Zocor vs Livalo

Zocor vs Livalo

What to choose Zocor or Livalo

Livalo and Zocor are pills both of Statin type. Livalo and Zocor are both brand pills. Livalo is manufactured by pharmaceutical company Kowa Company Ltd., while Zocor is manufactured by Merck & Co. The main substance of Livalo is Pitavastatin. The available dosage for Livalo is 1mg / 2mg / 4mg. The main substance of Zocor is Simvastatin. The available dosage for Zocor is 5mg / 10mg / 20mg / 40mg.

The actual price for Livalo is around A$1011 for 90 pills while current price for Zocor is around A$213 for 30 pills, said Pedro Barnes, a Professor at the Wichita State University and a Surgeon at a clinic that uses Livalo and Zocor.

Zocor and Livalo Comparison

Livalo vs Zocor
Zocor Livalo
Type: Statin Statin
Manufacturer: Merck & Co. Kowa Company Ltd.
Substance: Simvastatin Pitavastatin
Dosage: 5mg / 10mg / 20mg / 40mg 1mg / 2mg / 4mg
Average Price: A$213 for 30 pills A$1011 for 90 pills