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BL-43 (Gao Huang Shu) Gao Huang Shu

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  • Tonifies and nourishes the Lung, Heart, Kidneys, Spleen and Stomach
  • Nourishes yin and clears heat
  • Calms the spirit
  • Fosters the original Qi
  • Resolves phlegm


  • Pulmonary tuberculosis, cough, asthma, spitting of blood, night sweating, poor memory, nocturnal emission.


  • 3 cun lateral to the Governor Vessel, at the level of the lower border of the spinous process of the fourth thoracic vertebra, on the spinal border of the scapula.
  • 3 cun lateral to the midline, level with the lower border of the spinous process of the fourth thoracic vertebra (T4) and level with Jueyinshu BL-14.

Needling Method:

  • Puncture perpendicularly 0.3-0.5 inch. Moxibustion is applicable.

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