Xopenex vs Proventil

Xopenex vs Proventil

What to choose Xopenex or Proventil

Xopenex and Proventil are inhalers both of Rescue type. Xopenex and Proventil are both brand inhalers. Xopenex is manufactured by pharmaceutical company Sunovion, while Proventil is manufactured by Merck & Co. The main substance of Xopenex is Levalbuterol. The available dosage for Xopenex is 45 mcg. The main substance of Proventil is Albuterol. The available dosage for Proventil is 120 mcg.

The current price for Xopenex is roughly $256 per inhaler while actual price for Proventil is approximately $90 per inhaler, said Jamari Harris, an Instructor at the Youngstown State University and an Advanced Medical Support Assistant at a clinic that uses Xopenex and Proventil.

Xopenex and Proventil Comparison

Proventil vs Xopenex
Xopenex Proventil
Type: Rescue Rescue
Manufacturer: Sunovion Merck & Co.
Substance: Levalbuterol Albuterol
Dosage: 45 mcg 120 mcg
Avg Price: $256 $90