Lean Purple Drank

Lean, Purple Drank and Codeine: 12 Side Effects and Warning Signs

What is Lean (Purple Drank)? Lean, also known as Purple Drank, barre, Texas tea, and Sizzurp, is a mixture of cough syrup, soda, hard candy, and sometimes alcohol. It usually contains large doses of prescription cough syrup, usually promethazine which contains codeine, and causes feelings of euphoria. Often called “swooning euphoria”, the combination of promethazine’s…