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

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.