Educational needs and awareness of pharmacy and medical students toward Halal medicine

Palanisamy, Uma Devi and Khan, Tahir Mehmood and Jacob, Sabrina Anne (2017) Educational needs and awareness of pharmacy and medical students toward Halal medicine. In: Monash Medicine Curriculum Conference 2017, 2017-07-21.

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    Abstract

    Halal pharmaceuticals are medicines permitted by Shariah law, and refers to medicines that do not contain any parts of animals that are categorised as haram (dogs, pigs, and ones with pointed teeth), alcohol, and other substances/preparations/extraction methods that are prohibited as ‘haram’ under Shariah law.(1)