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Chief Keef Sips Lean In Rehab?



Chief Keef appears to be enjoying himself in rehab. Sosa posted a photo of himself enjoying what looks to be “Lean.”

Lean is a drink concoction made of promethazene-codeine cough syrup, Sprite and Jolly Rancher candy.

A bottle of Sprite and a cup of purple liquid are seen in the IG post. Sosa wrote a smiley face in the photo’s caption.



Lean, often called “Sizzurp” or “Purple Drank” has its origins in the South after Houston producer DJ Screw popularized the beverage.

Lean, when induced, provides its user a sedated feeling. Long-term use can have deadly side effects.

DJ Screw was found dead Nov. 16, 2000 in his studio following an overdose from a combination of Lean and drugs. A toxicology report found codeine, Valium and PCP in his system.

In September, Gucci Mane revealed he was battling an addiction to Lean following an infamous Twitter rant. Gucci later professed he would be entering rehab.

Lil Wayne suffered complications from long-term lean use of the beverage. He was rushed to the hospital in March after suffering multiple seizures.

Dr. George Fallieras, an emergency room physician and hospitalist at Good Samaritan Hospital, said codeine is an “opiate” and is in the “same family of drugs as heroin and morphine,” according to the Los Angeles Times.

Fallieras commented codeine addiction is the same as heroin addiction, only without the needles. This is due to the large amounts of codeine Lean drinkers induce.

He further said it is difficult to overcome Lean addiction and likened codeine withdrawal to the worst flu possible.

“One patient said to me, ‘Imagine the worst flu when you’re shivering, you’re vomiting, you can’t eat, you have diarrhea, every atom in your body hurts, you can’t sleep, you lie on the floor just shivering … and multiply that times a million,’” Fallieras told the Times. “And you know if you can just take the pill or inject yourself with heroin, that it just all goes away.”

A week ago, Chief Keef was sentenced to serve 90 days in a drug rehabilitation center after he tested positive for marijuana, a direct violation of probation.

Sosa has since entered the Promises Treatment Center’s high-cost, for-profit treatment program. Several notable celebrities have entered the drug-treatment, including Lindsay Lohan and Britney Spears.

A judge initially ordered Chief Keef to undergo 90 days of drug treatment at the Haymarket Center on Chicago’s West Side.

Sosa will spend his first 30 days in the facility. He will be able to work following that phase depending on his 30-day progress report, the Chicago Tribune reports.

Chief Keef’s next court date is Dec. 12.

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  • I got Ben Stein $

    BOA YHU IS A CLOWN LMAO!!!!

  • Kyrstal Nicole

    SMH

  • monty

    This kid never really ceases to amaze me. He is like the total bad ass complete package!

  • Anonymous

    Chief Keef is a fucking pussy thinks he can defy the law. he should be spending life in prison for being suck a fucking prick

  • Flatbush Rican

    funny ass nigga man ctfu

  • Your Mom Loves The D

    THIS ARTICLE IS BULLSHIT!! LEAN CANT POSSIBLY BE THE SAME AS HEROIN!!

    • G Money

      nah prolly so doe. Dat nigga wayne almost went into cardiac arrest cuz of it

    • Jacki H.

      no bulshit. They’re both in the class of opiates

      • Anonymous

        wow smh

    • lackin

      they both bind to the same opiate receptors in your brain… and actually heroin breaks down into codeine and morphine in your body and codeine can be derived from the opium plant… look it up…

      • Mac Miller #1 Fan

        fuck that shit. Keep sippin playa. its YOLO

  • Wassup wit all these fuck Niggaz lol??

    Dat nigga recklezz af LMAO!!!!

  • Roo King

    He flexxin. He prolly tasting one of dem new mountain dew flavors lol

  • Ay Bay Bay

    thi nigga wild lol

  • Anonymous

    LMAO

  • lovin da crew

    that’s why I’ll never try that shit. I don’t want to be a slave to drugs

  • lessonz

    he gotta problem and we just need to help him. he still a kid real talk.

  • neno

    lean is worse than marijuana

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