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Jennifer Capriati is expected to make a full recovery

June 28, 2010 | 10:18 am

Jennifer_240 Jennifer Capriati is in stable condition and is expected to make a full recovery after an "accidental overdose" of prescribed medication, according to Lacey Wickline, a spokeswoman for Capriati.

The former top-ranked tennis player was taken to a South Florida hospital early Sunday morning. Wickline declined to comment about how Capriati was found or say who called for help.

Capriati, 34, won three majors in her career.

-- Melissa Rohlin

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

Photo: Jennifer Capriati. Credit: Will Burgess / Reuters