Sang Piao Xiao Wan
Uses: Frequent Urination. Sang Piao Xiao Wan (Sang Piao Xiao San), literally translates as the Mantis Egg Case Powder. It is commonly used for frequent urination when it arises from what we would call heart and kidney yin deficiency. Common signs would be frequent urination, enuresis, urgent urination, fatigue, anxiety, fearfulness. Commonly this may be urination that increases in frequency with other stress responses. In Children this may be appropriate for bedwetting, particularly when they have “kidney” system issues such as fear/anxiety as well. By itself or in combination with other appropriately chosen formulas this may also be helpful for diabetes.*
Recommended Dosage: Take 2 capsules 2 to 3 times per day, one bottle renders ~24 day supply.
Caution: Avoid in cases of frequent urination from damp-heat in TCM terms (often meaning infections such as UTI). (100 capsules)
Ingredients: Ginseng Root (Ren Shen), Poria, China Root (Fu Ling), Senega Root (Yuan Zhi), Sweetflag Rhizome (Shi Chang Pu), Ootheca Mantidis (Sang Piao Xiao), Mulberry Root Bark (Sang Bai Pi), Fossilized Bones (Long Gu), Fresh Water Turtle Shell (Gui Ban), Chinese Angelica Root (Dang Gui).
May vary slightly from brand to brand. What is listed here are the ingredients of our most commonly shipped brand.