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Tamar Braxon Rushed to Hospital after Bad Reaction to Flu Medication

By Teonny Spears / Published on Thursday, 12 Oct 2017 15:22 PM / No Comments

Tamar Braxton has been rushed to the hospital after fighting the flu. The singer and reality TV star had a bad reaction to her medication.

TMZ reports that Tamar started feeling sick earlier this week while out promoting her new studio album, Bluebird of Happiness, during its New York stop. Tamar cancelled several appearances because she could barely speak, which caused her to see a nose, an ear and a throat doctor.

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She was prescribed Prednisone, a steroid for her throat, but her body had a horrible reaction and swelled up. The swelling was so severe once she returned to L.A. she was rushed to the ER on Wednesday night.

She is expected to make a full recovery but she must stay in the hospital for a couple of days.


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