News: BREAKING: Lil Wayne Hospitalized Again

Friday, Oct 26, 2012 5:38PM

Written by Cyrus Langhorne

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne has reportedly been hospitalized for a second time within twenty-four hours in Louisiana.

According to reports, Weezy F. Baby should be getting released Friday (October 26) evening.

Lil Wayne is about to be released from a Louisiana hospital ... after suffering ANOTHER seizure on board an airplane ... his 2nd seizure in 24 hours ... TMZ has learned. Weezy was on board a flight from Texas to LAX -- when he began to convulse. We're told the flight was immediately diverted to Louisiana ... and Wayne was admitted to a local hospital for treatment. (TMZ)

Coincidentally, his management issued a statement earlier today addressing yesterday's reported seizure.

"Lil Wayne was successfully released from the hospital after being treated for a severe migraine and dehydration. He is at home on doctor mandated rest and will return to work soon. He appreciates all of his fans for their support and love." (Statement)

Reports of Weezy's unexpected medical complications hit the Internet Friday morning.

Lil Wayne made an emergency landing in Texas after suffering seizure-like symptoms on a private jet ... TMZ has learned. A source close to Weezy -- real name Dwayne Michael Carter, Jr. -- tells us, right after the plane touched down ... the rapper was transported to a local hospital to get treatment on Thursday afternoon. We're told Wayne was at the hospital for several hours ... he checked out around 6 PM local time. It's unclear if doctors made an exact diagnosis -- but we're told Wayne is "doing better." (TMZ)

Some gossip sites speculated what could have contributed to the hospital stay.

BREAKING NEWS: Rapper Lil Wayne Hospitalized After Having A 'SEIZURE' . . . Could It Have Been A DRUG OVERDOSE??? October 26, 2012: Rapper Lil Wayne is currently recovering from what people are calling a "seizure" that occurred while on a private jet. The good people at TMZ broke the news, and have the full story HERE. No one knows exactly WHAT it was . . . but THE STREETS say that earlier that day Weezy was sippin EXTRA HEAVY on that lean. And that it may have caused the health issues. Lil Wayne released himself from the hospital a few hours later. Get better Weezy . . . and try and go easy on that LEAN bruh . . . (Media Take Out)

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