REN11 (Conception Vessel 11) - Acupuncture Point Information

Chinese Name: Jianli
English Name: Building the Interior (Li)

Precautions: Contraindicated for moxibustion during pregnancy.

Location: In the midline of the epigastrium, 3 cun above the umbilicus.

Primary Indications:

Vomiting, abdominal distension.

Secondary Indications:


Tertiary Indications:

Epigastric pain, anorexia, borborygmus, indigestion, heart pain.

Other Indications:

Peritonitis, lower abdominal spasms, cholera.


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 Conception Vessel:

(REN1, REN2, REN3, REN4, REN5, REN6, REN7, REN8, REN9, REN10, REN11, REN12, REN13, REN14, REN15, REN16, REN17, REN18, REN19, REN20, REN21, REN22, REN23, REN24)

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