Point Localization: At the navel line on the sideline of the abdomen.

TCM Actions: Resolve dampness in the lower burner. Regulates the Girdling Vessel (Dai Mai) and Uterus.

Indications: Leukorrhea (vaginal discharge). Irregular and painful (cramps) menstrual periods. Amenorrhea. Infertility. Uterine prolapse. Pain in the lower abdomen in women.

Target area: Uterus.

Point Name and Meaning: Daimai – Girdling Vessel

Acupuncture Meridian: Gallbladder

Categories: Beginning of the Girdling Vessel (Dai Mai).

Unitary Channel: Shao Yang (Lesser Yang) [TB + GB]

 

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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.