A Literary View of Vaman and Virechan Karma in the Management of Sthula Pramehi w.s.r. Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

Santosh Choudhary, Mahesh Kumar Sharma, Gyanprakash Sharma, (doi: 10.23953/cloud.ijaayush.309)


Diabetes mellitus is a chronic metabolic disorder in which the body is unable to make proper use of glucose due to reduced secretion of insulin by the pancrease resulting in hyperglycemia (high blood sugar) and glycosuria (sugar in urine) we take is generally broken down into simple sugar called glucose in over body. Glucose circulates in the blood and enters the cell with the help of insulin. Due to sedentary lifestyle and predisposition the beta cell are unable to make insulin, which is the key for glucose to enter into the cells. Panchkarma is the popular term for shodhan chikitsa. Among that Virechan is an important one. Virechan is the therapy the doshas are made to pass through the adhomarg.


Diabetes mellitus; Panchkarma; Vaman; Virechan

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