The Morning After Pill in Zambia

An emergency contraceptive pill stops pregnancy before it starts. It is not the same as the abortion pill. It works up to 5 days (or 120 hours) after unprotected sex, depending on the type. You can read more about the method here.
The Morning After Pill in Zambia

Are emergency contraceptive pills widely available in Zambia?

Yes, emergency contraceptive pills are available at public and private clinics and pharmacies.

Do I need a prescription to buy emergency contraceptive pills in Zambia?

No, you don’t need a prescription to buy emergency contraceptive pills.

Is there any age restriction for accessing emergency contraceptive pills in Zambia?

No, there’s no age restriction for accessing emergency contraceptive pills.

How much does an emergency contraceptive pill cost in Zambia?

Emergency contraceptive pills can cost between 10 and 20 Zambian kwacha.

What are the different emergency contraceptive pill brands available in Zambia?

The most widely available brands in Zambia are Lenor 72, Pregnon, Revoke 72, Safe Pill, Today Pill and POSTPILL.

Who can I contact for more information in Zambia?

Planned Parenthood Association of Zambia

Plot 4592/11, Nkanchibaya Road

Off Addis Ababa Drive, Rhodes Park

Lusaka, Zambia

+260 211 256182

[email protected]

Marie Stopes Zambia

Plot 120 Kudu Road,

Kabulonga

P.O Box 33739

Lusaka, Zambia – 10101

+260 211 268 732

[email protected]