SP 15 Acupuncture Point(Daheng) belongs to the Spleen Meridian of Foot-Taiyin,which is commonly used for abdominal pain, diarrhea, constipation, dysentery, and intestinal ascariasis. Puncture 1 to 2 cun straight.
SP 15 Acupuncture Point Location
4 cun lateral to the center of the umbilicus (CV 8) lateral to rectus abdominus.
What is the meaning of Daheng
Daheng:”Da”,Large,refers to the area of Qi of this point is large.”Heng”, horizontally, the movement of Qi is horizontal wind-qi. The name of “Daheng” means that the substance of this point is the horizontal dampness wind-qi of the heaven from SP 14(Fujie). After reaching this point, the dampness-qiturn into wind-qi due to absorbing heat,the movement of which is the horizontal transmission of the heaven, hence the name.
SP 15 Acupuncture Point Usage
Abdominal pain, diarrhea, constipation and other spleen and stomach diseases.
Clinical:Constipation, intestinal carbuncle caused by stagnation of Qi,diarrhea due to cold-evil, abdominal pain, physical weakness with hyperhidrosis.
SP 15 Acupuncture Point Therapy
Pressing and rubbing SP15(Daheng) with your thumb every day,It can regulate gastrointestinal function, remove waist and abdomen obesity, and relieve constipation.
Use a gas tank to stay on SP 15(Daheng) for 5 to 10 minutes, once every other day,It can relieve constipation.
Moxa moxibustion on SP 15(Daheng) for 5 to 10 minutes,or 3 to 5 unit.
Gua Sha therapy
Scrape SP 15(Daheng) from top to bottom, once every other day,It can relieve diarrhea.
SP 15 Acupoint Compatibility
Combined with Tianshu and Zusanli point to treat abdominal pain;
Combined with Sifeng and Zusanli point treat intestinal ascariasis;
Combined with Tianshu, Zhongwan, Guanyuan, Zusanli, Sanyinjiao point to treat abdominal pain;
Combined with Pishu, Weishu, Xiaochangshu and Dachangshu point to treat habitual constipation.
21 Points Along The (SP) Spleen Meridian
SP 1 , SP 2 , SP 3 , SP 4 , SP 5 , SP 6 , SP 7 , SP 8 , SP 9 , SP 10 , SP 11 , SP 12 , SP 13 , SP 14 , SP 15 , SP 16 , SP 17 , SP 18 , SP 19 , SP 20 , SP 21