Point Localization: Below the tuberosity of the 5th metatarsal bone at the junction of the red and white skin.

TCM Actions: Controls the rebellion of the Qi in the head. Extinguishes Inner Wind. Calms the Mind (Shen).

Indications: Headache. Dizziness. Redness at the inner corner of the eye. Head tremors. Epilepsy. Palpitation. Insomnia. Manic-depressive disorder. Fear. Burning when urinating.

Target area: None.

Point Name and Meaning: Jinggu – Capital Bone

Acupuncture Meridian: Bladder

Categories: Yuan (source).

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.