Sang Ye (White Mulberry Leaf)

Sang Ye (White Mulberry Leaf)

Herb 11 of 12 in Cool, Spicy Herbs that Release the Exterior

Cold Sang Ye (Folium Mori Albae)
Sweet, Bitter, Cold
Folium Mori Albae
Tone Marks:
sāng yè
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Chinese Herb Actions

  • Disperses Wind and Heat
    Used when Wind-Heat affects the Lungs, causing either a dry cough or expectoration of thick, yellow sputum. Also for headache, sore throat, and fever.
  • Clears Heat in the Liver Channel
    For eye problems from heat in the Liver Channel or Liver Yin Deficiency.
  • Cools Blood and Stops Bleeding
    For mild cases of vomiting with Blood.

Chinese Herb Contraindications & Cautions

  • Caution in cases of cold in the lungs, or lung qi Deficiency.

Herb-Drug Interactions

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Chinese Herb Toxicity & Overdose

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Chinese Herb Dosage

  • 4.5-15 grams. Use as an external wash for eye problems.
  • Part used: leaf.

This Herb Appears in the Following Formulas:

References Used

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