to Top