Hormonal Contraceptives

Hormonal Contraceptives and Migraine: Is It Time to Revisit Stroke Risk?

Hormonal Contraceptives and Migraine: Is It Time to Revisit Stroke Risk?

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Current oral contraceptive products contain lower doses of estrogen than those used in the past, prompting reconsideration of risks and benefits.

Contraceptive Use and the Risk for Ischemic Stroke in Women With Migraine

Contraceptive Use and the Risk for Ischemic Stroke in Women With Migraine

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Consensus statement cautions against the use of hormonal contraceptives in women with migraine, as these medications may be associated with an increased risk for ischemic stroke.

Hormonal Contraceptive Use in Migraine With Aura Linked to Stroke

Hormonal Contraceptive Use in Migraine With Aura Linked to Stroke

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Women on combined hormonal contraceptives and experiencing migraine with aura are more likely to have an ischemic stroke.

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