Point Localization: In the middle of the wrist crease between the tendons of palmaris longus and flexor carpi radialis.
TCM Actions: Soothes and opens the orifices of Mind. Clears Heat. Harmonizes the stomach.
Indications: Insomnia. Manic behavior. Palpitation. Agitation. Mental restlessness. Sadness. Fear. Fever. Red eyes. Thirst. Eczema of the hands. Carbuncle. Furuncle. Epigastric pain. Vomiting. Relationship problems.
Target area: Stomach.
Point Name and Meaning: Daling – Great Hill
Acupuncture Meridian: Pericardium
Categories: Yuan (source). Shu (stream). Earth. Sedation. Ghost Point of Sun Si Miao.
Unitary Channel: Jue Yin (Terminal Yin) [LV + PC]
*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.