The benefit of Bladderwrack: (Fucus Vesiculous) is a seaweed found on the coasts of the Pacific Ocean, the Atlantic Ocean and the Baltic Sea. It is recognized as the original source of iodine. Bladderwrack is rich in beta-carotene, bromine, potassium, alginic and mannitol.
Is used for thyroid disorders including underactive thyroid (myxedema), over-sized thyroid gland (goiter), and iodine deficiency. It is also used for obesity, arthritis, joint pain, “hardening of the arteries” (arteriosclerosis), digestive disorders, heartburn, “blood cleansing,” constipation, bronchitis, emphysema, urinary tract disorders, and anxiety. Other uses include boosting the immune system and increasing energy.