When Does Vomit Break the Fast

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Fatwa ID: 06209


Answered by: Alimah Zakiratul Hoque




When does vomit break the fast? 



In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful




To intentionally vomit (i.e., to do something which causes you to vomit) does not break the fast unless it is a mouthful (Raddul Mukhtaar, Vol 3, Pg 393). If it is a mouthful, Qadhaa will be necessary.


إن استسقاء عامدًا إن كان ملء الفم فسد بالإجماع و إن أقل فلا




Only Allah knows best.

Written by Alimah Zakiratul Hoque

Checked and approved by Mufti Mohammed Tosir Miah

Darul Ifta Birmingham







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