Vertically 1–1.5 cun
Similar to other Accumulation-Xi points, Diji SP-8 removes Blood Stagnations and stops pain. It is mostly used in Excess patterns in acute cases, such as painful periods. Despite that, it can also be used as part of the treatment strategy for chronic periods pain.
SP-8 can be needled right before the period to invigorate Qi and Blood in the Uterus with Reducing Needling method. Other points can be used to tackle the root of the condition (eg: Cold in Uterus ) with Reducing Needling Method.
Furthermore, SP-8 stop bleeding as well such as heavy period or bloody stools.