Do Not Do Recommendation

 
Do not routinely offer anticonvulsants, tricyclic antidepressants, benzodiazepines or antipsychotic medication to treat social anxiety disorder in adults.

Do Not Do Recommendation Details

Recommendation:
Do not routinely offer anticonvulsants, tricyclic antidepressants, benzodiazepines or antipsychotic medication to treat social anxiety disorder in adults.
Interventions:
Anticonvulsants, tricyclic antidepressants, benzodiazepines or antipsychotic medication to treat social anxiety disorder in adults.

Source guidance details

Guidance:
Social Anxiety Disorder (CG159)
Published date:
May 2013
Paragraph number:
1.6.2
Page number:
31

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