Amanda Bynes Hospitalization: Weighs Under 100 Lbs, Suspected Of Abusing Prescription Drugs

Amanda Bynes Fans Feel 'Very Sad' About Her 'Isolated' Life After Psychiatric Break!

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By MLC on May 24, 2023 at 7:00 PM EDT

Amanda Bynes is living a very secluded life.

The former actress has reportedly given up everything she loves following her psychiatric breakdown earlier this year.

In March, The Blast reported on Bynes’ 5150 psychiatric hold that she was placed on around St. Patrick’s Day.

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We exclusively reported that the retired entertainer was reportedly abusing prescription drugs which led her to lose a TON of weight. She reportedly weighed under 100 lbs.

Sources close to the situation tell The Blast, Bynes has recently undergone “startling and dramatic weight loss over the last few months,” and people around the actress believe she is abusing prescription medication.

On Sunday, March 19th, Bynes was seen roaming the streets near downtown Los Angeles completely nude. She called 9-1-1 on herself and was placed on a 72-hour psychiatric hold.

The “She’s The Man” actress has since been released from the hospital, and she’s been living in isolation.

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Bynes Has Been Living A Very "Isolated" Life Since Hospitalization

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According to reports, the former FIDM student has been feeling “sad and isolated” after living alone in her home as she continues to recover.

Prior to her mental health break, the former actress was pursuing a career in cosmetology to become a nail technician. However, it’s been reported that she’s lost interest in it since being released from the hospital.

Many of her fans have expressed that they’re “very sad” and absolutely beside themselves.

“Omg this makes me so sad,” one person tweeted.

“It is sad!” another wrote.

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Amanda Bynes Fans Are Besides Themselves

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One fan suggested, “Wow maybe you should leave her alone?”

“I feel so bad for this girl. She’s been used for fame and used for money… but never real loving or caring ppl around her. It’s too bad ppl can’t see fake ppl. I just want to hug her… hugs Amanda,” another crushed fan tweeted.

However, not all hope is lost for Bynes. Sources close to her say she could regain her passions for fashion and cosmetology in the near future.

Per reports, the ex-Nickelodeon star has been staying engaged with her treatments and has been regularly attending her outpatient treatments. She’s been seeing a therapist since her release, and Bynes has reportedly been keeping up with her mental health medications.

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The former “Amanda Show” star and her on-off fiancé, Paul Michael, are no longer together. They broke up earlier this year and those close to her are optimistic that he won’t reenter her life.

They claim he was no support to her during her recent mental health crisis and hospitalization. They feared. He could have a toxic influence on her recovery if he gets back into her inner circle. previously reported that Bynes “has been advised to continue to distance herself from her former fiancé.”

The couple met in rehab and were first engaged in 2020. They broke up multiple times throughout their relationship.

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