About Vasti (Medicated Enema) -:
Vasti is a therapy that uses an enema of herbal oils or decoction to heal the body.
In this, the therapy is given to the patient by medicated oil or herbs. It is the procedure by which the medicines in suspension form are administered through the rectum or genitourinary tract.
Vasti balanced Vata dosha and other two dosha also which is Pitta and Kapha dosha are balanced. In this therapy there are two types of Vasti involved first one is Niruha Vasti and second is Sneha Vasti.
Niruha Vasti eliminate or cleansing enema through herbal oils. In this therapy, the treatment is given by decoction and medicated oil, ghee this will be administered through anal route.
Sneha Vasti causes colonic detoxification and helps to flush out all the toxins. It helps to lubricate the colon and stimulates bowel movements. It reduces the backache and that pain which is caused by gout and rheumatism.