Point Localization: 4 cun lateral to the midline, 3 cun above the navel.
TCM Actions: Regulates Stomach and Intestines. Strengthens the median burner.
Indications: Diarrhea. Constipation. Periumbilical and abdominal pain. Dyspepsia. Hematemesis. Borborygmos. Gastritis. Ulcer.
Target area: Abdomen.
Point Name and Meaning: Fuai – Abdominal Lament
Acupuncture Meridian: Yin Wei Mai
Unitary Channel: Tai Yin (Greater Yin) [LU+SP]
*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.