14 reports

  • July 2013
  • Passport 14

According to the Communication Law, only OTC products can advertise their benefits.

  • OTC
  • Ecuador
  • Demand
  • Forecast Sales of Weight Management and Wellbeing by Category: Value
  • CONSUMER HEALTH IN ECUADOR - INDUSTRY OVERVIEW

This is one of the highest self-medicated categories of OTC, as consumers feel familiar with the top brands, as they feel they are safe to consume them and perceive them to have limited side effects.

  • OTC
  • Ecuador
  • Demand
  • Bayer AG
  • Schering-Plough Corporation
  • July 2013
  • Passport 14

According to the Communication Law, only OTC products can advertise their benefits.

  • OTC
  • Ecuador
  • Demand
  • July 2013
  • Passport 15

This is one of the highest self-medicated categories of OTC, as consumers feel familiar with the top brands, as they feel they are safe to consume them and perceive them to have limited side effects.

  • OTC
  • Ecuador
  • Demand
  • July 2013
  • Passport 16

According to the Communication Law, only OTC products can advertise their benefits.

  • OTC
  • Ecuador
  • Demand
  • July 2013
  • Passport 15

According to the Communication Law, only OTC products can advertise their benefits.

  • OTC
  • Ecuador
  • Demand
  • Passport 15
  • MARKET DATA

One of the top products is vitamin C which is used to try and prevent common colds among kids, especially the ones that go to school and who are more exposed to the flu and colds.

  • OTC
  • Ecuador
  • Demand
  • July 2013
  • Passport 15

Laxatives has been one of the most dynamic categories in 2018 in current value terms.

  • OTC
  • Ecuador
  • Demand
  • Passport 15
  • MARKET DATA

Buy-one-getone-free is a typical promotion in vitamins.

  • Dietary Supplement
  • OTC
  • Vitamin
  • Ecuador
  • Demand
  • July 2013
  • Passport 14

Herbal remedies, good nutrition and homeopathic remedies are increasing awareness among consumers, especially the ones who want to replace or complement traditional medicine.

  • OTC
  • Ecuador
  • Demand
  • July 2013
  • Passport 16

According to the Communication Law, only OTC products can advertise their benefits.

  • OTC
  • Ecuador
  • Demand
  • Passport 17
  • MARKET DATA

Since 2016, the recession has affected consumption within many categories of consumer health, including this one.

  • Dietary Supplement
  • OTC
  • Ecuador
  • Demand
  • July 2013
  • Summary 8

Some of them also consider it more practical to receive all of the nutrients that they need in just one pill or in just one tonic instead of spending more time and money eating salads or fruit.

  • OTC
  • Ecuador
  • Bayer AG
  • Boehringer Ingelheim GmbH
  • Quifatex SA
  • Sources used during the research included the following:
  • July 2013

The company ranked ##th in consumer health in 2015 with ##% of retail value sales.

  • OTC
  • Ecuador
  • Demand
  • Laboratorios Carvagu SA