Yunmen Acupoint:LU 2 Acupuncture Point or Lung 2

LU 2 Acupuncture Point(Yunmen) belongs to the lung meridian of hand-Taiyin, which can relieve and treat cough, asthma, chest pain, shoulder and back pain, etc.

Location of LU 2 Acupuncture Point

6 cun lateral to the anterior midline, below the clavicle in a depression medial to the coracoid process.

yunmen acupoint

What is the meaning of Yunmen

Yunmen:Yun,refers to the existence of Qi in the acupuncture point is cloud-qi.Men:refers to the door, also the gateway for entry and exit,this acupoint is an important gateway for the lungs and lung of meridians to exchange substance with external. The name of Yunmen means that the Qi of the lung meridian are transmitted outside the meridian by like cloud-qi. The substance of this point is dampness-qi from the Zhongfu point. After reaching the Yunmen point, the dampness water-qi shrinks and turns into cloud-qi, and go out of the meridian, hence the name.

What is LU 2 Acupuncture Point used for

cough, asthma, chest pain, shoulder and back pain, etc.

LU 2 Acupuncture Point therapy

Use the thumbs of both hands to rub the Yunmen acupoints and do circular exercises, each massage for 3 minutes, 2 times a day,it can relieve cough.

Acupoint Compatibility

Combined with RenYing and Shenzang points to treat cough and breathlessness.

Combined with Fengmen, Refu, Feimu, Juque, and Qimen points to treat shortness of breath.

Combined with Zhongfu, Yinbai, Qimen, Feishu, Hunmen and Daling points to treat chest pain.

Combined with Pigu, Weizhong, and Suikong points to treat extremity fever.

Combined with Zhongfu, Tianchi, Zhigou and Jiquan points to treat pectoralis rheumatism.

Combined with Zhongfu, Zhourong, Xiongxiang and Tianxi points to treat long-thoracic neuralgia.