Point Localization: 0.5 cun lateral to GV14.

TCM Actions: Soothes asthma attacks. Promotes the descent of Lung Qi.

Indications: Asthma. Breathlessness.

Target area: Lungs.

Point Name and Meaning: Dingchuan – Stop asthma

Acupuncture Meridian: Extras

Categories: None.

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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.