Clinical Pearls about Doing Moxa to Certain Points
Direct moxa to Lu 11, 3x, rice grain size, to stop epistaxis (nosebleed). This is very effective.
Liver 1 - Da Duen (Big Heap) for excessive menstrual flow – with 3 direct moxa, ½ rice grain size, especially if the excess flow is caused by emotions. This is more powerful than treating Spleen 1 for this purpose. My ex-wife was saved this way from persistent menorraghia by Dr. Kenneth Chang in Dr. So’s clinic. The liver meridian helps many sexual organ diseases because it circumnavigates the sexual organs in its path up the body.
Liver 12 – Ji Mai (quick pulse) – for pain of the penis and scrotum, moxa 5x
Liver 13, For chronic constipation, 5 to 10x – indirect
CV 3 - for urinary incontinence; dysuria, dysmenorrhea, menorrhagia – 5x – 100x
CV 6 – for impotency, yang qi empty – 7 to 100x