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Prashant A Suru


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          Vamana Karma, also known as “medical emesis†or “medical vomitingâ€, is one of the five Procedures of Panchakarma which is used in treatment of Kaphaj disorders. Panchakarma procedure is the most essential part of Ayurveda treatments. In Ayurved diseases of Ear,Nose,Throat & Head And Eye And their Management are studied in Branch Which is Called as Shalakya Tantra.

Now a days Shalakya (ENT & Ophthalmic) Diseases are Major Concerned Because patient does not want to go for surgical procedure. Looking towards Ayurved, there are lot of Panchakarma Procedures Advocated for Shalakya (ENT & Ophthalmic) disorders. Among this Panchakarma Procedure Vaman Karma (medical emesis) is the Primary Procedure.


Key Words- Vaman procedure/ Karma, Panchakarma,Shalakya Tantra, Medical emesis or Vomiting ,Kaphaj disorders,Ayurvedic Management for ENT & Ophthalmic Diseases.



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WAGHMARE, G. A., & Suru, P. A. (2019). VAMANA KARMA IN SHALAKYA TANTRA - A LITERARY REVIEW. Ayurlog: National Journal of Research in Ayurved Science, 7(03). Retrieved from
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