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 actual cost for Vytorin is approximately A$606 for 30 pills while average cost for Tricor is approximately A$275 for 30 pills, said Maddox Bennett, a Lecturer at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater 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: A$275 for 30 pills A$606 for 30 pills