Conception Vessel Acupuncture Points

Conception Vessel Acupuncture Points

 

PointChineseEnglishFunctionIndications
CV 1hui yinMeeting of YinNourishes yin, benefits essence, promotes resuscitation, resolves damp-heat.Vaginitis, retention of urine, hemorrhoids, nocturnal emission, enuresis, irregular menstruation, mental disorders.
CV 2qu guCurved BoneWarms yang and supplements Kidney, regulates menses and stops vaginal discharge.Retention and dribbling of urine, enuresis, nocturnal emission, impotence, morbid leukorrhea, irregular menstruation, dysmenorrhea, hernia.
CV 3zhong jiCentral PoleResolves damp-heat, promotes the Bladder function of Qi transformation, clears heat.Enuresis, nocturnal emission, impotence, hernia, uterine bleeding, irregular menstruation, dysmenorrhea, morbid leukorrhea, frequency of urination, retention of urine, pain in the lower abdomen, prolapse of the uterus, vaginitis.
CV 4guan yuanOrigin PassNourishes blood and yin, strengthens yang, regulates the uterus, benefits original Qi, tonifies the Kidneys, calms the mind, roots the ethereal soul.Enuresis, nocturnal emission, frequency of urination, retention of urine, hernia, dysmenorrhea, uterine bleeding, irregular menstruation, morbid leukorrhea, lower abdominal pain, prolapse of the rectum, postpartum hemorrhage, indigestion, diarrhea, flaccid type apoplexy.
CV 5shi menStone GateStrengthens original Qi, promotes the transformation and excretion of fluids in the Lower Energizer, opens water passages.Abdominal pain, diarrhea, edema, hernia, anuria, enuresis, uterine bleeding, amenorrhea, morbid leukorrhea, postpartum hemorrhage.
CV 6qi haiSea of QiTonifies Qi and yang, regulates Qi, tonifies original Qi, resolves dampness.Abdominal pain, enuresis, nocturnal emission, impotence, hernia, edema, asthma, diarrhea, dysentery, uterine bleeding, irregular menstruation, dysmenorrhea, morbid leukorrhea, amenorrhea, postpartum hemorrhage, constipation, flaccid type apoplexy.
CV 7yin jiaoYin IntersectionNourishes yin, regulates the uterus.Abdominal distension, edema, hernia, irregular menstruation, uterine bleeding, morbid leukorrhea, pruritus vulvae, postpartum hemorrhage, abdominal pain around the umbilicus.
CV 8shen queSpirit Tower GateRescues yang, strengthens the Spleen, tonifies original Qi, warms and frees the original yang, opens the portals and restores consciousness, moves gastrointestinal Qi, transforms cold-damp accumulating stagnations.Abdominal pain, borborygmus, flaccid type of apoplexy, prolapse of the rectum, unchecked diarrhea.
CV 9shui fenWater DivideMoves Spleen and disinhibits water-damp.Promotes the transformation of fluids, controls the water passages.
CV 10xia guanLower VenterPromotes the descending of Stomach Qi, relieves stagnation of food, tonifies Spleen.Epigastric pain, abdominal pain, borborygmus, indigestion, vomiting, diarrhea.
CV 11jian liInterior StrengtheningPromotes digestion in the Stomach, stimulates the descending of Stomach Qi.Stomach ache, vomitting, edema, abdominal distension, borborygmus, anorexia.
CV 12zhong guanCentral VenterTonifies Stomach and Spleen, resolves dampness, regulates Stomach Qi.Stomach ache, abdominal distension, borborygmus, nausea, vomitting, acid regurgitation, diarrhea, dysentery, jaundice, indigestion, insomnia.
CV 13shang guanUpper VenterSubdues rebellious Stomach Qi.Stomach ache, abdominal distension, nausea, vomitting, epilepsy, insomnia.
CV 14ji queGreat Tower GateSubdues rebellious Stomach Qi, calms the mind, clears the Heart.Pain in cardiac region and chest, nausea, acid regurgitation, difficulty in swallowing, vomitting, mental disorders, epilepsy, palpitations.
CV 15jiu weiTurtledove TailCalms the mind, benefits original Qi.Pain in the cardiac region and the chest, nausea, mental disorders, epilepsy, palpitations, difficulty swallowing, itchy skin on abdomen.
CV 16zhong tingCentral PalaceLoosens the chest and rectifies Qi, downbears counterflow and harmonizes the center.Distension and fullness in the chest and intercostal region, hiccups, nausea, anorexia.
CV 17shan zhongChest CenterTonifies Qi, regulates Qi, dispels fullness from the chest, clears the Lungs, resolves phlegm, benefits the diaphragm and the breasts.Asthma, pain in the chest, fullness in the chest, palpitation, insufficient lactation, hiccups, difficulty in swallowing.
CV 18yu tangJade HallLoosens the chest and rectifies Qi, suppresses cough and dispels phlegm.Pain in the chest, cough, asthma, vomitting.
CV 19zi gongPurple PalaceLoosens the chest and rectifies Qi, suppresses cough and disinhibits the throat.Pain in the chest, cough, asthma.
CV 20hua gaiFlorid CantopyLoosens the chest, disinhibits the diaphragm, clears the Lung and stops cough.Fullness and pain in the chest and intercostal region, cough, asthma.
CV 21xuan jiJade PivotLoosens the chest and rectifies Qi, suppresses cough and downbears counterflow.Pain in the chest, cough, asthma.
CV 22tian tuCelestial ChimneyStimulates the descending of Lung Qi, resolves phlegm, clears heat, stops cough, benefits the throat, soothes asthma.Asthma, cough, sore throat, dry throat, hiccups, sudden hoarseness of the voice, difficulty in swallowing, goiter.
CV 23lian quanRidge SpringDispels interior wind, promotes speech, clears fire, resolves phlegm, subdues rebellious Qi.Swelling and pain of the subglossal region, salivation with glossoplegia, aphasia with stiffness of tongue by apoplexy, sudden hoarseness of the voice, difficulty swallowing.
CV 24cheng jiangSauce ReceptacleExpels exterior wind.Facial puffiness, swelling of the gums, toothache, salivation, mental disorders, deviation of the eyes and mouth.