Can an epileptic person, who's 1yr seizure free, have an instant seizure relapse due to major head trauma?
Yes. A year without seizures does not guarantee that you will never have another seizure. Head trauma can also cause a seizure. I hope this is already being evaluated and treated by your doctor. If not, see a doctor right away. You should not be driving or operating heavy machinery for now. Make certain your friends, family, coworkers know about your seizure disorder and recent head trauma.
Epilepsy from head trauma 13 yr ago, on Depakote 500mg once a day am seizure free. But have a lots of anxiety. Can I take gabapentin for it with depakot?
Far better meds. Your anxiety can be handled much more effectively with xanax (alprazolam) than gabapentin, and would suggest conferring with your doctor re possible anti-anxiety meds, which could be added in combination with your depakote. Would hope that you also have available of counseling to assist more complete anxiety management. Read more...