DU14 (Governing Vessel 14) - Acupuncture Point Information
Chinese Name: Dazhui
English Name: Big Vertebra
Location: Between the spinous process of the 7th cervical vertebra and the 1st thoracic vertebra, approximately at the level of the shouderl
Relieves exterior conditions, relieves exterior conditions and opens the Yang, regulates the Yang channels, clears the brain and calms the Shen, clears the mind, reduces fever.
Cough, neck stiffness.
Febrile diseases, bone-steaming fever, asthma, stiffness of back, common cold, fullness of chest and ribs, epistaxis, jaundice, lack of energy, aesthenia.
Heat stroke, psychosis, hysteria, headache, blood diseases, eczema, hemiplegia, pain in back of shoulder, congested throat, 7 types of contusion, teeth of upper jaw especially the incisors are always very dry, osseous tuberculosis with Yang symptoms and dryness of upper incisors.
This information is from the book Acupuncture Point Dynamics and has been used with permission from the author John McDonald.
View other points on the Governing Vessel:
(DU1, DU2, DU3, DU4, DU5, DU6, DU7, DU8, DU9, DU10, DU11, DU12, DU13, DU14, DU15, DU16, DU17, DU18, DU19, DU20, DU21, DU22, DU23, DU24, DU25, DU26)
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