PC 4 Acupuncture Point(Ximen) belongs to the pericardium meridian of hand-Jueyin,which is commonly used to treat rheumatic heart disease, myocarditis, hysteria, gastrointestinal bleeding and other diseases.
PC 4 Acupuncture Point Location
5 cun above the wrist crease between the tendons of palmaris longus and flexor carpi radialis.
What is the meaning of Ximen
Ximen, Xi,refers to the pore,Men,refers to door.The name of Ximen means that the body surface water-qi of the pericardium meridian flow back into the body. The substance of this point is the warm water-qi from PC 3 point(Quze). After reaching this point, it flows back to the internal meridians of the pericardial meridian from the ground pores of this point, hence the name.
PC 4 Acupuncture Point Usage
rheumatic heart disease, myocarditis, hysteria, gastrointestinal bleeding and other diseases.
PC 4 Acupuncture Point Therapy
Use your thumb to press Ximen acupoint for 1 to 3 minutes each time,It can effectively improve the heartbeat, relieve arm muscle strain, neuralgia, and prevent from palpitations and angina if long-term massage.
Moxa moxibustion on Ximen acupoint for 5-10 minutes,or 3 to 5 unit.
PC 4 Acupoint Compatibility
Combined with Liangqiu, Zusanli, and LR 3 point(Taichong) to treat neurogenic vomiting.
Combined with Neiguan point to treat acute ischemic myocardial injury.
Combined with Quze and Daling point to treat heartache.
Combined with Daling to treat hemoptysis.
Combined with Chize and Feishu to treat hemoptysis.
Combined with Quchi and Sanyangluo to treat hemoptysis.
Combined with Shenmen and Xinyu to treat palpitations and angina pectoris.
Combined with Neiguan, Geshu treats heart and chest pain.
Combined with Geshu to treat diaphragmatic spasm.
Combined with Xinshu and Danzhong to treat rheumatic heart disease.
Combined with Xinshu and Dazhui to treat myocarditis.