Vamana Karma, also known as â€œmedical emesisâ€ or â€œmedical 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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