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

· Cough




Characteristics and symptoms:
Toothache is pain in the teeth caused by various factors, which is a common symptom of dental diseases, featured by tooth pain, gingival swelling, chewing difficulties, thirst, bad breath, intermittent pain, pain due to cold and heat  stimuli and cheek swelling, etc.


Acupoint selection:
LI-4 (Hegu), LI-5 (Yangxi), KID-3 (Taixi), LIV-3 (Taichong)


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


Pay attention to dental hygiene.
Do not eat foot that is too hot, cold or hard.



LI-4 (Hegu):
On the radial aspect of the hand, between the 1st and 2nd metacarpal bones, closer to the 2nd metacarpal bone and approximately at its midpoint.

合谷穴: 手の甲の第1、2中手骨の間、第2中手骨の橈骨側の中点にある。

LI-5 (Yangxi):
With the thumb bducted, in a depression between the tendons of the extensor pollicis longus and brevis muscles, on the radial aspect of the wrist.

陽渓穴: 手首の橈骨側、短母指伸筋腱と長母指伸筋腱の間の窪みにある。

KID-3 (Taixi):
in the depression between the highest prominence of the medial malleolus and the Achilles tendon.

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.

太渓穴: 足の内側、内踝後方とアキレス腱の間の窪みに位置する。

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。