Below you will find clinical usage information for all points along the (ST) Stomach Meridian . You may click on a specific acupuncture point for more detailed information including the location, clinical usages, and related patterns and conditions.
The (ST) Stomach Meridian has 45 Acupuncture Points
Local point - sore/swollen throat - counterflow qi, cough, hiccups, reflux.
Neck pain - pain, inability to turn neck.
Tong Ren/Tam Healing System: Main point to open the circulation of the common carotid artery. Useful for conditions such as acid reflux, arteriosclerosis, hypertension, kidney cancer, bladder cancer, etc.
Falls into the category of Window of the Sky points within the Tam Healing system.
Tonify Wei Qi and Qi overall - low immunity, chronic illness, poor digestion, general weakness, particularly with moxibustion, very important acupuncture point for building and maintaining overall health.
All issues involving the Stomach a/or the Spleen - abdominal/epigastric pain, borborygmus, bloating, nausea, vomiting, GERD, hiccups, diarrhea, constipation, etc.
Clear disorders along the course of the channel - breast problems, lower leg pain.
Earth as the mother of Metal - will support Lung function in cases of asthma, wheezing, dyspnea.
Generally for excess and more acute disorders of the intestines and digestive system involving dampness and/or heat - diarrhea, dysentary, boborygmus, abdominal pain, bloating, distention, constipation.
Sea of Blood Point - if excess the patient may have feelings of largeness, whereas, if deficient the patient may feel small.