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'Chrisley Knows Best' Star Todd Chrisley's Son Kyle Chrisley Reveals Recent Hospitalization Was Due To A Suicide Attempt

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Sep. 9 2019, Published 7:00 p.m. ET

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Chrisley Knows Best star Todd Chrisley's son Kyle confessed that his recent hospitalization was due to a suicide attempt on the latest episode of their family podcast Chrisley Confessions on Thursday, September 5.

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Kyle, 28, has openly struggled with substance abuse and bipolar disorder over the years.

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"I take medication and I had a bad side effect to it and I tried to take my own life. With the meds, I got all kinds of crazy thinking going on," Kyle revealed.

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Todd, 50, stood firmly in his son's corner and elaborated on the adverse effects of the medications.

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"I think some of the medications they put you on — that you had not been on — one of the side effects is suicidal tendencies and we're now off of that," Todd said.

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The USA network star posted a photo of their family gathered around Kyle's hospital bed to Instagram on August 28, but he made no mention of the reason for the hospitalization.

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"NOT TODAY SATAN, NOT TODAY ... God shows up and shows out, now won’t He do it?" the patriarch captioned the photo at the time.

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Kyle indicated that he already feels "a lot better" and has returned to work.

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