Bladderwrack is a type of seaweed. People use the whole plant to make medicine. Bladderwrack is used for many conditions, but, so far, there isn’t enough scientific evidence to determine whether or not it is effective for any of them. It’s also important to note that it’s not safe to take bladderwrack by mouth.
- It is also used for obesity, arthritis, joint pain, “hardening of the arteries” (arteriosclerosis
- It is used for digestive disorders, heartburn, “blood cleansing,” constipation,
- It is used for bronchitis, emphysema, urinary tract disorders, and anxiety.
- It is also used for boosting the immune system and increasing energy.