ST-23 (Tai Yi)

ST19-ST30

Chinese Name:

Taiyi 太乙

English translation:

Supreme Unity

Location:

On the upper abdomen, 2 cun above the center of the umbilicus, 2 cun lateral to the anterior median line.

Indications:

Gastric pain, irritability, mania indigestion, protruding tongue

Functions:

Transforms phlegm, calms the shen, harmonizes the middle jiao. * Point known to treat psychological issues.

Needling:

Perpendicular insertion .8 - 1.2 cun.