Comedian Greg Giraldo critical after drug overdose

Comedian Greg Giraldo critical after drug overdose

New Brunswick : NJ : USA | Sep 28, 2010 at 10:35 AM PDT
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It has been reported that Comedian Greg Giraldo is clinging to life after suffering from a drug overdose. The accidental Greg Giraldo overdose put him in severe condition and he was immediately rushed to Robert Wood Johnson Hospital in New Brunswick, N.J., by ambulance at about 8:30 pm on Saturday evening.

It has been reported that the "Last Comic Standing" judge, Greg Giraldo had to be revived by paramedics, after a wild party in his room at a New Jersey Hilton, where he had been staying while performing a four-night gig at the Stress Factory in New Brunswick.

The Greg Giraldo overdose is due to accidental intake of excessive amount of on-prescription medications.

Greg Giraldo reportedly mixed the drugs and later, was found unconscious by a friend. However, it has not been disclosed that what medications were responsible for the Greg Giraldo overdose incident.

It has been confirmed that the reported Greg Giraldo overdose is not a suicide attempt and the comedian was breathing unaided on Monday.

A fellow comic friend has also revealed that Greg Giraldo recently split from wife and the couple share three children.

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