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