Sunday, June 23, 2024
No menu items!

Dissolvable tablets under the tongue

Fatwaa ID: 1089

Question:
السلام علیکم و رحمة الله و بركاته
Hadhrat Mufti Saheb
If a person has dissolve able tablets under his tongue and reads namaz in this condition, what is the ruling?
Jzkl khair

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

In principle, if food, medicine or other particles go down the throat while performing salaah, then that will invalidate the salaah. Dissolvable tablets melt when they come in contact with saliva and/or liquid. Accordingly, keeping them under the tongue will definitely make them dissolve and particles would go down the throat. Thus, salaah will be invalidated.

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.