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REN-14 (Ju Que) Great Tower Gate

Previous PointNext Point  Acupuncture Points on the Ren Mai (Conception Vessel)
  • Front Mu of the Heart

Actions:

  • Regulates the Heart and alleviates pain
  • Descends Lung Qi and unbinds the chest
  • Transforms phlegm and calms the spirit
  • Harmonizes the Stomach and descends rebellion

Indications:

  • Pain in the cardiac region and the chest, nausea, acid regurgitation, difficulty in swallowing, vomiting, mental disorders, epilepsy, palpitation.

Location

CAM:
  • On the anterior midline of the abdomen, 6 cun above the umbilicus.
AMOA:
  • On the midline of the abdomen, 6 cun above the umbilicus and 2 cun below the sternocostal angle.

Needling Method:

  • Puncture perpendicularly 0.3-0.8 inch. Moxibustion is applicable.

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