Do Not Do Recommendation

 
Do not use antidepressants (including selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors [SSRIs]) routinely for the treatment of alcohol misuse alone.

Do Not Do Recommendation Details

Recommendation:
Do not use antidepressants (including selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors [SSRIs]) routinely for the treatment of alcohol misuse alone.
Interventions:
antidepressants (including selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors [SSRIs])

Source guidance details

Guidance:
Alcohol dependence and harmful alcohol use (CG115)
Published date:
February 2011
Paragraph number:
1.3.6.13
Page number:
32

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