Point Localization: 5 cun proximal to the dorsal crease of the wrist on the SI5 to SI8 line.
TCM Actions: Expels Wind-Heat. Controls rebellion of the Qi. Remove channel obstruction. Calms the Mind (Shen).
Indications: Aversion to cold. Fever. Neck pain. Headache. Dizziness. Blurred vision. Stiff neck. Manic-depressive disorder. Fear. Sadness. Anxiety. Mental restlessness.
Target area: Elbow.
Point Name and Meaning: Zhizheng – Branch to Heart Channel
Acupuncture Meridian: Small Intestine
Categories: Luo (connecting).
Unitary Channel: Tai Yang (Greater Yang) [SI + BL]
*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.