0.5–1 cun obliquely in an inferior direction.
Wangu GB-12 is indicated as a local point for Liver Yang Rising. Typical manifestations are headache and dizziness.
Interior Wind agitating is also a consequence of Liver Yang Rising, characterized by head tremor, epilepsy, muscle contraction around the mouth and etc.
Finally, it is a calming effect and is frequently used to treat insomnia or manic behavior if originated from Liver Yang or Liver Fire.