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
|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|