Shuigou (English translation: Water Trough)
On the face, at the junction of the superior
1/3 and middle 1/3 of the philtrum.
Crossing point on the DU Vessel with the Large Intestine and Stomach Meridians
- Syncope, heatstroke, coma, mental disorders,
- Manic psychosis, epilepsy
- Acute lumbar pain
- Gastric pain, wry mouth, swelling of the
Resuscitates, treats acute lumbar sprain, benefits the nose.
Du 26 is used for emergency treatment.
Oblique insertion upwards .3 - .5 cun.