Names Of Shuai Gu

GB 8 Acupuncture Point

  • English Name: Valley Lead
  • Pinyin Name: Shuai Gu
  • Chinese Character: 率谷
Meridian Information

Where Is GB 8 ?

GB 8 Location

  • Superior to the apex of the auricle, 1.5 cun within the hairline (1/2 ear length from the apex).
  • For point location tips, read our meridian notes; unsure about "cun" measurements, read what is a cun?.

What Is GB 8 Used For?

GB 8 Clinical Usages

  • Migraine, one-sided or unilateral headaches and associated nausea, vomiting a/or visual disturbances.
  • Hangover, eases headache and harmonizes the middle jiao.
  • In the Bronze Man this point is indicated for cold & phlegm in the Diaphragm & ST, injury by alcohol & agitation & fullness with ceaseless vomiting

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  • Intersection Point of the GB & UB Meridians

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