TriCor vs Zocor

TriCor vs Zocor

What to choose TriCor or Zocor

Zocor is pill of type Statin while TriCor is of Not a Statin type. Zocor and TriCor are both brand pills. Zocor is manufactured by pharmaceutical company Merck & Co., while TriCor is manufactured by AbbVie. The main substance of Zocor is Simvastatin. The available dosage for Zocor is 5mg / 10mg / 20mg / 40mg. The main substance of TriCor is Fenofibrate. The available dosage for TriCor is 160mg / 200mg.

The current price for Zocor is around $154 for 30 pills while actual price for TriCor is around $199 for 30 pills, said Harlem Torres, a Research Associate at the University of Maine at Fort Kent and a Patient Representative at a clinic that uses Zocor and TriCor.

TriCor and Zocor Comparison

Zocor vs TriCor
TriCor Zocor
Type: Not a Statin Statin
Manufacturer: AbbVie Merck & Co.
Substance: Fenofibrate Simvastatin
Dosage: 160mg / 200mg 5mg / 10mg / 20mg / 40mg
Average Price: $199 for 30 pills $154 for 30 pills