Gall Bladder 21
Jianjing (English translation: Shoulder Well)
On the shoulder, directly above the nipple, at the
midpoint of the line connecting DU 14 and the acromion.
Crossing point on the Gall Bladder, San Jiao and Stomach Meridians and the Yang
- Mastitis, insufficient lactation
- Dizziness, headache, rigidity and pain of the neck, limitation of
the upper extremities
- Difficult labor, scrofula
Activates the meridian, descends Qi, promotes labor, benefits the breasts,
Perpendicular insertion .5 - .8 cun.
this point is the apex of the lung, do not puncture deeply. Needling this point
is contraindicated in pregnancy.