Fig. 38. Leuzea safflower (on the right - rhizome with roots).
Leuzea safflower, maral root [Rhaponticum carthamoides (Willd.) Iljin] - a wild plant, introduced into the culture. Active ingredients are not established. Tincture or liquid (70% alcohol) extract of rhizomes with roots take 20-30 drops 2-3 times a day as a stimulant of the type of ginseng with functional disorders of the nervous system, mental and physical fatigue , etc. The extract is part of the invigorating drink " Sayans. "