Kashaya vasthy is normally done after a course of Sneha vasthy. This is a therapeutic and cleansing enema where a combination of honey, oil, herbal paste, and herbal decoction is administered as per the patient’s requirement and condition. The medicated decoction is introduced through the rectum and retaining it in the stomach for a specific duration.
Kashaya vasti helps eliminate Vata and alleviates disorders such as arthritis, constipation, neurological ailments, paralysis, flatulence, lower backache, gout and rheumatism.
Duration: Depends on the condition of the patient.