Livalo vs Vytorin
What to choose Livalo or Vytorin
Livalo and Vytorin are pills both of Statin type. Livalo and Vytorin are both brand pills. Livalo is manufactured by pharmaceutical company Kowa Company Ltd., while Vytorin is manufactured by Merck & Co. The main substance of Livalo is Pitavastatin. The available dosage for Livalo is 1mg / 2mg / 4mg. The main substances of Vytorin are Ezetimibe and Simvastatin. The available dosage for Vytorin is 10/10 mg; 10/40 mg; 10/80 mg.
The current cost for Livalo is approximately $1,011 for 90 pills while actual price for Vytorin is approximately $438 for 30 pills, said Jamal Davis, a Research Assistant at the Pacific Western University and a Medical Director at a clinic that uses Livalo and Vytorin.
Livalo and Vytorin Comparison
|Manufacturer:||Kowa Company Ltd.||Merck & Co.|
|Substance:||Pitavastatin||Ezetimibe + Simvastatin|
|Dosage:||1mg / 2mg / 4mg||10/10 mg; 10/40 mg; 10/80 mg|
|Average Price:||$1,011 for 90 pills||$438 for 30 pills|