Wednesday, July 17, 2024
No menu items!

Bone marrow powder supplement

Fatwaa ID: 1863

Question:
السلام عليكم مفتي صاحب
I make dua that you are with aafiyah.
Question: can a bone marrow powder supplement be taken if it is made from bovine bones, brains and spinal cord?

Answer:
In the Name of Allaah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.
As-salaamu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullaahi wa-barakaatuh.

The brains and the spinal cords will have to be sourced from halaal-slaughtered animals. If they are not, then the bone marrow powder supplement would be haraam. The default would be that they are not halaal-slaughtered unless stated otherwise.

And Allaah Ta’aala knows best.
Mufti Muajul I. Chowdhury
Darul Iftaa New York
https://askthemufti.us/

وصل اللهم وسلم وبارك على سيدنا محمد وعلى ءاله وصحبه أجمعين

__________________
Disclaimer

Darul Iftaa New York answers questions on issues pertaining to Shari’ah. These questions and answers are placed for public view on askthemufti.us for educational purposes. The rulings given here are based on the questions posed and should be read in conjunction with the questions. Many answers are unique to a particular scenario and cannot be taken as a basis to establish a ruling in another situation. 

Darul Iftaa New York bears no responsibility with regard to its answers being used out of their intended contexts, nor with regard to any loss or damage that may be caused by acting on its answers or not doing so.

References and links to other websites should not be taken as an endorsement of all contents of those websites. 

Answers may not be used as evidence in any court of law without prior written consent of Darul Iftaa New York.