BL

Back

BL 21     Wei Shu

On the back, below the spinous process of the 12th thoracic vertebra, 1.5 cun lateral to the posterior midline.


Functions

Disperse Damp

Clear Qi Stagnation

Regulate Stomach

Descend Raising Qi

Indications

difficulty swallowing, regurgitant vomiting, stomach ache, gastritis, gastric distension, prolapsed stomach, ulcer, pancreatitis, hepatitis, enteritis, loss of appetite, insomnia, pain along the spine, edema.