Fucus vesiculosus

Natural History.
     Sea Kelp

General.
     A remedy for obesity and NON-TOXIC GOITRE; also exophthalmic. Digestion is furthered and flatulence diminished. Obstinate constipation; forehead feels as if compressed by an iron ring. Thyroid enlargement in obese subjects.

Relationship.
     Compare: PHYTOL.; THYROIDINE; BADIAGA; IODIUM.

Dose.
     Tincture, five to sixty drops three times a day before meals.