General anaesthesia drugs are used to induce a sedative state in patients who are to go through a surgical procedure. Further, general anaesthesia drugs can be segmented into two sub-segments based on the route of administration, general anaesthesia drugs administered through the intravenous route is categorized as an intravenous anaesthetic and general anaesthesia drugs administered through inhalation is categorized as an inhalation anaesthetic. It is a must to maintain the sedative stage in the patient during a surgical procedure, usually for this stage, inhalation anaesthesia are administered to the patients; while for the induction stage, intravenous general anaesthesia s is preferred.
Market Value and Forecast
In terms of value, the global general anaesthesia drugs market is estimated to expand at a CAGR of 3.8% during the forecast period.