Point Localization: 0.5 cun lateral to the midline, 5 cun above the navel.
TCM Actions: Removes heat from the Heart. Regulates the function of the Spleen.
Indications: Vomiting. Diarrhea. Undigested food in faeces. Palpitation.
Target area: None.
Point Name and Meaning: Futonggu – Open Valley
Acupuncture Meridian: Chong Mai
Unitary Channel: Shao Yin (Lesser Yin) [HE + KI]
*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.