4.1.3.1Patients who drink alcohol should be advised to keep weekly consumption within safe limits (no more than 21 units of alcohol per week for men, or 14 units per week for women) and to avoid binge drinking (more than 3 alcoholic drinks in 1–2 hours) (GPP).

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