Point Localization: Below the tuberosity of the 5th metatarsal bone at the junction of the red and white skin.
TCM Actions: Controls the rebellion of the Qi in the head. Extinguishes Inner Wind. Calms the Mind (Shen).
Indications: Headache. Dizziness. Redness at the inner corner of the eye. Head tremors. Epilepsy. Palpitation. Insomnia. Manic-depressive disorder. Fear. Burning when urinating.
Target area: None.
Point Name and Meaning: Jinggu – Capital Bone
Acupuncture Meridian: Bladder
Categories: Yuan (source).
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.