Category: Fasting
Fatwa#: 38408
Asked Country: United States

Answered Date: May 29,2017

Title: RAMADHAAN FAQs [PART 2]

Question

RAMADHAAN FAQs [PART 2]

Answer

RAMADHAAN FAQs [PART 2]

Q: Can eardrops be used?

A: If a person’s eardrum is imperforated, he may use ear drops.  If someone has perforated ear drums, it will not be permissible to use ear drops.

 

Q: Can we use insulin injections whilst fasting?

A: It is permissible to use insulin injections.  Injections do not break a fast.

 

Q: Will a nasal spray break the fast?

A: Yes, a nasal spray will break the fast.

 

Q: I engaged in intercourse with my spouse?

A: Intercourse will invalidate the fast and will make Qadhā and Kaffārah compulsory.

 

Q: I had a wet dream whilst fasting.  Is my fast broken?

A: A wet dream will not invalidate the fast.

 

And Allah Ta’ala Knows Best

Mufti Ebrahim Desai 

 

 

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