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HALAL PHARMA

Providing Halal

Pharmaceutical Options to Muslims

T

he Islamic achievements in medieval medicine were groundbreaking. Muslim scholars spearheaded the impressive growth and discoveries in many scientific fields, especially pharmaceuticals. They were, in fact, acknowledged as the founders of modern medicines. In spite of all this, however, Muslims today are still finding themselves shut out to having halal pharmaceuticals and medicines as an option. For the record, the pharmaceutical industry is made up of two main sub-sectors,

the medicines and the health; and dietary supplements. “Medicines are constantly in demand, regardless of economic conditions. Supplements are for wellness, immunity and energy. It is a preventive and promotive healthcare option. At the moment, all segments offer very little information on Halal status to Muslims� said Amrahi Buang, Former Chief Pharmacist and Deputy Director University Malaya Medical Centre (UMMC).

Medicines are constantly in demand, regardless of economic conditions. Supplements are for wellness, immunity and energy. It is a preventive and promotive healthcare option. At the moment, all segments offer very little information on Halal status to Muslims | Amrahi Buang

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HMAG | GHaS 2019  

HMAG | GHaS 2019  

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