EFFECT OF VIRECHANA KARMA IN SHITAPITTA: A CASE STUDY
Dr. Madhuri Bhaskar Kulkarni*, Dr. Kad Ujwala Vilas and Dr. Valsange Anuja Baswraj
Shitapitta is the disease mainly caused due to vitiation of pitta dosha with vata anubandha.It is a common skin condition now-a-days and patients suffer from red patches and severe itching,discomfort.Virechana karma is among the panchakarmas – i.e. shodhan karmas specially beneficial for pittaja vyadhis.A case presenting with symptoms of shitapitta visited to opd is discussed in this article.
Keywords: Shitapitta, virechana, panchakarma.
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