Point Localization: 1 cun superior to the olecranon process in a depression with elbow flexed.
TCM Actions: Resolves Phlegm. Dissipates nodules. Controls the rebellion of the Qi. Calms the Mind (Shen).
Indications: Scrofula. Tonsillitis. Coughing up mucus. Pain in the chest and the back side. Manic behavior. Sadness. Fear. Palpitation. Depression. Mood swings.
Target area: Elbow.
Point Name and Meaning: Tianjing – Heavenly Well
Acupuncture Meridian: Triple Burner
Categories: He (sea). Earth. Sedation.
Unitary Channel: Shao Yang (Lesser Yang) [TB + GB]
*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.