Yin Motility Vessel Acupuncture Points

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Acupuncture Meridian - Yin Motility Vessel

BL 1: jing ming / Bright Eyes
Function: Expels wind, clears heat, brightens the eyes, stops pain, stops itching, stops lacrimation.
Indications: Redness, swelling and pain of the eye, itching of the canthus, lacrimation, night blindness, color blindness, blurring of vision.

KI 8: jiao xin / Intersection Reach
Function: Removes obstructions from the channel, stops abdominal pain, removes masses, regulates menses.
Indications: Irregular menstruation, dysmenorrhea, uterine bleeding, prolapse of uterus, diarrhea, constipation, pain and swelling of testes.

KI 6: zhao hai / Shining Sea
Function: Nourishes yin, benefits the eyes, calms the mind, invigorates the Yin Motility Vessel, cools the blood, benefits the throat, promotes the function of the uterus, opens the chest, cools heat, calms spirit, benefits throat.
Indications: Irregular menstruation, morbid leukorrhea, prolapse of uterus, pruritus vulvae, asthma, frequency of micturition, urine retention, constipation, epilepsy, insomnia, sore throat.

KI 2: ran gu / Blazing Valley
Function: Clears empty-heat, cools blood, invigorates Yin Motility Vessel.
Indications: Pruritus vulvae, prolapse of uterus, irregular menstruation, nocturnal emission, hemoptysis, thirst, diarrhea, swelling and pain of the dorsum of foot, acute infantile omphalitis.

Point

Chinese

English

Function

Indications

BL 1

jing ming

Bright Eyes

Expels wind, clears heat, brightens the eyes, stops pain, stops itching, stops lacrimation.

Redness, swelling and pain of the eye, itching of the canthus, lacrimation, night blindness, color blindness, blurring of vision.

KI 8

jiao xin

Intersection Reach

Removes obstructions from the channel, stops abdominal pain, removes masses, regulates menses.

Irregular menstruation, dysmenorrhea, uterine bleeding, prolapse of uterus, diarrhea, constipation, pain and swelling of testes.

KI 6

zhao hai

Shining Sea

Nourishes yin, benefits the eyes, calms the mind, invigorates the Yin Motility Vessel, cools the blood, benefits the throat, promotes the function of the uterus, opens the chest, cools heat, calms spirit, benefits throat.

Irregular menstruation, morbid leukorrhea, prolapse of uterus, pruritus vulvae, asthma, frequency of micturition, urine retention, constipation, epilepsy, insomnia, sore throat.

KI 2

ran gu

Blazing Valley

Clears empty-heat, cools blood, invigorates Yin Motility Vessel.

Pruritus vulvae, prolapse of uterus, irregular menstruation, nocturnal emission, hemoptysis, thirst, diarrhea, swelling and pain of the dorsum of foot, acute infantile omphalitis.