ST21 (Stomach 21) - Acupuncture Point Information
Chinese Name: Liangmen
English Name: Beam Door
Location: 4 cun above the umbilicus and 2 cun lateral to Zhongwan (REN12).
Promotes the functions of Stomach and Spleen, strengthens the Spleen in transforming and transporting, harmonizes the Stomach and intestines, clears food stagnation.
Poor appetite, stomach pain.
Vomiting, abdominal distension, diarrhea, gastric ulcers, rectal prolapse, Qi accumulation in sides.
Nervous dysfunction of the stomach, spasm of stomach and intestines, colic, digestive problems, shan pain.
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 Stomach channel:
(ST1, ST2, ST3, ST4, ST5, ST6, ST7, ST8, ST9, ST10, ST11, ST12, ST13, ST14, ST15, ST16, ST17, ST18, ST19, ST20, ST21, ST22, ST23, ST24, ST25, ST26, ST27, ST28, ST29, ST30, ST31, ST32, ST33, ST34, ST35, ST36, ST37, ST38, ST39, ST40, ST41, ST42, ST43, ST44, ST45)
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