The Situation confirms reason for rehab is prescription medication problem. Mike Sorrentino, whose sloshed days and nights, have been well-documented on The Jersey Shore, checked into an inpatient treatment program at the renowned Cirque Lodge in Utah for an inpatient treatment program. In a statement on Tuesday, Sorrentino’s rep acknowledged that he’d spent the past several weeks in treatment “for much needed rest and recuperation after his extensive production and appearance schedule.”

The reality guido took to his personal blog today inform fans, stating, “I have voluntarily taken steps to get control of a prescription medication problem I had due to exhaustion.” He is still expected to participate in the MTV show’s upcoming sixth season, which is slated to go into production this summer. Like us on Facebook by clicking here. Follow us on Twitter by clicking here.