Point Localization: In the center of the tip of the middle finger.

TCM Actions: Clears Heat. Restores consciousness. Extinguishes Inner Wind. Calms the Mind.

Indications: Fever. Loss of consciousness. Stroke by Wind. Agitation. Anxiety. Palpitation. Insomnia.

Target area: None.

Point Name and Meaning: Zhongchong – Rush Center

Acupuncture Meridian: Pericardium

Categories: Jing (well). Wood. Tonification.

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.