Point Localization: 6 cun above CV8 (belly button).
TCM Actions: Regulates Heart Qi. Soothes and opens the orifices of the Mind (Shen). Regulates Stomach Qi rebellion.
Indications: Pain, mucus and fullness in the chest. Heartache. Anxiety. Insomnia. Manic-depressive behavior. Desire to scream. Anger. Disorientation. Agitation. Epigastric distension. Difficulty swallowing. Nausea. Vomiting. Acid regurgitation. Stomach acidity.
Target area: Heart. Thorax. Stomach.
Point Name and Meaning: Juque – Great Palace
Acupuncture Meridian: Conception Vessel (Ren Mai)
Categories: Mu (collecting) of the Heart.
*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.