Yves Saint Laurent launched an Oriental fragrance named Opium. The fragrance was launched for women in year 1977. The nose behind the Opium Parfum is Jean Amic and Jean-Louis Sieuzac. Top notes of the Opium contains coriander, plum, citruses, mandarin orange, pepper, jasmine, cloves, west indian bay and bergamot. The middle notes of the perfume contains carnation, sandalwood, patchouli, cinnamon, orris root, peach, lily-of-the-valley and rose. The base is made of labdanum, tolu balsam, sandalwood, opoponax, musk, coconut, vanilla, benzoin, vetyver, incense, cedar, myrrh, castoreum and amber.