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General Supervisor: Shaykh Muhammad Saalih al-Munajjid
Sun 14 Raj 1436 - 3 May 2015
What is permitted for the fasting person
22833 - Eating out of forgetfulness in Ramadan does not matter
172499 - Is the fast invalidated by swallowing phlegm or sticking one’s finger in one’s ear?
14225 - Delaying ghusl from janaabah in Ramadaan until the sun has risen does not invalidate the fast
155153 - Using something to cleanse the mouth and give it a nice smell when fasting
156278 - Is it permissible to use a nasal spray that contains a percentage of alcohol? Does it break the fast for one who is fasting?
13619 - Using toothpaste whilst fasting
37892 - Insulin injections taken by a diabetic do not invalidate the fast
22913 - Using something to remove bad breath during Ramadaan
80208 - Ruling on using ear drops during the day in Ramadaan
82308 - Having fillings and applying medicine to the teeth does not affect the fast
12616 - Is saying Ramadan Mubarak be bidah
106495 - Ruling on anaesthetic injections and cleaning, filling or extraction of teeth whilst fasting
95062 - Anaesthetic does not break the fast
39210 - Fasting person using cream to moisturize the lips
106497 - Rinsing the nose and mouth when fasting
108014 - Fasting person using miswaak and toothpaste
103523 - Ruling on nicotine patches
93248 - His tooth was giving him pain so he broke the fast
79190 - If bits of food go down his throat without him meaning them to, does that invalidate his fast?
80425 - The food comes back up to his throat – what should he do?
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