Point Localization: 3 cun lateral to GV 6, level with T11.
TCM Actions: Resolves Damp Heat. Benefits the Intellect (Yi).
Indications: Poor memory and concentration. Obsessive thoughts. Excessive preoccupation. Abdominal fullness. Distention in the hypochondrium. Diarrhea. Vomiting. Sensation of heat. Yellowish sclera and complexion.
Target area: None.
Point Name and Meaning: Yishe – Thought Shelter
Acupuncture Meridian: Bladder
Unitary Channel: Tai Yang (Greater Yang) [SI + BL]
*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.