Monday, August 6, 2012

GLP-1 Market Update - Growth solidifying aided by Bydureon

The GLP-1 market which was slowing (~15%) earlier this year, has been rejuvenated by Bydureon Launch (Feb 2012) and is now growing by approximately 25%. Bydureon and Byetta now comprise 42% of the GLP-1 market. Bydureon has a market share of 12%, while Byetta Market share is down from 44% (prior to Bydureon launch) to 30%. Victoza is going strong and has improved its market share from 56% prior to Bydureon launch to 58% now.