Peony evading tincture is a herbal sedative medicine. Peony evading (Maryin root) is a perennial herbaceous plant. Its roots contain essential oils, digestible carbohydrates, vitamin C, benzoic acid, sitosterol, terpenoids, tannins, potassium, calcium and manganese. Its aerial part contains glycosides, bioflavonoids and tannins and its seeds are rich with fatty oils. The plant was widely used in Chinese, Mongolian and other traditional medicines to treat gastrointestinal diseases, malaria, fever, and as a sedative drug and even as an antidote for poisonings. It belongs to the group of natural adaptogens, the means that stimulate the immune system.

The tincture is used as a sedative and a natural hypnotic in patients with sleep disorders, excitability of the nervous system and dysautonomia. It stimulates endorphin production and helps to cope with stress and emotional overload. It can also be used as part of complex therapy of chronic alcoholism and hormonal imbalance during menopause and in order to relieve cramps, involuntary spasms and contractions in patients with epilepsy. Moreover, the tincture has been proven to have antispasmodic and anti-inflammatory effects.