Questran vs Vytorin

Questran vs Vytorin

What to choose Questran or Vytorin

Questran is pill of type Not a Statin while Vytorin is of Statin type. Questran and Vytorin are both brand pills. Questran is manufactured by pharmaceutical company Par Pharmaceuticals, while Vytorin is manufactured by Merck & Co. The main substance of Questran is Cholestyramine. The available dosage for Questran is 4gm. 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 Questran is approximately $381 for 60 sachets while average price for Vytorin is approximately $438 for 30 pills, said Kendrick Turner, a Scientist at the Fresno Pacific University and a Surgeon at a clinic that uses Questran and Vytorin.

Questran and Vytorin Comparison

Vytorin vs Questran
Questran Vytorin
Type: Not a Statin Statin
Manufacturer: Par Pharmaceuticals Merck & Co.
Substance: Cholestyramine Ezetimibe + Simvastatin
Dosage: 4gm 10/10 mg; 10/40 mg; 10/80 mg
Average Price: $381 for 60 sachets $438 for 30 pills