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Table 4 Absolute risk of ischemic stroke in women aged 20 to 44 years in relation to the use of hormonal contraception and migraine status

From: Hormonal contraceptives and risk of ischemic stroke in women with migraine: a consensus statement from the European Headache Federation (EHF) and the European Society of Contraception and Reproductive Health (ESC)

  No migraine Migraine with aura Migraine without aura
Without hormonal contraception 2.5/100,000 5.9/100,000 4.0/100,000
With hormonal contraception 6.3/100,000 36.9/100,000 25.4/100,000
  1. Data were calculated by using information provided in references #11,15,17,18,35