REN-09 (Shui Fen) Water Divide

REN-09 (Shui Fen) Water Divide

Acupuncture Points on the Ren Mai (Conception Vessel)


  • Regulates the water passages and treats edema
  • Harmonizes the intestines and dispels accumulation


  • Abdominal pain, borborygmus, edema, retention of the urine, diarrhea.

Pont Location:

Needling Method:

  • Puncture perpendicularly 0.5-1.0 inch. Moxibustion is applicable.

    Great care should be taken to puncture the points from Qugu (REN-02) to Shangwan (REN-13) of this meridian in pregnant women.