TriCor vs Vytorin

TriCor vs Vytorin

What to choose TriCor or Vytorin

Vytorin is pill of type Statin while TriCor is of Not a Statin type. Vytorin and TriCor are both brand pills. Vytorin is manufactured by pharmaceutical company Merck & Co., while TriCor is manufactured by AbbVie. 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 main substance of TriCor is Fenofibrate. The available dosage for TriCor is 160mg / 200mg.

The current cost for Vytorin is around $438 for 30 pills while actual cost for TriCor is approximately $199 for 30 pills, said Jesus Peterson, a Research Associate at the Central Connecticut State University and a Physician at a clinic that uses Vytorin and TriCor.

TriCor and Vytorin Comparison

Vytorin vs TriCor
TriCor Vytorin
Type: Not a Statin Statin
Manufacturer: AbbVie Merck & Co.
Substance: Fenofibrate Ezetimibe + Simvastatin
Dosage: 160mg / 200mg 10/10 mg; 10/40 mg; 10/80 mg
Average Price: $199 for 30 pills $438 for 30 pills