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Medical Interventions and Their Effect on Validity of Fast

Modes of Administration of Medication and Medical Interventions Effects on the Validity of the Fast


This site page has been set up to provide a quick reference for health care profesionals around the world and other indiviuals who may be interested in this subject regarding the effects on the validity of the fast (Ramaḍān) by different modes of administration of medication and medical interventions. A frequently posed question with contradicting answers is if the use of the inhaler breaks the fast or not. This has been discussed in detail on a separate page, here.

Information for the general public and non-medical things which which break the fast can be found here.

Providing accurate information on this subject is an on going project, if you have any comments or you feel something has been missed out please contact Dr. Abid Hussain via email,