Descend Lung Qis
Vertically or proximally 0.3-0.5 cun.
Caution: When palpate for LU-8, avoid the radial artery by gently pushing it to the side.
Jingqu LU-8 can be stimulated to descend the Rebellious Lung Qi, therefore it is able to treat throat and Lungs related symptoms such as cough, asthma or sore throat. It is often used in additional to other points to enhance the effect.