Virechana – Purgation

Virechana is one among the five therapeutic procedures of panchakarma. It is a medicated purgation therapy which cleanses Pitta-related disorders (for example, liver, GIT disorders, gout, etc). It pacifies the pitta dosha and thus its related disorders.


  • Detoxification of the toxins from the body
  • Detoxify the toxins from the liver and hence regulates proper metabolism
  • Beneficial in skin disorders, urticarial rashes, allergies
  • In case of Gout, rheumatism, purgation is classically said to be the best
  • Relieves gastro-intestinal disorders


  • Gout
  • Obesity
  • Chronic asthma
  • Tumor growth
  • Jaundice
  • Liver and spleen disorders
  • Eczema, psoriasis, acne
  • Allergies