Livalo vs Crestor

Livalo vs Crestor

What to choose Livalo or Crestor

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

The actual cost for Crestor is approximately €299 for 30 pills while actual price for Livalo is roughly €1 011 for 90 pills, said Ronald Taylor, a Lecturer at the Hamline University and a Medical Director at a clinic that uses Crestor and Livalo.

Livalo and Crestor Comparison

Crestor vs Livalo
Livalo Crestor
Type: Statin Statin
Manufacturer: Kowa Company Ltd. AstraZeneca
Substance: Pitavastatin Rosuvastatin
Dosage: 1mg / 2mg / 4mg 5mg / 10mg / 20mg / 40mg
Average Price: €1 011 for 90 pills €299 for 30 pills