Lil Wayne is currently in critical condition at Cedars Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles, TMZ reports. He is in a medically induced coma and is “unstable”, according to TMZ, He apparently suffered another seizure.
UPDATE 8:26pm: TMZ reported that Wayne was being given his last rites “with his family surrounding him to say their goodbyes.” – (TMZ have removed this statement from the website)
UPDATE 8:30pm: Mack Maine of Young Money/Cash Money,has Tweeted, “Wayne is alive and well! We watching the Syracuse game…thanks for the prayers and concern..he will update you all soon. #love
UPDATE 8:35pm: Mack Maine Tweeted: “We will be releasing an official statement shortly but dont believe the nonsense about comas and tubes to breathe…that’s false!!”
UPDATE 8:45pm – Sources at the hospital tell us Wayne is still in critical condition in the ICU … but stabilizing.
We’re told the prognosis is uncertain.
Wayne is sleeping right now … which is odd, because he just tweeted saying he’s OK and thanking people for the prayers and love.
On Tuesday night, Lil Wayne was hospitalized after suffering multiple seizures, but was released on Wednesday. However, according to TMZ, “just hours later” he suffered a seizure again and was rushed back to Cedars Sinai, where he has been ever since. TMZ reports that “doctors found high amounts of codeine in his system” and that his stomach was pumped three times.