Point Localization: In the middle of the clavicle, on the top margin.

TCM Actions: Subdues the rebellion of Qi. Remove duct obstruction.

Indications: Asthma. Cough. Shortness of breath. Chest fullness. Pain in the clavicle or supraclavicular cavity. Pain radiating to the neck or shoulder. Anxiety, nervousness and insomnia caused by disharmony of the Stomach.

Target area: None.

Point Name and Meaning: Quepen – Empty Basin

Acupuncture Meridian: Stomach

Categories: None.

Unitary Channel: Yang Ming (Bright Yang) [LI + ST]

 

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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.