White Mulberry Leaf – Sang Ye (Folium Mori)

sangyeSource: Sang Ye – the leaf of Morus alba L., family Moraceae.

Function: Sang Ye expels wind and heat, clears lung-heat and moistens dryness, clears liver-fire to treat eye disease.

Application: Sang Ye is used for wind-heat syndrome due to exogenous attack manifested as headache, cough and sore throat. It is commonly used for dry cough, that is due to dryness and heat in the lung.