21 Oct, 2017 | 30 Muharram, 1439 AH

Is it allowed to take sleeping pills in old age to deal with sleeping problems? Moreover, is it allowed for a person to take anti depressants when prescribed by a psychiatrist due to a genuine psychological disorder?

Is it allowed to take sleeping pills in old age to deal with sleeping problems? Moreover, is it allowed for a person to take anti depressants when prescribed by a psychiatrist due to a genuine psychological disorder?

الجواب حامدا ومصلیا

You can take sleeping medicine according to Doctor's advice.

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احقرمحمد ابوبکر صدیق  غفراللہ لہ

دارالافتاء ،معہد الفقیر الاسلامی، جھنگ

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