Ventolin vs Xopenex

Ventolin vs Xopenex

What to choose Ventolin or Xopenex

Ventolin and Xopenex are inhalers both of Rescue type. Ventolin and Xopenex are both brand inhalers. Ventolin is manufactured by pharmaceutical company GSK, while Xopenex is manufactured by Sunovion. The main substance of Ventolin is Albuterol. The available dosage for Ventolin is 100 mcg. The main substance of Xopenex is Levalbuterol. The available dosage for Xopenex is 45 mcg.

The current cost for Ventolin is roughly $30 per inhaler while actual price for Xopenex is roughly $256 per inhaler, said Brandon Hall, a Research Associate at the California State University, Dominguez Hills and a Medical Assistant at a clinic that uses Ventolin and Xopenex.

Ventolin and Xopenex Comparison

Xopenex vs Ventolin
Ventolin Xopenex
Type: Rescue Rescue
Manufacturer: GSK Sunovion
Substance: Albuterol Levalbuterol
Dosage: 100 mcg 45 mcg
Avg Price: $30 $256