1) If you have been seizure
free for at least 6 months.
Most doctors will consider tapering the dosage and discontinuing your seizure
medicines after a seizure
-free period of 2 to 4 years. If you have had only one seizure
, some doctors will consider discontinuing the medicine if you have been seizure
-free for 6 to 12 months.
2) If you seizure
s were infrequent prior to starting your medication
3) If you under the close care and supervision of your physician, preferable a neurologist.