Contraception

Shortened Question:

Is it permissible to use IUD contraception?

Question:

I am using the IUD copper coil, but recently have been told that it is Haraam to use it. Also that if I die then my Janaza cannot be performed. Please can you give me information regarding this. The reason I am using the contraception is that I have 3 children born by C-section, so I do not want another C-section very soon.

Answer:

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.

As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh.

It is permissible to use the IUD copper coil contraceptive[1].

 

And Allah Ta’āla Knows Best

Hanif Yusuf Patel

Student Darul Iftaa
UK

Checked and Approved by,
Mufti Ebrahim Desai.

 

 

References

[1] قال: ويعزل عن أمته بغير إذنها ولا يعزل عن زوجته إلا بإذنها

[Al-Hidayah ma`a al-Inayah, 6:126, Dar al-Kutub al-Ilmiyyah, Beirut; Al-Lubab fi Sharh al-Kitab, 5:361, Dar al-Basha`ir al-Islamiyyah, Beirut]

وان كان العزل برضاها لا يكره، لانها رضيت بفوات حقها

[Bada`I as-Sana`I, 2:334, Dar al-Kutub al-Ilmiyyah]

عن جابر قال: كنا نعزل على عهد النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم والقرآن ينزل

[Saheeh al-Bukhari, 4911]

قال ابن الهمام: العزل جائز عند عامة العلماء وكرهه قوم من الصحابة وغيرهم والصحيح الجواز

[Mirqat al-Mafatih Sharh Mishkat al-Masabih, 5:2090, Dar al-Fikr, Beirut]

[Contemporary Fatawa, p.136; Fatawa Dar al-Uloom Zakariyya, 3:651; Also see: Ahsan al-Fatawa, 8:347-353]

وأما:

وفي شرح الوقاية : وضع الكرسف مستحب للبكر في الحيض وللثيب في كل حال وموضعه موضع البكارة ويكره في الفرج الداخل

[Al-Bahr ar-Ra`iq Sharh Kanz ad-Daqa`iq, 1:203; Radd al-Muhtar ala ad-Durr al-Mukhtar, 1:289, H.M. Saeed Company]

وعن محمد بن سلمة البلخي رحمه الله أنه يكره للمرأة أن تضع الكرسف في الفرج الداخل، قال: لأن ذلك يشبه النكاح بيدها.

[Al-Muhit al-Burhani, 1:401, Idarat al-Qur`an wa al-Majlis al-Ilmiy]

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