Point Localization: 4 cun below the armpit, lateral to the biceps.
TCM Actions: Regulates the Lung Qi. Regulates Qi and Xue of the chest.
Indications: Cough. Dyspnea. Bronchitis. Shoulder pain radiating to the arm. Tachycardia. Chest pleurisy. Oppression in the chest. Vomiting without food ingestion. Nausea.
Target area: Chest.
Point Name and Meaning: Xiabai – Guarding White
Acupuncture Meridian: Lungs
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.