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 cost for Zocor is roughly €136 for 30 pills while actual price for Tricor is around €176 for 30 pills, said Wes Ross, a Postdoctoral Researcher at the University of Southern Colorado and a Medical Director 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: €176 for 30 pills €136 for 30 pills