Can Eptoin be stopped after 8 years of no seizure?

Patient

Q: Hi,
I am 29 year old male.
I had an epileptic seizure 8 years ago. I have been taking Eptoin 100 mg 3 tablets daily from 8 years. i did not get any second seizure. I consulted my doctor 3 years ago and he advised me to continue the medicine. Is there any chance of stopping this medicine? or reducing dose? Is there any risk of getting seizure if medicine is stopped/reduced?

Symptoms:  Nothing
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