Virechana Treatment

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Virechana Ayurveda Treatment In India

Virechana treatment is one of the Panchakarma treatments where a patient is made to undergo controlled therapeutic purgation for a specified amount of time. “According to Ayurveda, Virechana treatment is targeted to expel the increased or vitiated pitta dosha from the body.

Pitta dosha is responsible for all the digestive system functions, and metabolism in the body when it is in a balanced state. If pitta dosha goes out of control, it causes digestive tract disorders, skin diseases, liver and spleen diseases, etc.


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What is Virechana

Virechana is the purgative treatment. It cleans the digestive tract including small intestine, liver, gall bladder and pancreas. To eliminate pitta and other toxins, it works in a downward direction. Virechana eliminates harmful toxins from blood also. It treats many disorders like chronic headaches, urinary problems, skin diseases and allergies. Herbs and medication induces the purging process and cleans the entire system.

How does this work?

Benefits of Virechana

Virechana Therapy has several benefits like:

  • In case of accumulation of Pitta dosha, Virechana helps in detoxifying the body.
  • Virechana helps patients with heart disease, asthma and diabetes. It is also beneficial for treating problems like piles, constipation, jaundice and inflammations.
  • Virechana helps in deep cleaning of the whole gastrointestinal tract. It also cleans the body from poisoning.
  • Various skins disorders and allergies can cure easily by Virechana treatment.

Virechana is done by purgative substances. These medicines help in smooth bowel movement and cleansing the gastrointestinal tract thoroughly.

Some of those substances are like Aloe vera, Bhumi, Amalaki, Salt, Cow’s urine, Mango juice, Triphala and castor oil. Other than these items, cow’s ghee, flax seeds and Raisins also plays a vital role in this treatment.

Contraindications for Virechana

  • Childhood and Old age 
  • Diarrhoea and Dehydration causing Debility and Weakness
  • Bleeding from rectum or lung cavities with a Prolapsed rectum 
  • Excess snehana or svedana
  • Foreign body in the stomach after Vamana or basti
  • Acute fever with a thin or weak body
  • Severe, chronic constipation with hard stool causing Ulcerative colitis.

Our Treatment Philosophy

Every person is unique, hence treatment for the person’s disease must be unique too. Sandhya Medicity doctors take
the ayurveda approach, which includes:

Personalized Treatment and Medicines

Completely personalized authentic Ayurvedic medicines based on thorough diagnosis of the root-cause

End-To-End Relief Tracking

Throughout your treatment journey, a team of health coaches stay connected with you to track your relief progress and help with your health queries.

Diet & Lifestyle Plans Customized Just for You

Customized remedy including diet, therapy and lifestyle planners designed by your doctor to compliment the medicines for holistic treatment of the root-cause

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