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TRANSLATION:Head Support
TYPE:Meeting point of the Stomach meridian with the Gall Bladder meridian and Yang Wei vessel
LOCATION:At the corner of the forehead, 4.5 cun lateral to GV 24 and .5 cun within anterior hairline
NEEDLE INSERTION:5° insertion
NEEDLE DEPTH:0.5-1.0 cun
TCM ACTION:Eliminates Wind and alleviates pain, benefits the eyes
INDICATIONS:Headache, headache with visual disturbance, especially frontal, migraine, mental fuzziness, nausea and vomiting, bursting eye pain, eye disorders, disperses Dampness and Phlegm, heaviness in the head, dizziness, twitching of the eyelid, vertigo, photophobia, blurred vision, excessive lacrimation, psychosis, clears Wind Heat, regulates Jing-Luo in the head
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CAUTIONS & CONTRAINDICATIONS:Contraindicated to moxabustion (classical).
POINT COMBINATIONS:ST 8 + UB 2 for frontal headache, dizziness, excessive lacrimation, photofobia
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