UPDATE …

According to TMZ, Lil Wayne is about to be released from a Louisiana hospital … after suffering ANOTHER seizure on board an airplane … his 2nd seizure in 24 hours.

Weezy was on board a flight from Texas to LAX — when he began to convulse. We’re told the flight was immediately diverted to Louisiana … and Wayne was admitted to a local hospital for treatment.

We broke the story … Wayne had been hospitalized last night after a pilot reported that the rapper was experiencing seizures on board his flight.

Wayne was treated in Texas — his rep insisted Weezy was only suffering from dehydration and migraines … and was released hours later.

Earlier we reported …

*A rep for Lil’ Wayne has released a statement regarding his condition after he suffered “seizure-like symptoms” aboard his private jet.

As previously reported, the rapper was hospitalized yesterday after becoming ill mid-flight, causing the pilot to make an emergency landing in Texas. He was rushed to a local hospital, where he was treated for several hours.

His rep now says in a statement: “Lil Wayne was successfully released from the hospital after being treated for a severe migraine and dehydration. He is at home on doctor mandated rest and will return to work soon. He appreciates all of his fans for their support and love.”