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Xiong Can E

Xiong Can E
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Xiong Can E (Male silkworm moth)

  1. Male silkworm moth
  2. 雄蚕蛾
  3. 雄蠶蛾

The Effect of Xiong Can E


Salty, warm; liver and kidney meridians entered.


Reinforce the liver and kidney, secure essence and tonify yang.


Impotence, spermatorrhea, urine with blood, gonorrhea, traumatic injury, ulcer and scald.

Dosage and Administrations

Take the powder, 1.5~5g, or made into pill. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded for applying.


It is contraindicated in case of yin deficiency with effulgent fire.