Point Localization: 2 cun below the navel, 2 cun lateral to the mid line.
TCM Actions: Regulates the Qi of the stomach and the Lower Burner. Regulates the Intestines. Removes humidity. Benefits urination. Fixes the Essence (Jing).
Indications: Pain, distension and fullness in the lower abdomen. Diarrhea. Consitpação. Intestinal obstruction. Enteritis. Appendicitis. Dysuria. Urinary retention. Cystitis. Enuresis. Hernia. Premature ejaculation. Seminal emission. Impotence. Irregular menstruation.
Target area: Lower abdomen. Reproductive system.
Point Name and Meaning: Daju – Great Gigantic
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.