Point Localization: On the lateral side of the the big toe, .1 cun from the corner of the nail.

TCM Actions: Regulates menstruation. Resolves Heat-Dampness in the lower burner. Regains consciousness.

Indications: Irregular and excessive menstruation. Prolapse of Uterus. Swelling and pain in the genitals. Shrinkage of the genitals. Urinary retention. Blood in the urine. Painful, frequent and labored urination. Loss of consciousness. Epilepsy.

Target area: Genitals.

Point Name and Meaning: Dadun – Big Thick

Acupuncture Meridian: Liver

Categories: Jing (well). Wood.

Unitary Channel: Jue Yin (Terminal Yin) [LV + PC]

 

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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.