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So why the hospital drama? "He drank too much sizzurp to get a better high," the source explains to Us. "He needs rehab but he's not close to death or anything. He's fine and just coming down off the high."
What is "sizzurp," anyway? Lil Wayne and other music stars have long been frank about their love of the recreational drug -- a highly addictive, narcotic concoction of prescription-strength cough syrup, sugary sodas and hard candies, typically sipped out of Styrofoam cups. Prescription-grade cough syrups contain codeine and promethazine, creating a euphoric, sleepy high for users. Abuse of sizzurp, especially when mixed with alcohol, can lead to overdose.