The drug which was originally approved for some types of seizures and nerve pain, is the next new drug being used to get high. 

Research has found a growing misuse of the drug and even evidence of a black market for this pill according to WXYZ. From 2008 to 2014 reports showed a 3000 percent increase in abuse of gabapentin and Dr. Rachel Vickers Smith said “I think that some individuals may say that they use it to get high, and others may say they use it and get a drowsy effect. So, we're talking about the euphoria versus sedation, “.