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Bladderwrack Powder

  • Fucus vesiculosus
  • Origin: Canada
Bladderwrack Powder

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Common Name

Standardized: bladderwrack
Other: dyer's fucus, red fucus, rockwrack

Botanical Name

Fucus vesiculosus L.
Plant Family: Fucaceae

Overview

Introduction

Bladderwrack is a brown seaweed harvested from cool ocean waters around world, easily recognized by its air-filled thalli or "bladders" that keep the plant afloat.

Constituents

Alginic acid, iodine.

Parts Used

Entire plant.

Typical Preparations

Added to soups and stocks, taken as tablets, as an extract, or drunk as a tea 2-3 times a day.

Precautions

Specific: Seaweeds contain naturally high levels of iodine. This product is harvested from the sea. Consumption of this product may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in persons with allergies to fish or shellfish.
General: We recommend that you consult with a qualified healthcare practitioner before using herbal products, particularly if you are pregnant, nursing, or on any medications.

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This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.