Point Localization: 1 cun anterior to GB22. Also in the fourth intercostal space.
TCM Actions: Promotes the descent of Qi.
Indications: Hiccup. Cough. Pain in the side of the chest. Intercostal neuralgia. Acid regurgitation. Eructation. Vomiting.
Target area: None.
Point Name and Meaning: Zhejin – Sinew Seat
Acupuncture Meridian: Gallbladder
Unitary Channel: Shao Yang (Lesser Yang) [TB + GB]
*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.