GB1 (Gall Bladder 1) - Acupuncture Point Information
Chinese Name: Tongziliao
English Name: Pupil Foramen
Location: In the depression lateral to the outer canthus (0.5 cun from the canthus) on the lateral side of the orbit.
Point of intersection with Small Intestine and Sanjiao channels.
Dispels Wind and clears Heat, relieves pain and clears the vision.
Headache, eye diseases (eyes red/painful/watering/itchy, nebula, atrophy of optic nerve, night blindness).
Sore throat, facial paralysis, trigeminal neuralgia.
Insensitivity of face, facial spasms, swollen breast in young women (with SI1 and LIV3)
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 Gall Bladder channel:
(GB1, GB2, GB3, GB4, GB5, GB6, GB7, GB8, GB9, GB10, GB11, GB12, GB13, GB14, GB15, GB16, GB17, GB18, GB19, GB20, GB21, GB22, GB23, GB24, GB25, GB26, GB27, GB28, GB29, GB30, GB31, GB32, GB33, GB34, GB35, GB36, GB37, GB38, GB39, GB40, GB41, GB42, GB43, GB44)
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