Point Localization: In the midline, 1.5 cun above the GV20.

TCM Actions: Calms the Mind (Shen). Eliminates Wind.

Indications: Pain on top of the head. Dizziness. Mental agitation. Epilepsy.

Target area:

Point Name and Meaning: Qianding – Before the Vertex

Acupuncture Meridian: Governing Vessel (Du Mai)

Categories: None.

Unitary Channel:

 

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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.