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Bladder Wrack Bulk Herb

Bladder Wrack Bulk Herb

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Bladder Wrack 

Botanical Name: Fucus vesiculosus
Origin: France

Iodine Source: Bladderwrack is a natural source of iodine, which is essential for thyroid function. Iodine is a key component of thyroid hormones.

Treatment for Goiter: Bladderwrack may be used as a natural remedy for goiter, a condition characterized by an enlarged thyroid gland often caused by iodine deficiency. The iodine in bladderwrack can help address iodine deficiencies.

Iodine Precursor: Bladderwrack contains diiodotyrosine (DIT), a precursor to thyroid hormones T4 (thyroxine) and T3 (triiodothyronine). These hormones play a crucial role in regulating metabolism and overall health.

Thyroid Hormone Production: The DIT molecule, abundant in bladderwrack, is involved in the production of thyroid hormones, which are essential for various bodily functions, including metabolism and energy regulation.

It's important to note that bladderwrack should not be used by individuals who are already on thyroid medication, as it could potentially interfere with their treatment. Additionally, individuals with fish and shellfish allergies should exercise caution when consuming bladderwrack, as it may contain occasional shell fragments that could trigger an allergic reaction. Before using bladderwrack or any dietary supplement, it is advisable to consult with a healthcare provider to ensure it is safe and appropriate for your specific health needs.

Statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease

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