Sang Shen


Sang Shen in TCM:

Explore the properties of Sang Shen according to Chinese
Nutrition and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM):

English Name: mulberry fruit
Pharmacuetical Name: Fructus Mori
Properties: sweet, cold

Temperature: cold

Channels: KD, LV

Flavors: sweet
Tonifies: blood, yin

Special Properties:
resolves dryness

Actions / Indications:
  • Nourishes Yin and Blood (dizziness, vertigo, tinnitus, weak low back and knees, blurry vision, nocturnal emission, insomnia, premature greying)
  • Generates Fluids; Moistens intestines (thirst with heat or hot flashes, constipation due to fluid deficiency; xiao ke)
  • (cc: SP deficient diarrhea)

    Special Notes:
  • Sang Shen Zi and Gou Qi Zi are both mild tonics that can be taken for a long time.