Q: What is the ruling on smoking during Ramadan?
A: Smoking is generally discouraged during Ramadan, as it can be harmful to one’s health and can also break one’s fast if any smoke is consumed. However, it is ultimately up to the individual to decide whether or not to smoke during Ramadan.
Q: Can a person take medication during Ramadan?
A: Yes, it is allowed to take medication during Ramadan, as it is necessary for one’s health and well-being. However, medication should be taken during non-fasting hours whenever possible, and if it is necessary to take medication during fasting hours, it should be done with a sip of water and *only if the medication cannot be delayed until non-fasting hours*. (means in case of death warning if not medicated)