Point Localization: In the third sacral foramen.
TCM Actions: Strengthens the lumbar and sacral region. Tonifies the kidneys.
Indications: Numbness and pain in the lumbar and sacral region. Sciatica. Little urine. Uterine prolapse.
Target area: Lumbar. Sacrum.
Point Name and Meaning: Zhongliao – Central 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.