Irish Pharmacy Union say medicine shortages a growing problem

The Irish Pharmacy Union says medicine shortages are a growing problem.

This comes as a new survey from the Union found 97% of pharmacists reported an increase in shortages in the past 12 months.

Many common medicines such as antibiotics and antidepressants are among those in short supply.

IPU secretary general, Darragh O'Loughlin says it's a major concern: