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Characteristics and symptoms:
Migraine is characterized by recurrent headaches that are moderate to severe and pulsating in nature, mostly affecting one half of the head, and lasting from 4 to 72 hours. Associated symptoms may include nausea and vomiting. The pain can be aggravated by light and sound stimulus or daily activities while quiet environment and a good rest may alleviate the pain.

Acupoint selection: Du-20 (Baihui), BL-22 (Sanjiaoshu), TB-10 (Tianjing), LIV-3 (Taichong)


Course of treatment: 15 to 20 min per acupoint, once a day.


Advice: Quit smoking and alcohol drinking. Regulate emotions. Live a regular routine life. Control high blood pressure effectively. Avoid eating spicy and irritating food. Keep the head warm. Take exercise regularly, like jogging, walking, swimming, tai chi, qigong, etc.

治療コース:ツボ毎に、毎回 15 ~ 20 分お灸をすえる。毎日 1 回。


Du-20 (Baihui):
At the junction of a line connecting the apices of the ears and the midline, 7 cun from the posterior hairline.

百会穴: 後髪の生え際の正中上方7寸、耳尖(ツボ名)の真上、頭頂の真ん中の所。

BL-22 (Sanjiaoshu):
1.5 cun lateral to the posterior midline, on the level of the lower border of the spinous process of the 1st lumbar vertebra (L1)

三焦兪: 第1腰椎棘突起下の外方1寸5分。

TB-10 (Tianjing):
on the lateral aspect of the upper arm, with the elbow flexed in a depression approximately 1 cun proximal to the olecranon.

天井穴: 腕の外側、肘を曲げた時の、肘の先の真上1寸の窪みにある。

LIV-3 (Taichong):
on the dorsum of the foot, between the 1st and 2nd metatarsal bones, in the depression proximal to the metatarsophalangeal joints and the proximal angle between the two bones.

太沖穴: 足の甲、第一中足骨の隙間の後方の窪みの所に位置する。

※If moxibustion box shall be used to treat diseases, please follow doctors’ prescription.