Point Localization: 2 cun above the umbilicus, 2 cun lateral to the mid line.
TCM Actions: Regulates Stomach and Intestines. Remove Phlegm affecting the mind.
Indications: Flatulence (gas). Gastritis. Gastric ulcer. Indigestion. Stomach and intestinal pain. Borborygmos. Vomiting. Diarrhea. Intestinal Érnia. Anorexia. Insanity. Anxiety. Depression. Manic behavior. Irritability.
Target area: Stomach. Intestines.
Point Name and Meaning: Taiyi – Supreme Unity
Acupuncture Meridian: Stomach
Unitary Channel: Yang Ming (Bright Yang) [LI + ST]
*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.