DU-04 (Ming Men) Life Gate
Acupuncture Points on the Du Mai (Governing Vessel)
- Clears heat
- Regulates the Governing vessel
- Tonifies the Kidneys
- Benefits the lumbar spine
- Stiffness of the back, lumbago, impotence, nocturnal emission, irregular menstruation, diarrhea, indigestion, leukorrhea.
- Below the spinous process of the second lumbar vertebra.
- On the midline of the lower back, in the depression below the spinous process of the second lumbar vertebra.
- Puncture perpendicularly 0.5-1.0 inch. Moxibustion is applicable.