pharmacies in Tema and its environs are recording high sales of various pregnancy avoiding medicines prior to the celebration of this year’s christmas festivities.
Most pharmacies visited confirmed the youth usually between the ages of 18 – 40, make purchase of these condoms,contraceptives or pregnancy test kits.
When quizzed, some of these medical counter assistants had no explanations as to why they have recorded massive increase in sales prior to the celebration of this year’s festive season but exclaimed its an annual occurance.
“Usually, when the senior high schools are on vacation, the sales tripples or quadruples”, one pharmacist spoke under anonimity of a well known pharmacy located in Sakumono.
A well known brand of condom and that of an aftermath pregnancy prevention pill, leads in sales and projections are that, sales are expected to increase drastically.