BL-50 (Wei Cang) Stomach Granary
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BL-50 (Wei Cang) Stomach Granary

Acupuncture Points on the Bladder Channel of Foot Tai Yang

Actions:

  • Harmonizes the middle jiao

Indications:

  • Abdominal distension, pain in the epigastric region and back, infantile indigestion.

Pont Location:

  • A Manual of Acupuncture: 3 cun lateral to the midline, level with the lower border of the spinous process of the twelfth thoracic vertebra (T12) and level with Weishu BL-21.
  • Chinese Acupuncture and Moxibustion: 3 cun lateral to the Governor Vessel, at the level of the lower border of the spinous process of the twelfth thoracic vertebra.

Needling Method:

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