Association of the Swiss Self-Medication Industry

The Association of the Swiss Self-Medication Industry was founded in 1969. The Association, known in all national languages as ASSGP (French abbreviation of Association Suisse des Spécialités Pharmaceutiques Grand Public), represents and defends the interests of firms producing or distributing prescription-free medicines, self-care medical devices and health products.

ASSGP is a member of the European Association (AESGP) in Brussels, which in turn is attached to the association of the Word Self Medication Industry (WSMI).

The WSMI is accredited with the World Health Organisation WHO) as a non-government organisation.