Acupuncture : The gentle art of healing.

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Acupuncture Point Detail

Ren 6 Qihai

Location :

1.5 cun below the umbilicus, on the midline of abdomen. Locate this point in supination.

Indications :

Abdominal distention, abdominal pain, irregular menstruation, uterine bleeding, enuresis, spermatorrhea, neurasthenia. Abdominal pain, enuresis, nocturnal emission, impotence, hernia, edema, asthma, diarrhea, dysentery, uterine bleeding, irregular menstruation, dysmenorreha, morbid leukorrhea, amenorrhea, postpartum hemorrhage, constipation, flaccid type apoplexy.

Method of puncturing :

Tonifies Qi and yang, regulates Qi, tonifies original Qi, resolves dampness.


Perpendicularly 1.0-2.0 inches. It is advisable to apply moxibustion onthis point for asthenic patients.