Vamana is a process of drug-induced vomiting to expel mainly the vitiated Kapha dosha from the body. Purvakarma procedures like oleation and sweating are essential for this therapy.
Oleation, internal as well as external , liquefies the amam trapped deep in the dhatus. After three to seven days of oleation , the skin of the patient becomes shiny and oil appears even in the urine and faeces. These and some others are considered good indications or samyagyoga. Excessive oleation is known as atiyoga , and insufficient oleation is known as ayoga. If either of these occurs, the patient is not allowed to proceed to the next stage,sudation. The Atiyoga has to be mitigated. To remedy ayoga the oleation is continued till Samyagyoga is achieved.
- 1. Asthma.
- 2. Allergy.
- 3. Psoriasis.
The Drugs which are used for Vamana are Hot, Sharp, Subte, Pervading the entire body before getting Digested causing Looseness of Joints. Theses by Virtue of their Own Potency, reach the heart and Circulate through the Vessels. Because of their hot nature they liquify the adhered morbid material and because of their sharpness they separate the adhered morbid material after separation moves floating without adhesion in the body which had been applied with Oil.
Because of the nature to move through subtle channels and to flow towards GIT, reaches the stomach and gets propelled by Air. Due to the predominance of fire and air and also due to its specific action these move upwards and gets expelled through Mouth.
- 1. Increase in appetite.
- 2. Reduction of Weight.
- 3. Improved immunity.