This is a VERY critical article for those of you who are being lied to about Gabapentin (Neurontin). It IS addictive and you should NOT be taking it… especially if you have suffered a prior addiction. Please read. Question Has gabapentin become a drug of abuse? Response from Sarah T. Melton, PharmD Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Bill Gatton College of Pharmacy at East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, Tennessee Gabapentin is approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the treatment of epilepsy and postherpetic neuralgia. It is often prescribed off-label for other pain syndromes, anxiety and mood … Continue reading Has Gabapentin Become a Drug of Abuse?