Mainly used in the elimination of kapha disorders.
In the purvakarma stage, patient goes through oil therapy for 3-7 days. The patient also goes through the medicated sweating process. By the end of this the toxins are all moved into the stomach. During the pradhanakarma stage, the patient is given an emetic which induces vomitting. All the toxins from the stomach are removed this way. In the paschatkarma stage the patient is made to inhale medicated smoke & give complete rest.