GB14 (Gall Bladder 14) - Acupuncture Point Information

Chinese Name: Yangbai
English Name: Yang White

Location: Directly above the pupil of the eye and 1.0 cun above the midpoint of the eyebrow (one third of the distance between the eyebrow and the hairline), in the depression on the superciliary arch.


Point of intersection of Gall Bladder channel with Stomach channel, Large Intestine channel and Yangweimai.


Dispels Wind and clears Heat, clears the vision.

Primary Indications:

Frontal headache, eye diseases (blurred vision, twitching of eyelid, pain and itching of eyes, night blindness, blepharoptosis, oculogyric crisis, myopia, excessive lacrimation).

Tertiary Indications:

Facial paralysis, trigeminal neuralgia, vertigo/dizziness.

Other Indications:

Vomiting, chills, stiff neck, sensation of cold in back, aversion to cold in the back, chills: well covered up but still cold, paralysis.


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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