Mike 'The Situation' Sorrentino Addicted To Oxycontin & Vicodin, Insider Says

Thu, March 22, 2012 3:01pm EST by 6 Comments
The Situation Rehab

One of The Situation’s best friends, Sammi Sweetheart, tells our source why the ‘Jersey Shore’ star is in rehab and what prescription medications caused his problems

Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino confirmed on his website yesterday he voluntarily is receiving help for a prescription medication addiction — and HollywoodLife.com has a source who talked to Sammi Sweetheart in Las Vegas, who revealed more details about the serious problem.

We can confirm The Situation is addicted to Oxycontin and Vicodin, specifically. Sammi told our source, “Things got really bad after Italy.”

TMZ is reporting that Mike has checked into Cirque Lodge in Utah. Meanwhile, MTV announced that there will be a sixth season of Jersey Shore.

“I want to set the record straight,” the Jersey Shore star says on his website. “I have voluntarily taken steps to get control of a prescription medication problem I had due to exhaustion. I have spent the past several weeks getting treatment for this problem and recuperating from my work and appearance schedule. I appreciate my fans support and love you guys.”

Our thoughts and well wishes are with The Situation as he gets help!

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