LIV-03 (Tai Chong) Great Surge
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LIV-03 (Tai Chong) Great Surge

Acupuncture Points on the Liver Channel of Foot Jue Yin
  • Yuan (Source) Point
  • Acupuncture Point Five Elements  Shu-Stream & Earth Point
  • Ma Dan-yang Heavenly Star Point

Common and Key Uses:

  • Promotes the free flow of Liver Qi


  • Spreads Liver Qi
  • Subdues Liver yang and extinguishes wind
  • Nourishes Liver blood and Liver yin
  • Clears the head and eyes
  • Regulates menstruation
  • Regulates the lower jiao


  • Headache, dizziness and vertigo, insomnia, congestion, swelling and pain of the eye, depression, infantile convulsion, deviation of the mouth, pain in the hypochondriac region, uterine bleeding, hernia, enuresis, retention of urine, epilepsy, pain in the anterior aspect of the medial malleolus.

Pont Location:

Needling Method:

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