Names Of Nei Guan

PC 6 Acupuncture Point

  • English Name: Inner Pass
  • Pinyin Name: Nei Guan
  • Chinese Character: 內關
Meridian Information

Where Is PC 6 ?

PC 6 Location

  • 2 cun above the wrist crease between the tendons of palmaris longus and flexor carpi radialis.
  • For point location tips, read our meridian notes; unsure about "cun" measurements, read what is a cun?.

What Is PC 6 Used For?

PC 6 Clinical Usages

  • Similar to PC 3 but more for Chronic Heart symptoms from Qi stagnation.
  • Opens and relaxes the chest, chest tightness, asthma, angina, palpitations.
  • Insomnia a/or other spirit disorders of an excess or deficient nature, mania, nervousness, stress, poor memory.
  • Nausea, seasickness, motion sickness, vomiting, epigastric pain.
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome.

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