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6th International Congress of the WIAMH

Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina, August 13-15, 1999.




Psychiatric Clinic of the University Clinical Centre, Faculty of Medicine of the Tuzla University, 75 000 Tuzla,
Faculty of Islamic Sciences of the Sarajevo University, 71 000 Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Misuse of narcotics and other substances that cause addiction has been present on all meridians for a long time. It presents a great social and cultural problem of every community. Authors have firstly shown fundamental Islamic stands in relation to addictions, following the sources of Islamic rights, Announcement of Kur’an and practice of the God’s Emissary Muhamed a.s. (sunnet and hadis). Then, they have given the overview of the recent international classification of illnesses and kindred health problems according to the 10th Review of the International Classification of Illnesses (Group "F10-F19" – Mental disorders and disorders in behaviour caused by misuse of psycho-active substances). In accordance with medical qualifications of certain psycho-active substances and their damaging effect on psycho-social and physical well-being of an individual and a community, they tried to give an overview of Islamic stands dating from the time when Islam was born in the 7th Century of the New Era.


Key words:Islam – Drugs – Problems of Addiction


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