GB 25 Acupuncture Point(Jingmen) belongs to the Gallbladder Meridian of Foot-Shaoyang,which is commonly used for abdominal distension, abdominal pain, bowel, diarrhea, low back pain, and nephritis. Puncture 0.5 to 1 cun straight.
GB 25 Acupuncture Point Location
On the lateral side of the abdomen on the lower border of the free end of the 12th rib.
What is the meaning of Jingmen
Jingmen:”Jing”, the capital,this means the substance of this point is located in the upper part of the ground. “Men”,the door. The name of “Jingmen” means that the cold water-qi of the lower part of the heaven gathers here. The substance of this point is the cold water-qi from GB 24(Riyue) point. After reaching this point, the cold water-qi will further dissipate and cool down and become cold cloud-qi of the lower part of the heaven,like the gathering place that the cloud-qi of the upper of the ground.hence the name.
GB 25 Acupuncture Point Usage
1. Difficulty in urination, edema;
2. Hypochondriac, low back pain;
3. Abdominal distension, diarrhea, bowel, vomiting.
Clinical:Nephritis, hypertension, shingles, etc.
GB 25 Acupuncture Point Therapy
Press and rub GB 25 with your thumb for about 200 times, or press and rub it for 3 to 5 minutes. It can strengthen the spleen and dispel dampness, and treat symptoms such as dysuria, diarrhea, abdominal distension and bowel if long-term massage it;
GB 25 Acupoint Compatibility
Combined with Mingmen, Shenzhu, and Jinsuo point to treat stiff spinal pain;
Combined with Sanyinjiao and Shenshu point to treat low back pain due to kidney deficiency;
Combined with Xingjian point to treat low back pain;
Combined with Zhigou, Tianshu, and Zhongwan point to treat abdominal distension.