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Assalam Alaikum.

My grandmother is very sick and was recommended to drink a special wine made from grape to cure her. They also said it would give her a lot of strength. However, we are very confused if it is Haram or not because we are consuming it with the intention of getting strength, not getting intoxicated.

I will not accept any answers that do not have a Quran or Hadith reference!


asked 5711 Anakata's gravatar image

This is a bad site for trying to get fatwas as most of us are not Alim. If you have any questions, try and the shaykh will answer you within the day or a few days inshaAllah

(Apr 27 at 17:03) IbnFaruque IbnFaruque's gravatar image

You have hurt my feelings.

(Apr 27 at 19:45) Muhammad noor qutawna Muhammad%20noor%20qutawna's gravatar image

It is 100% halal. For an example, From Hadith- if you are in the desert starving for food, and you find a dog, you can consume it for the sole purpose to help yourself. Like your grandmother, she is sick. If it heals her up with the wine it's more than halal it's medication. Do not worry she can take it, my friend needed medical marijuana to get rid of his cancer, he's been cured from it too. Allah help those who are righteous and I will keep your grandma in my prayer.

answered 1535 Muhammad%20noor%20qutawna's gravatar image

Assalamualaikum. Brother, actually the wine may be haram. its not as if this is the only option.

(Apr 27 at 16:58) IbnFaruque IbnFaruque's gravatar image

But if there is no other option my friend? We are talking about the wine here. How am I supposed to know the sickness and what else can cure it? Only god knows what's the real cure friend.

(Apr 27 at 17:03) Muhammad noor qutawna Muhammad%20noor%20qutawna's gravatar image

Thanks, but I need an exact reference and exact relevance for my question.

(Apr 27 at 17:06) Anakata Anakata's gravatar image

I had given you an example from the Hadith. If there is no other option, and you need it to save your life, you must take it.

(Apr 27 at 17:16) Muhammad noor qutawna Muhammad%20noor%20qutawna's gravatar image

Precise wording is alcohol not wine. Alcohol has -OH group.

I would recommend asking a chemist if this really is wine what you are talking about because chemistry may say otherwise.

(Apr 27 at 21:10) abdul_wasay ♦ abdul_wasay's gravatar image
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