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Introduction To Mulberry Bark (sang bai pi)









Mulberry Bark (sang bai pi)

Cortex Mori Radicis


Properties: It is sweet in flavour and cold in nature. It is tropistic to the lung channel. Its sweetness and coldness are good at clearing and sending down rebellious Qi. It acts solely in the lung channel. It can purge lung-heat, send down adverse lung-qi, relieve cough and asthma, thus it is indicated in accumulation of lung-fire, cough and asthma by rebellious Qi. It is able to purge lung-heat, send down adverse Qi, and to promote diuresis, eliminate edema to cure patients with edema and dysuria.

Effects: Purging lung-heat to relieve asthma, diuresis to eliminate edema.


1. For treatment of cough with abundant expectoration, chest congestion and shortness of breath due to accumulation of lung-fire, abnormal rising of the lung-qi, it is commonly used together with Cortex Lycii Radicis, Radix Glycyrrhizae, polished round-grained nonglutinous rice for purging heat, sending down abnormally ascending Qi, relieving cough and asthma, such as Xie Bai San.

2. For treatment of retention of dampness due to insufficiency of the spleen, facial edema, dysuria, asthma due to reversed flow of Qi, it is usually used together with Pericarpium Arecae. Pericarpium Citrl Reticulatae, Poria peel, and other diuretics and edema-eliminating herbs, such as Wupi Yin.

Dosage and Administration: 10-15g.


For the convenience of customers, we offer the Mulberry Bark (sang bai pi) as the  quick-dissolving granule made through modern technology.




Every sachet is equivalent to raw herb 10 grams.


The dosage is for adults, one sachet each time, twice a day. Please put the granule into a cup, then put 50-100ml boiling water into the cup and stir it with spoon. You will get some tea, drink it when it is luke-warm. For children, the dosage should be reduced according to the weight.


Air ship 50 sachets of Mulberry Bark (sang bai pi) in the form of quick-dissolving granule for your personal use now at $98.00.

If you would like to order this raw herb, please go to the order form.


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