UB-36 (Cheng Fu)

UB36-UB40

Chinese Name:

Chengfu 承扶

English translation:

Receiving Support

Location:

On the posterior aspect of the thigh, in the middle of the transverse gluteal fold.

Indications:

Pain in the lower back and gluteal region, constipation, muscular atrophy, numbness and motor impairment of the lower extremities.

Functions:

Activates the meridian, relieves pain, treats hemorrhoids.

Needling:

Perpendicular insertion 1.0 - 2.0 cun.