HT-05 (Tong Li) Connecting Li
Acupuncture Points on the Heart Channel of Hand Shao Yin
- Luo (Connecting) Point
- Ma Dan-yang Heavenly Star Point
- Calms the spirit
- Regulates Heart rhythm
- Benefits the tongue
- Activates the channel and alleviates pain
- Palpitation, dizziness, blurring of vision, sore throat, sudden loss of voice, aphasia with stiffness of the tongue, pain in the wrist and elbow.
- A Manual of Acupuncture: On the radial side of the tendon of flexor carpi ulnaris, 1 cun proximal to Shenmen HE-7.
- Chinese Acupuncture and Moxibustion: When the palm faces upward, the point is on the radial side of the tendon of m. flexor carpi ulnaris, 1 cun above the transverse crease of the wrist.
- Puncture perpendicularly 0.3-0.5 inch. Moxibustion is applicable.