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Stomachache is usually seen in acute and chronic gastritis, peptic ulcer and gastric neurosis in Western medicine, characterized by epigastralgia. 
(1) Acupuncture
Invasion of the stomach by liver qi:
Treating principles: To soothe the liver and harmonize the stomach to relieve pain
Prescription: Zhongwan (CV12), Qimen (LR14), Neiguan (PC6), Zusanli (ST36), Yanglingquan (GB34)
Deficiency and cold in the spleen and stomach:
Treating principles: To warm meridians and disperse cold to relieve pain
Prescription: Pishu (BL20), Weishu (BL21), Zhongwan (CV12), Zhangmen (LR13), Neiguan (PC6), Zusanli (ST36)
(2) Cupping: It is effective for stomachache caused by deficiency and cold in the spleen and stomach.
(3) Ear Acupuncture: stomach (CO4), liver (CO12), ear-shenmen (TF4), brain (AT3,4i), and sympathetic (AH6a)
It is most effective for stomachache.  Usually pain is killed after 1 or 2 sessions of treatment.  For chronic stomachache, long term treatment should be given.

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