Point Localization: 1.5 cun lateral to GV line, level with L3.

TCM Actions: Strengthens the lower back. Regulates menstruation. Tonifies Blood (Xue).

Indications: Low back pain. Bi legs syndrome. Irregular or painful menstruation. Leucorrhoea. Hemorrhoids. Blood in the feces.

Target area: Lower back.

Point Name and Meaning: Qihaishu – Sea of Qi Shu

Acupuncture Meridian: Bladder

Categories: Back Shu of the Sea of the Qi

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.