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After Bite® Earns No. 1 Pharmacist Recommendation Again for Insect Bite and Sting Management

rygr June 18, 2020

Three-quarters of pharmacists recommend After Bite according to U.S. News & World Report and Pharmacy Times guide


LITTLETON, N.H. (June 18, 2020) As mosquito, bee and insect season ramps up, U.S. News & World Report and Pharmacy Times® recognize After Bite® as the No. 1 brand recommended by pharmacists once again. For over 45 years, After Bite has delivered relief from itching, pain and discomfort caused by insect bites. In its second year as a category, the annual pharmacist-recommended product rankings guide for insect bite and sting management shows that seventy-seven percent of pharmacists surveyed recommend After Bite for treating insect bites and stings. After Bite has topped the list each year since the category’s inception.

“After Bite is the top-selling insect bite treatment in North America and we are proud to be recommended by pharmacists across the US as a go-to product for relieving the itch associated with bites from mosquitoes, black flies, bees, and other insects,” says Katie Jones, After Bite brand manager. “Consumers trust pharmacists, and pharmacists trust After Bite.”

U.S. News & World Report, a global authority in rankings and consumer advice, has published its pharmacist-recommended drug and device brands report for nearly 25 years. Categories reviewed in the guide include topical antibiotics, cough suppressants, antihistamines and more.

The complete After Bite collection includes After Bite® Advanced Formula, After Bite® Kids, After Bite® Outdoor, After Bite® Xtra and After Bite® Plus, available at Amazon, Walmart, REI and retailers nationwide.

To read the full insect bite and sting management rankings report, please visit:

Please direct all media inquiries to Account Manager Ethan Peck at

About After Bite®: Trusted for over 45 years, After Bite is the pharmacist-preferred insect bite treatment that provides instant relief from the itching, pain, and discomfort of insect bites and stings. The long-lasting advanced liquid formula works fast to stop the itch caused by biting insects like mosquitoes, black flies, bees, and more.

About Adventure Ready Brands: Founded in 1973 in the heart of New Hampshire’s iconic White Mountains, Adventure Ready Brands has always operated with a simple, unified goal: To inspire outdoor adventure, no matter the condition. With innovative products from the organized-by-injury Adventure® Medical Kits to the category-leading After Bite® insect sting treatment, Adventure Ready Brands has—and continues—to make good on that promise.

Contact: Ethan Peck
970-924-0704 ext. 107