The journey of Compex begins in 1986, when ABB-BCC Secheron, a leading industrial electronics and technology company, created the subsidiary MediCompex SA in Geneva, Switzerland. In 1988 the first Computerised Muscle Pocket Exerciser, or Compex, was born. Since then, Compex has been providing clinically-proven and market-leading muscle stimulators to athletes and sports enthusiasts all over globe.
In the time since then, Compex has become the world leader in portable muscle stimulators which help improve performance & recovery in sports. Compex’s flagship muscle stimulation technology is essential to health care professionals and the most demanding athletes. It is now a widely known training technique coming from an unparalleled expertise, used for physical preparation, muscular recovery, injury prevention and pain treatment in sports and fitness. Backed up by clinical trials proving their effectiveness, Compex muscle stimulators belong to medical device category class II and meet the requirements of the European Medical Standard 93/42 EEC.