You should not skip your
medication, if it has been prescribed for you to take it daily. This is
especially in instances where the illness you are suffering from is contagious
if not curbed.
However, it is obligatory for you
to find a way out as far as possible. Consult your doctor if you can take your
medications outside the fasting timing during this period.
Scholars have different views on
According to Hanafi scholars, you
may say your Ramadan Fasting niyyah for the entire month. Shafi’i scholars
however made it a condition to say the niyyah daily.
Nontheless, if you fear
forgetting to say the niyyah, you may say it for the entire month but at the
same time to say it daily as well. If you happened to forget, let us hope that
the niyyah you said early Ramadan may cover it.
The swab test is neither food nor drink which invalidate the fast.
If an individual has to undergo a swab test, he/she is encouraged to do so to limit the transmission of the virus and to safeguard the well-being of the community.