Who We Are The Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA) is the 135-year-old national trade association representing the leading manufacturers and marketers of over-the-counter (OTC) medicines and dietary supplements. Every dollar spent by consumers on OTC medicines saves the U.S. healthcare system $6-$7, contributing a total of $102 billion in savings each year. CHPA is committed to empowering consumer self-care by preserving and expanding choice and availability of consumer healthcare products. Learn More Latest News rss CHPA Applauds Senate Introduction of DXM Abuse Prevention Act 5.26.2016 ... [more] CHPA Statement on FDA Announcement of Public Meeting on Over-the-Counter Monograph User Fees 5.10.2016 ... [more] More News Connect With Us Connect with CHPA and KnowYourOTCs.org via social media. CHPA CHPA KnowYourOTCs KnowYourOTCs Thanks @lisamurkowski & @SenBobCasey for introducing the DXM Abuse Prevention Act in the U.S. Senate: https://t.co/D1FRgoVefz #stopmedabuse— CHPA (@CHPA) May 26, 2016 Did you miss #AEC16? Check out the value of networking at AEC & mark your calendar for 2017: March 19-22: https://t.co/00PrhuhFNi— CHPA (@CHPA) May 26, 2016 Thanks to our supporters for our first annual CHPA Educational Foundation Gala. Learn how you can support the gala: https://t.co/kIQ0DQFTKq— CHPA (@CHPA) May 25, 2016 It’s #BetterSleepMonth! Have you ever tried keeping a sleep diary for you or your kids? https://t.co/JquCwSEG8l pic.twitter.com/U72AlNL9kI— KnowYourOTCs (@KnowYourOTCs) May 26, 2016 The dangers in neglecting your own health: https://t.co/3brNd2UOkh via @dad_or_alive #KnowYourOTCs— KnowYourOTCs (@KnowYourOTCs) May 26, 2016 Self-care starts with listening to your body https://t.co/lm8gBSmneJ via @MyMamihood #KnowYourOTCs— KnowYourOTCs (@KnowYourOTCs) May 26, 2016 20 May A huge thanks to our speakers, sponsors, and attendees who gathered to discuss "Collaborating for Consumer Healthcare Solutions" at this year's Regulatory, Scientific & Quality (RSQ) Conference. 11 May We are proud to work in an industry that supports consumer self-care. Did you know physicians estimate more than 40 million appointments each year could be avoided with better self-care, including by treating common ailments with OTC medicines? 6 May Today CHPA staff gathered to wish a fond farewell to Emily Skor, who has led the communications function at CHPA for five years. We wish her much success in her new role as CEO of Growth Energy! CHPA Highlights Visit our Legislative Action Center to reinstate OTC medicines in tax-preferred accounts.