Do not offer clomethiazole for community-based assisted withdrawal because of the risk of overdose and misuse. Do not do February 2011 Unclassified
Do not use antidepressants (including selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors [SSRIs]) routinely for the treatment of alcohol misuse alone. Do not do February 2011 Unclassified
Do not use gammahydroxybutyrate (GHB) for the treatment of alcohol misuse. Do not do February 2011 Unclassified
Benzodiazepines should not be used as ongoing treatment for alcohol dependence. Do not do February 2011 Unclassified
Do not use blood tests routinely for the identification and diagnosis of alcohol use disorders. Do not do February 2011 Unclassified