MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - JUNE 01: Dayne Beams of the Magpies in action during the round 11 AFL match between the Collingwood Magpies and the Fremantle Dockers at Melbourne Cricket Ground on June 01, 2019 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Graham Denholm/AFL Photos/Getty Images)

Collingwood midfielder Dayne Beams has been admitted to hospital after suffering a negative reaction to pain medication, according to The Age.

Beams was taken to hospital on Wednesday, with the Magpies releasing a statement regarding the incident.

“Dayne continues to meet the challenges he’s been open about, with the assistance of his family, medical professionals and Collingwood,” Collingwood’s statement read.

“He was admitted to a Melbourne hospital on Wednesday as a part of his ongoing treatment program.

“Dayne and his family thank everyone for respecting his privacy.”