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Year : 2013  |  Volume : 1  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 95-98

Therapeutic emesis (Vamana) – management of Shētapitta – A case study


1 H.O.D., Dept. of Panchakarma, Mahatma Gandhi Ayurved College, Hospital & Research Center, Salod (H), Wardha, Maharastra, India
2 Lecturer, Dept. of Panchakarma, Mahatma Gandhi Ayurved College, Hospital & Research Center, Salod (H), Wardha, Maharashtra, India

Correspondence Address:
Shiva Rama Prasad Kethamakka
H.O.D., Dept. of Panchakarma, Mahatma Gandhi Ayurved College, Hospital & Research Center, Salod (H), Wardha, Maharastra
India
Vidya K Nanwatkar
Lecturer, Dept. of Panchakarma, Mahatma Gandhi Ayurved College, Hospital & Research Center, Salod (H), Wardha, Maharashtra
India
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45 years aged male with round erythematous itching patches diagnosed as “Sheetapitta” (Urticaria) and treated with Sadyah snehana and Mdanaphala Vamana Karma after conducting pre procedures of Vamana. The patient vomited 6 times a total content of 3800ml against 2500ml of input. At the end of the Vamana, Pitta is vomited. After an hour the Vamana karma patient got relived of presenting complaints. The erythematous itching patches are disappeared and patient is comfortable. The Madanaphala therapeutic emesis (Vamana Karma) is a safe Ayurveda Panchakarma protocol to eliminate kapha accumulated either by pathological condition or dietetic mismanagement from stomach.


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