Addiction is a chronic health condition characterized by compulsive engagement in rewarding stimuli despite harmful consequences. The global addiction treatment market involves providing medications, therapy, and counseling to treat substance abuse or other addictive disorders. Addiction treatment services include outpatient, residential, and inpatient addiction treatment programs that offer detoxification, therapy, counseling, and other treatment options. Addiction treatments typically involve behavioral therapy or cognitive behavioral therapy along with medications to manage withdrawal symptoms and cravings. Major products associated with the addiction treatment market include nicotine replacement products, alcohol addiction treatment, and medication for opioid dependence.
The global addiction treatment market is estimated to be valued at US$ 9,199 million in 2024 and is expected to exhibit a CAGR of 29% over the forecast period 2023 to 2030, as highlighted in a new report published by Coherent Market Insights.
Growing awareness regarding addiction treatment options is expected to drive the growth of the addiction treatment market over the forecast period. Addiction disorders have a high potential for relapse, and their treatments often require multiple episodes of care, counseling, behavioral therapy, and pharmacotherapy. Various public awareness campaigns worldwide on the risks of substance use and availability of effective treatment options have increased the demand for addiction treatment services. For instance, the Mental Health First Aid program by the National Council for Behavioral Health in the United States offers free public education and training programs to help people identify, understand and respond to signs of addictions and mental health conditions. Rising per capita healthcare expenditure in developing countries is also projected to boost the addiction treatment market growth during the forecast period.
The global addiction treatment market size is segmented into treatment type, substance abuse and distribution channel. Based on treatment type, the market is categorized into medication treatment, therapy treatment and counseling treatment. Therapy treatment segment dominates the global addiction treatment market owing to increasing number of patients undergoing therapy for addiction treatment.
Political: Various government policies and regulations support addiction treatment programs. For example, the Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act in the US ensures equal insurance coverage for addiction disorders.
Economic: Rising healthcare expenditure globally is driving the market growth. High treatment costs also act as a barrier for many seeking treatment.
Social: Social stigma attached to addiction disorders is decreasing with growing awareness. Support groups help patients during and after treatment process.
Technological: New digital therapeutic tools and online/telehealth services are expanding access to treatment programs. Wearables and sensors also help in remote monitoring.
The global addiction treatment market is expected to witness high growth. The global addiction treatment market is estimated to be valued at US$ 9,199 million in 2024 and is expected to exhibit a CAGR of 29% over the forecast period 2023 to 2030.
Regional analysis related content comprises Regional analysis related content The North America addiction treatment market holds the largest share currently due to presence of major players, higher treatment seeking rate and growing opioid crisis in the US.
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Key players operating in the addiction treatment market are Alkermes, Cipla, Allergan, Pfizer, Orexo, GlaxoSmithKline, Purdue Pharma and Chronos Therapeutics.