PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — With the battle over abortion heating up, some pharmacists say the Plan B morning-after pill is flying off the shelves. They say they’re having trouble keeping the over-the-counter medication in stock.Some Philadelphia Residents Facing Fines For Piled Up Curbside Trash As Pickups Delayed
Those pharmacists say some women are afraid as states move to tighten abortion laws.Sixers Force Game 7 With Gritty Road Win Over Hawks
“They’re afraid they might get into something that would hold them from getting an abortion,” pharmacist Sarah Alameddine said. “The demand has been high, it will continue to be high.”Police Searching For Dirt Bike-Riding Suspect In West Philadelphia Deadly Shooting
So far, there’s been no word from the manufacturers of the morning-after pill if some other factor might account for its increase in demand.