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Nasogastric Feeding and Kashrut

Nasogastric Feeding and Kashrut Question: לכבוד הרבנים ומרן הגאב׳ד שליט׳א A patient who is being fed through a nasogastric (NG) tube: does he need to check as to whether the feed contains only kosher ingredients or not? Most are milk based Many Thanks Answer: No, this form of ingesting is not considered eating according to halacha and there is no kashrus concern. Sources: See Shu"t Tzitz Eliezer 14:70, Maha ...

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