The word panchakarma is comprising of two words namely Pancha and Karma. Pancha means five and Karma means therapy. The five methods or procedures(panchakarma) are the elimination of vitiated doshas from the body are listed below.
vamana karma (emesis therapy)
virechana karma (purgation therapy)
anuvasana vasti karma (unctuous enema therapy)
nirooha vasti karma (decoction enema therapy)
nasya karma (errhsine therapy)