Odisha Swastha Seva Sangha

Meridian Points

LUNGS MERIDIAN

No. of Points: 11
Polarity: Yin / Female/ Negative
Time: 3-5 A.M.
Element: Vayu / Metal

LU-1 (A pulsing point)

Location:

Indication:

  • Abdominal distention
  • Nausea
  • Disliking for food even on smell of food
  • Pain in the shoulder radiating to back
  • Hiccups
  • Shortness of breath
  • Inability to lie supine
  • Blocked nose
  • Slippery pulse,
  • Cough,
  • Sudden feel of hot and cold i.e. change in feeling hot and cold & intercostals neuralgia.

 

Combination of Points:

  • LU-1+UB-13+LU -6+CV -7+ P- 6= Bronchial Asthma
  • LU-1+ GV-14= Acute Pneumonia

 

LU-2

Location:

Indication:

Oppressive feeling of chest
Shortness of breath (Dyspnoea)
Cough (during which any horizontal position is not tolerated and even reclining / or sitting position does not relieve suffocation)
Occlusion of throat / blockage of throat  
Pain in the shoulder and upper arm (making it impossible/difficult for lifting the arm)
Frozen shoulder
Under developed breast

Combination of Points:

LU-2+K-27 = Asthmatic / Bronchial Cough

 

LU-3   

Location:

Indication:

Asthma
Epitasis / Nose Bleed
Pain in medial aspect of upper arm
Cough
Bronchitis
Breathlessness / Dyspnea
Under Development of Breast
Haemoptysis / Blood in Cough
Swelling of Body (Any swelling)
Intolerance to any horizontal position
Food poisoning
Forgetfulness
Depressed Moods / Psychiatric disorder
Fits of Weeping (Weeping on small things)
Dizziness
External swelling of throat

Combination of Points:

LU-3 +LU-4 = Nose Bleed / Epitasis

Caution: Moxibustion is prohibited on LU-3

 

LU-4

Location:

Indication:

Difficulty in breathing / Shortness of breath
Eructation and Hiccups (Continuous hiccups)
Plethoric feeling / Feeling of excess fluid in body
Drugs & Alcoholic addiction 

 

LU-5

Location:

Indication:

Swelling of Limbs (Hands & Feet)
Oppressive chest (As if the chest is pressed)
Pain in chest and upper Arm
Frequent sneezing
Restlessness
Nasal discharge (Not Bleeding)
Shortness of breath
Spasms of muscles in the Arm (Raka)
Twitching of Muscles
Blood in Cough
Fear
Asthma
Pneumonia
Bronchitis
Pleuritis (Infection of outer covering of Lungs)
Pain & swelling of throat
Pain & swelling of elbow
Tonsillitis
Any skin disorder (Like psoriasis also)
Paralysis of Upper limbs (Hands)

Combination of Points:

LU-5+LU*-9 = Pain in elbow and Upper Arm
LU-5+LI-11= Spasms in the elbow and lower arms
LU-5+UB-14 = Spasms & Migrating pain in hands and feet

 

LU-6

Location:

Indication:

Cough
Asthma
Shortness of Breath
Dysfunction of trachea
Fever without sweating / Perspiration
Blood in cough
Loss of voice
Swelling of throat
Headache (Due to cold)
Bleeding Piles
Pain in the elbow
Inability to bend/stretch elbow
Inability to make a fist
Inability to lift the hand up to head (Motor impairment)
Nose Bleed / Epitasis

Combination of Points:

LU-6+GV-4 = Blood in urine (Haematuria)
LU-6+GV-14=UB-13 (T-3) = Pneumonia
LU-6+P-3+UB-13= Blood in Cough

 

LU-7

Location:

Indication:

Hemiplegia (One Sided Paralysis)
Cough
Disorder of Trachea
UTI (Urinary Track Infection)
Micturation disorders (Problem in urinating)
Headache
Neck stiffness
Cervical Spondylosis/ Spondylitis
Pain in the Muscles of Upper back
Bronchial asthma
Bronchitis
Toothache
Facial paralysis (Bells Palsy)
Laryngitis
Wrist drop & Arthritis of Wrist Joint
Parkinson
Hot palm
Locked Jaws
Fever with cold extremities (Ft & Hands remain cold in fever)
Excess flow of saliva
Sudden fainting
Shivering
Shortness of Breath
Blood in urine (Haematuria)
Pain in the Penis & spermatorrhoea (discharge of sperm)
Sudden swelling of face i.e. accompanied with shortness of breath
Spastic Laughter (Laugh without reasons)
Forgetfulness
Excess sweating

Combination of Points:

LU-7 +LU-9 = Hot palm

 

LU-8

Location:

Indication:

Horary Point    
Periodic Fever
Nausea
Pain in chest and back
Toothache
Cough
Asthma
Bronchitis
Pharyngitis
Sore throat (Painful throat)
Pain in wrist and hand
Wrist drop

 

LU-9

Location:

Indication:

It’s a Influential point of blood vessel
Relieves cough & transforms/ melts phlegm
Shortness of breath
Nervousness
Cataract
Red eye
Noise in Intestine
Eructation
Urine problems
Sneezing
Insomnia
Dry throat
Blood in cough
Pain in the Chest
Weakness of wrist
Hypertension / High Blood Pressure
Hardening of Artery
Varicose Vein
Pain in shoulder
Dysmenorrhorea (Painful menstruation)

Combination of Points:

LU-9+P-6=Cough

 

LU-10

Location:

Indication:

It has refrigeration effect & clears throat    
Fever
Excess nervousness
Vertigo
Insomnia
Loss of appetite
Dry Throat
Dry Mouth
Eructation
Inflammation of breast
Loss of voice
Indigestion
Pain in abdomen (Radiating towards back)
Swelling of throat
Comatose (Coma)
Blood in cough (Epitasis)
CTC (Carpal Tunnel Syndrome)
Poly neuropathy (Multiple Nerves disorder)
Running Nose

Combination of Points:

LU-10+TW-2 = Painful throat
LU-10+H-7+LIV-8+LU-5+ LI-16 = Epitasis (Blood in cough)
LU-10+UB-13= Cough in infants

 

LU-11

Location:

Indication:

It’s a Wood / Akash
It has also refrigeration effect that cools down
Swollen Cheeks
Tonsillitis
Epilepsy
Fever
Blocked Throat (Feeling as if throat is pressed)
Nausea
Inability to chew or swallow even a little bite
Abdominal swelling
Ejection of Pasty/sticky Phlegm in small quantity
Hot palm
Dry/cracked lips
Intense thirst
High fever
Dizziness
Cardiac Arrest
Convulsion

Combination of Points:

LU-11+LI-1 = Cough
LU-11 + SP-1+ST-45+LIV-1 = Pain in abdomen & Menstrual Pain (IT WORKS WELL)
LU-11+CV-22+LI-4 = Pain & swelling of throat