Point Localization: 4 cun lateral to the navel.
TCM Actions: Strengthens the Spleen. Strengthens members. Resolve humidity. Benefits the large intestine.
Indications: Limb weakness. Chronic diarrhea. Mucus in the stool. Constipation. Sigh. Sadness. Tiredness. Lack of appetite.
Target area: Limbs. Intestine.
Point Name and Meaning: Daheng – Great Horizontal
Acupuncture Meridian: Spleen
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.