The previous cleanings – known as emetic purges – are excellent, especially becuase they cause an energetic, emotional, mental and spiritual cleansing. The results are almost immediately felt and give relief. Sometimes the purges are a prerequisite to begin treatments with other plants.
Purge is needed before the start of diet and retreat, and usually before an ayahuasca ceremony. Apart from the physical cleansing of toxins that occurs, the purges help restore, release and expel the negative emotions that we have accumulated over time. With the purge, it also stimulates the ability of dreaming.
More than 70 different purgative plants are used, depending on the patient needs. The purges last 1 to 3 hours