Tailor-made care

We offer individual support and treatment for any dependence as well as for hepatitis C – open-minded and unbiased. Professionals from different specialist fields will work with you to improve your physical and mental health.

Opening hours

We are available for consultation hours from Monday to Friday, while the medical counter to obtain your medication is open seven days a week.

Opening hours

We are here for you – confidential and straightforward.

Treating you as an equal

In a first meeting, we will be discussing your situation and inform you of the possible ways forward. Whether you would like to consume less, want to stop consumption temporarily or permanently, or whether you don’t know if your habit is at all problematic: We are here for you. We will support you to reach your goals – in a respectful collaboration with you.

How do treatments at Arud work?


About Arud

Arud is one of the leading institutions in the field of addiction medicine in Switzerland and employs approximately 130 people at its centrally located site near the main train station in Zurich. As an approved training centre by the Swiss Medical Association (FMH), we train future specialists in general internal medicine and psychiatry and offer also training courses for external specialists on the subject of addiction.

With its work in research and practice, Arud has been championing a pragmatic and evidence-based drug policy for over 30 years.

The team