(202) 599-8435

Gabapentin Increasingly Being Abused

Gabapentin, a medication approved by the FDA to treat epilepsy and nerve pain, is increasingly being abused to enhance opioid-induced euphoria or to bypass the blocking effects of addiction-treatment medications. The drug, which is not an opioid nor classified as a controlled substance, has also been involved in recent overdose deaths. Read more here.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
About the Author