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Introduction To Mantis Egg-Case (sang piao xiao)









Mantis Egg-Case (sang piao xiao)    

Ootheca Mantidis


Properties: Sweet, astringent and salty in flavour, neutral in nature, it is tropistic to the liver and kidney channels. Its astringent flavour can string and the salty taste can act on the kidney. As a sweet, neutral and moist remedy astring, it can replenish the kidney and support Yang, preserve essence and reduce urination, serving to treat symptoms of lumbago and spermatorrhea due to insufficiency of kidney-qi and debility of the lower-jiao.

Effects: Tonifying the kidney, supplementing Yang, preserving essence and alleviating polyuria.


1. For insufficiency of kidney-yang with deficiency cold of the lower-jiao, spermatorrhea and cloudy urine, impotence and premature ejaculation, it is used with herbs for tonifying the kidney and supporting Yang, consolidating the kidney and preserving essence such as Cornu Cerri Pantotrichum, Radix Morindae Officinalis, Semen Astagali Complanati, Fructus Schisandrae, Corex Eucommia ulmoides oliv. , etc.

2. For insufficiency of kidney-yang with deficiency-cold of the lower-jiao and frequent urination, it is used with herbs for warming the kidney to reduce urine shuch as Radix Linderae, Rhizoma Dioscoreae, Fructus Alpiniae Oxyphyllae, Fructus Psoraleae, etc.

Dosage and Administration: 3-10g.


For the convenience of customers, we offer the Mantis Egg-Case (sang piao xiao) 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 Mantis Egg-Case (sang piao xiao) 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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