Point Localization: In the second sacral foramen.
TCM Actions: Benefits urination and defecation. Regulates menstruation. Removes humidity in the lower burner. Strengthens the lumbar and sacral region. Tonifies Essence (Jing).
Indications: Difficulty urinating. Painful urination. Dark urine. Enuresis. Constipation. Borborygmos. Diarrhea. Leucorrhoea. Painful menstruation. Numbness and pain in the lumbar and sacral region. Sciatica. Uterine prolapse. Infertility.
Target area: Lumbar. Sacrum.
Point Name and Meaning: Ciliao – Second Bone Hole
Acupuncture Meridian: Bladder
Unitary Channel: Tai Yang (Greater Yang) [SI + BL]
*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.