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E953 and E551

Fatwaa ID: 1004

Question:
السلام عليكم
If vitamins contain E-953 and E-551. Are these fine to take ?

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

E953 or isomalt is a halaal ingredient, synthetically sourced from sucrose. E551 or silicone dioxide is also a halaal ingredient, sourced from rocks and sand.

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


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