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  • Using medicine that contains alcohol Date: 12-12-2013

    Assalamualaikum. I have a 5 year old son who likes to bite his nails until they bleed. I recently bought a Nail Bite Deterrent but realised it has alcohol content. The application is pretty much like applying nail polish. Is this ok for me to use on my young son - it being like a nail polish and having alcohol content? Please advise. JazakAllah .. More

  • Using donkey milk for medicinal purposes Date: 6-11-2013

    Dear Scholar, Assalamualaikum, I am concerned with frequent cough and congestion to my youngest daughter who didn't even complete 1 year. I have heard, donkey's milk is good cure as it has many medicinal properties that will cure congestion. My question is, is it Halal to serve DONKEY'S MILK? Jazakallah .. More

  • She is treated with a hormone extracted from a pregnant woman's urine Date: 24-5-2011

    Assalamualikum, I have been prescribed HCG 5000 unit injections biweekly as I am pregnant with the grace of Allah. I already had a miscarriage 5 years back . I read its composition. It is as follows: HCG is produced by the human placenta. It is extracted from pregnant woman's urine. It is the active ingredient of the injection. This is going to be my.. More

  • Taking fertility pills that contain gelatin extracted from pig Date: 13-2-2011

    salam aleikum sheikh.. i have one question..we have one store, its like pharmacy but not with recept tablets but with pills from herbs and the nature and vitamins and so on.. in this pharmacy they sell one very good pills for women who have hard to become pregnant..its almost like one miracle pill..it work on women even who have tried to become pregnant.. More

  • Her husband is doing reflexology for women Date: 8-11-2010

    My husband is doing reflexolgy my question is it permissible for him to work on strange women.Is there a fatwa to this.He is very deenly inclined.I feel that we should know the proper thing to do.shukran... More

  • An impermissible method to cure premature ejaculation Date: 7-11-2010

    Due to years of masturbation (which I deeply regret) I now suffer from premature ejaculation. I am worried now that when I get married I will be unable to satisfy my wife sexually. After much research I found a device which helps a man improve his sexual stamina and allow him to overcome any premature ejaculation problems. The device is like a sex.. More

  • Practicing quantum method Date: 2-11-2010

    Assalamualikum, Hope you are well. I am practicing meditation named as 'quantum method'( www.quantummethod.org), very popular in Bangladesh. I am benefited in different ways like stress reduction, increased self confidence by meditation . We are taught to visualize what we want in life.It is said that we can achieve our dreams if we can believe it.. More

  • The extent of disease that permits one to use forbidden medicines Date: 14-3-2010

    Assalaamo alaykom In case there be no other medications beside a medication that is haraam, what is the general rule for the illness so that we may use the medication? I mean how severe should the illness be? Further, What I exactly suffer is kind of religous OCD (obsessive compulsive disorder). I cannot do the Assajdah, since always thoughts ( or.. More

  • Men wearing gold-plated magnet bracelets for medical purposes Date: 28-1-2010

    selamaleikum wa rahmatullah wa barakatuh , My question is about man wearing Gold : i know tht it is prohibited for man to wear gold jewelry but I just want to know what is the Fatwa regarding man wearing gold or gold plated magnet bracelet or ring on his knees and elbows, hoping for natural healing medical benefits, and all will be 100% covered with.. More

  • Using Bach flower remedies Date: 25-1-2010

    Al salamo Alikm Wa Rahmato Allahe Wa Barakatoh. Bismillah Al Rahmaan Al Raheem. "There is a remedy approach called Bach Flower Remedies which uses flower and plant extracts for theraputic purposes, the method of preparation involves putting flowers on top of a mixture of brandy (40%) and pure spring water (60 %)-this mixture is called mother tincture,.. More

  • A Muslim doctor referring patients to other doctors who perform euthanasia and abortion Date: 6-1-2010

    Am I allowed as a moslim doctor to refer a patient who is aksing for euthanesia or an abortion to a collegue who might be wanting to offer these options for the patient? Am I committing a sin by this? And what about drugs who contain pork material or alcohol; can I subscribe them to non-moslims, even if there is an option of subscribing the same drugs.. More

  • Using the Five Elements theory in acupuncture treatment Date: 11-10-2009

    salam wa alakum wa rahmatuallahi wa barakatu i had started doing acupuncture for a while now and it has been working for me i have stopped using medicine and back to normal after doing acupuncture alhamedulla and i have been reading its halal based on a previous question and other fatwa sites but recently i have been reading more on acupuncture.. More

  • Male getting physiotherapy treatment from an aged female doctor Date: 11-6-2009

    Assalamalequm, Is it allowed to get Physiotherepy treatment for back and neck injury sustained from road accident from a femail physiotherepist of old age... More

  • Using pig's sperm as treatment Date: 29-4-2009

    Esselamu Laykum , My Q-is from a group of muslims for the right answer in our socity we need to make an answer becouse we are asked . Q-Is 1. -- In case man and woman have no kids , and they are in deep love with each other , they go to doctor and they advise special medicine which is popular now a days , doctor adwise to get sperm of Pigs or something.. More

  • A male doctor giving an injection necessary for c-section Date: 27-11-2008

    I am possibly going to have a c section because i have been told i will have a big baby inshallah.The thing is the person who admits the injection is male .there are no females who distribute this proceedure.What i need to know is it allowed for them to do this .My husband believes in the suunah way of life and is not keen for this to happen .The hospital.. More