UB2 (Urinary Bladder 2) - Acupuncture Point Information
Chinese Name: Zanzhu
English Name: Bamboo Gathering
Location: In the hollow at the medial end of the eyebrow, in the supraorbital notch.
Precautions: Moxibustion contraindicated.
Dispels wind, clears heat (bleeding often used to clear heat), clears the vision and nourishes water (promotes lacrimation).
Headache, pain in superciliary ridge, redness/swelling and pain of eye.
Visual dizziness, blurred vision, excessive lacrimation, twitching of eyelids, nebula, facial paralysis, psychosis, infantile convulsions, stiff neck, wind-stroke.
Eye diseases, night blindness, itching of eyes, inability to open eyes wide, allergic rhinitis, incessant sneezing, pain in face and cheecks, cadaveric syncope, high blood pressure, cephalic congestion in children, painful haemorrhoids, aversion to wind and cold.
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 Urinary Bladder channel:
(UB1, UB2, UB3, UB4, UB5, UB6, UB7, UB8, UB9, UB10, UB11, UB12, UB13, UB14, UB15, UB16, UB17, UB18, UB19, UB20, UB21, UB22, UB23, UB24, UB25, UB26, UB27, UB28, UB29, UB30, UB31, UB32, UB33, UB34, UB35, UB36, UB37, UB38, UB39, UB40, UB41, UB42, UB43, UB44, UB45, UB46, UB47, UB48, UB49, UB50, UB51, UB52, UB53, UB54, UB55, UB56, UB57, UB58, UB59, UB60, UB61, UB62, UB63, UB64, UB65, UB66, UB67)
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