Point Localization: 1.5 cun lateral to GV 12, level with T3.

TCM Actions: Promotes dispersion and descending of Lung Qi. Expels external wind. Regulates Yin Qi and Wei Qi. Tonifies Lung Qi. Nourishes Lung Yin. Clears Heat. Calms the Mind (Shen).

Indications: Cough. Wheezing. Breathlessness. Chest fullness. Persistent cough. Chest pain (Lung patterns). Expectoration. Aversion to cold. Fever. Cough. Sneeze. Deficiency of Lung Qi. Night sweating. Empty Heat. Dry mouth and throat. Lung abscess. Rapid pulse. Manic behavior. Suicidal thinking. Bronchitis.

Target area: Lungs.

Point Name and Meaning: Feishu – Lung Shu

Acupuncture Meridian: Bladder

Categories: Back Shu of the Lungs

Unitary Channel: Tai Yang (Greater Yang) [SI + BL]

 

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*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.