Question and Answer on Alcohol Sanitizer

Q: ARE ALCOHOL BASE SANITIZERS IMPURE?

A: NO.

Q: CAN WE TAKE INJECTION WHEN THE NURSE FIRST DIPS COTTON WOOL IN SPIRIT (ALCOHOL) TO CLEAN OUR SKIN?

A: YES.

Follow the link below and watch Sheikh Saalih Ibnu ‘Uthaymeen answer questions on the interpretation of the verse:

(یَـٰۤأَیُّهَا ٱلَّذِینَ ءَامَنُوۤا۟ إِنَّمَا ٱلۡخَمۡرُ وَٱلۡمَیۡسِرُ وَٱلۡأَنصَابُ وَٱلۡأَزۡلَـٰمُ رِجۡسࣱ مِّنۡ عَمَلِ ٱلشَّیۡطَـٰنِ فَٱجۡتَنِبُوهُ لَعَلَّكُمۡ تُفۡلِحُونَ)
[Surat Al-Ma’idah 90]

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We are aware that some scholars differ on the matter.

Written By: Sheikh Murtala Adedokun, Hafidhahullah, in his Facebook page.