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Bow Wow Opens up About Him Almost Losing His Life

Bow Wow Opens up About Him Almost Losing His Life

This is an extremely addictive drug, due to codeine being one of the key ingredients of cough syrup.

Bow Wow took to Twitter on Monday to urge "the youth" to stop doing drugs in the wake of Mac Miller's suspected overdose.

The musician and child actor took to Twitter to warn his fans about the dangers of consuming the concoction, comprising the promethazine and codeine-based medicine and soda, as he revealed he had been drinking it "every day" at the height of his career 10 years ago.

The 31-year-old rapper advised his fans to stay away from such drugs while warning of their effects. This explains my erratic behavior and why im misunderstood the drugs controlled me, " he wrote. When me and Omarion worked on the FACE OFF album [in 2007], I was high off lean everyday! When yall saw me on BET going off on torae i was high off lean (sic). He further expressed how everyone around him complained of his change of attitude and composure while he was under the influence of the substance.

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Bow Wow went on to tell the tale of his unsafe habit, with his tweets telling a story about how his lean addiction got to the point of agony, stating "much so that he started missing shows, getting into fights, and causing his most loyal fans to turn on him". Turn on me my family too.

He continued: "I WAS SIPPING 4's at least 7 times a day".

After a show in Cincinnati while on tour with Chris Brown, Bow Wow says he came to terms with his addiction when he woke up in a hospital. "To this day I'm affected, my stomach will never be the same". "It was summer but i was walking round with 3 hoodies on because i was so cold", he revealed. I missed he Chicago show and Baltimore show. "I nearly died f- with syrup".

'DRUG FREE IS THE WAY TO BE! smarten up tighten up out here. Yall know I don't act like this I mean look! You have so much life. The young artist all the kids around the world. don't follow a trend. 'I had known him for about six months, but we became really close, we became really good friends and I always thought I'd be the one to help him get clean and to lead him on to the path of a good, clean, sober life'.


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