Teenagers Using Dangerous Drink To Get High

View Comments
(Photo credit: BERTRAND GUAY/AFP/Getty Images)

(Photo credit: BERTRAND GUAY/AFP/Getty Images)

Featured Items

aphrodite e1409924900773 Teenagers Using Dangerous Drink To Get High7 Tips for Keeping Naked Photos of Yourself Off the Internet

96287837 Teenagers Using Dangerous Drink To Get High Do Taylor Swift And Katy Perry Hate Each other

jj Teenagers Using Dangerous Drink To Get High Why JJ Watt Is Worth $100 Million ALL DAY LONG

pic duck Teenagers Using Dangerous Drink To Get HighDuckTales Theme Song With Real Ducks

guys Teenagers Using Dangerous Drink To Get High 10 Types Of Single 30 Year Old Guys

¡Attention to all parents!

Watch out if your teens are drinking ‘Sizzurp’ or ‘The Purple Drink’.

This drink, a mixture of jolly ranchers, soda and prescription cough syrup that gives the consumer an instant high

“It’s quite addictive… It can lead to seizures and essentially lead you to stop breathing.” said Dr. Robert Glatter in an interview by The Today Show. “The sweetness of the soda and candy combined with the drug itself makes people want to have this all day long. … They just don’t know how much they’ve had throughout the day and by then, it’s almost too late.”

The drink has been linked to the death of rapper Pimp C and Dj Screw, and the hospitalization of Lil Wayne, who once praised the drug.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 38,867 other followers