Tian Kui Zi – Semiaquilegia – Radix Semiaquilegiae

Tian Kui Zi

English Name: semiaquilegia root

Pharmaceutical Name: Radix Semiaquilegiae

Medica Category: Heat-Clearing and Toxin-Eliminating Herbs

Properties: Tian Kui Zi enters the Liver, Spleen, and Urinary Bladder channels; it is sweet and bitter in nature and cold in temperature.

What is Tian Kui Zi?:

The  Chinese Herb Tian Kui Zi is the dried, sliced root of the semiaquilegia plant (a native of South-East Asia).

Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) Therapeutic Actions of Tian Kui Zi:

Tian Kui Zi clears heat-toxins, disperses stagnation and reduces swelling and is used specifically to dissipate hardened, infected nodules/sores created as a by-product of excess heat in the qi and blood levels of the body.