Point Localization: 0.5 cun lateral to the midline, 4 cun above the navel.
TCM Actions: Benefits the function of Kidney. Nourishes the liver. Regulates Qi in the abdomen.
Indications: Rebellious Qi. Epigastric pain. Vomiting. Nausea. Distension and abdominal pain. Constipation.
Target area: None.
Point Name and Meaning: Yindu – Yin Metropolis
Acupuncture Meridian: Kidney
Unitary Channel: Shao Yin (Lesser Yin) [HE + KI]
*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.