Lil Wayne Abusing Drugs

By: Cori Murrell

What happened to Lil wayne?

Lil wayne was hospitalized after suffering severe seizures. Rumors initially suggested that he was barely alive.

What drug did he abuse?

Wayne ended up in the hospital because of the overuse of cocaine, weed and prescription-strength cough syrup also known as "sizzurp"

What is "Sizzurp?"

Purple Drank is a mixture of a prescription cold medication with a soda drink like Sprite or Mountain Dew, plus ice and Jolly Rancher candies often added for color and taste.