Expels wind, brightens the eyes, stops lacrimation.
Redness, swelling and pain of the eye, lacrimation, night blindness, twitching of eyelids, facial paralysis.
Expels wind, brightens the eyes.
Redness, pain and itching of the eye, facial paralysis, twitching of eye lids, pain in the face.
Expels wind, removes obstructions from the channel, relieves swellings.
Facial paralysis, twitching of eyelids, epistaxis, toothache, swelling of lips and cheek.
Expels wind, removes obstructions from the channel, benefits tendons and muscles.
Deviation of the mouth, salivation, twitching of the eyelids.
Courses wind and quickens the connecting vessels.
Facial paralysis, trismus, swelling of the cheek, pain in the face, toothache.
Expels wind, removes obstructions from the channel.
Facial paralysis, toothache, swelling of the cheek and face, mumps, trismus.
Below the Joint
Removes obstructions from the channel, benefits the ears.
Deafness, tinnitus, otorrhea, toothache, facial paralysis, pain of the face, motor impairment of the jaw.
Expels wind, relieves pain, brightens the eyes, relieves dizziness, clears heat.
Headache, blurring of vision, ophthalmalgia, lacrimation.
Regulates Qi, removes masses, benefits the throat, relieves swellings.
Sore throat, asthma, goiter, dizziness, flushing of the face.
Rectifies Lung Qi and disinhibits the throat.
Sore throat, asthma, cough.
Courses Qi and downbears counterflow.
Sore throat, pain and rigidity of the neck, asthma, hiccup, goiter.
Subdues rebellious Qi.
Cough, asthma, sore throat, pain in the supraclavicular fossa.
Clears heat and loosens the chest.
Fullness in the chest, asthma, cough, hiccup, pain in the chest and hypochondrium.
Rectifies Qi and loosens the chest.
Sensation of fullness and pain in the chest, cough.
Courses wind and relieves pain.
Fullness and pain in the chest and the costal region, cough, asthma, mastitis.
Clears heat and resolves depression, relieves pain and disperses swelling.
Fullness and pain in the chest and hypochondrium, cough, asthma, mastitis.
Regulates Stomach Qi, regulates the breast and lactation, dispels stagnation.
Pain in the chest, cough, asthma, mastitis, insufficient lactation.
Regulates the center and harmonizes the Stomach.
Abdominal distensions, vomiting, gastric pain, anorexia.
Harmonizes the Stomach and rectifies Qi.
Gastric pain, abdominal distension, vomiting, anorexia.
Regulates the Stomach, subdues rebellious Qi, stops vomiting, relieves pain.
Gastric pain, vomiting, anorexia, abdominal distension, diarrhea.
Regulates the Stomach and Intestines.
Abdominal distension and pain, anorexia, borborygmus, diarrhea, edema.
Clears the Heart and quiets the spirit, fortifies the Spleen and harmonizes the center.
Gastric pain, irritability, mania, indigestion.
hua rou men
Slipper Flesh Gate
Quiets the spirit and stabilizes the disposition, regulates and harmonizes the Stomach and Intestines.
Gastric pain, vomiting, mania.
Promotes the function of the Intestines, clears heat, regulates Qi, relieves retention of food.
Abdominal pain and distension, borborygmus, pain around the umbilicus, constipation, diarrhea, dysentery, irregular menstruation, edema.
Dissipates cold, relieves pain, rectifies Qi.
Abdominal pain, hernia, dysmenorrhea.
Regulates Stomach Qi.
Lower abdominal distension, dysuria, hernia, seminal emission, premature ejaculation.
Benefits urination, opens the water passages, benefits difficult urination.
Lower abdominal distension, retention of urine, edema, hernia, dysmenorrheal, sterility.
Relieves stagnation of blood.
Abdominal pain, hernia, dysmenorrhea, irregular menstruation, amenorrhea, leukorrhea, prolapse of the uterus.
Regulates Stomach Qi, regulates the Penetrating Vessel, promotes essence, tonifies the sea of nourishment, regulates blood.
Abdominal pain, borborygmus, hernia, swelling and pain of the external genitalia, impotence, dysmenorrhea, irregular menstruation.
Removes obstruction from the channel.
Pain in the thigh, muscular atrophy, motor impairment, numbness and pain of the lower extremities.
Removes obstructions from the channel, expels wind-heat.
Pain in the lumbar and iliac region, coldness of the knee, paralysis or motor impairment and pain of the lower extremities, beriberi.
Courses wind and dissipates cold, frees the channels and quickens the connecting vessels, disinhibits the joints.
Numbness, soreness, motor impairment of the leg and knee, motor impairment of the lower extremities.
Subdues rebellious Stomach Qi, removes obstructions from channel, expels damp and wind.
Pain and numbness of the knee, gastric pain, mastitis, motor impairment of the lower extremities.
Invigorates the channel, relieves swelling, stops pain.
Pain, numbness and motor impairment of the knee, beriberi.
zu san li
Leg Three Li
Benefits Stomach and Spleen, tonifies Qi and blood, dispels cold, strengthens body, brightens eyes, regulates nutritive and defensive Qi and the Intestines, raises yang, expels wind and damp, resolves edema.
shang ju xu
Upper Great Hollow
Regulates the function of the Stomach and Intestines, eliminates damp-heat, dispels retention of food, calms asthma.
Abdominal pain and distension, borborygmus, diarrhea, dysentery, constipation, enteritidis, paralysis due to stroke, beriberi.
Removes obstructions from the channel.
Numbness, soreness and pain of the knee and leg, weakness and motor impairment of the shoulder, abdominal pain.
xia ju xu
Lower Great Hollow
Regulates the function of Stomach and Intestines, eliminates damp-heat, eliminates wind-damp, stops pain.
Lower abdominal pain, backache referring to the testis, mastitis, numbness and paralysis of the lower extremities.
Resolves phlegm and damp, calms asthma, clears heat, calms and clears the mind, opens the chest.
Headache, dizziness and vertigo, cough, asthma, excessive sputum, pain in the chest, constipation, mania, epilepsy, muscular atrophy, motor impairment, pain, swelling or paralysis of the lower extremities.
Removes obstructions from the channel, eliminates wind, clears heat, clears the mind, brightens the eyes.
Pain of the ankle joint, muscular atrophy, motor impairment, pain and paralysis of the lower extremities, epilepsy, headache, dizziness and vertigo, abdominal distension, constipation.
Tonifies Stomach and Spleen, calms the mind, removes obstructions from the channel.
Pain of the upper teeth, redness and swelling of the dorsum of the foot, facial paralysis, muscular atrophy and motor impairment of the foot.
Eliminates wind and heat, removes obstruction from the channel.
Facial or general edema, abdominal pain, borborygmus, swelling and pain of the dorsum of the foot.
Clears heat, eliminates fullness, regulates Qi, stops pain, promotes digestion, eliminates wind from face.
Toothache, pain in the face, deviation of the mouth, sore throat, epistaxis, gastric pain, acid regurgitation, abdominal distension, diarrhea, dysentery, constipation, swelling and pain of the dorsum of the foot, febrile diseases.
Calms the mind, brightens the eye, clears the Heart, relieves retention of food.
Facial swelling, deviation of the mouth, epistaxis, toothache, sore throat and hoarse voice, abdominal distension, coldness in the leg and foot, febrile diseases, dream-disturbed sleep, mania.
The 12 Primary Meridians
The 2 Major Extraordinary Vessels
The 6 Minor Extraordinary Vessels