Tuesday, 23 July 2019

Ceisteanna (50)

Aengus Ó Snodaigh

Ceist:

50. Deputy Aengus Ó Snodaigh asked the Taoiseach and Minister for Defence the stock of anti-malaria drugs (details supplied) in view of the recent decision to bolster the Army contingent in Mali, Africa with personnel from the Army Ranger Wing. [31876/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Defence)

Details are set out in the following table, as requested:

Drug 

Stock (Capsules)

Mefloquine

32

Malarone

96

Doxycyline

411

With the exception of Mefloquine, further stocks of each drug may be obtained within one day, as required. I understand that Mefloquine is typically delivered within 5 days of placing an order.