CV 6 Acupuncture Point

Conception Vessel 6, also known as Ren 6, Abbreviated as CV 6, Transliterated Qihai in Chinese, Sea of Qi in English.

CV 6 Acupuncture Point Location:

On the anterior median line of the lower abdomen, 1.5 cun below the umbilicus.

CV 6 Acupuncture Point Indications:

  • Abdominal pain, diarrhea, constipation
  • Enuresis
  • Hernia
  • Spermatorrhea, impotence
  • Irregular menstruation, amenorrhea
  • Emaciation due to consumptive disease

CV 6 Acupuncture Point Benefits:

Strengthens Kidney Qi and Yang, regulates Qi, benefits Original Qi, treats prolapse.


CV 6 has the function to tonify, as well as maintain health.