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Contraceptive pills

Oral contraceptives, also known as birth control pills, are medications taken by mouth for the purpose of birth control.

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Contraceptive pills Health Risks

OutcomesEffectEvidenceReferences

Thrombosis Cardiovascular outcome
Thrombosis
Cardiovascular

Strong Increase

Evidence: High

1 study

Breast Cancer Reproductive outcome
Breast Cancer
Reproductive

Notable Increase

Evidence: High

1 study

Uterine Cancer Reproductive outcome
Uterine Cancer
Reproductive

Strong Decrease

Evidence: High

1 study

Central Nervous System Cancer Brain outcome

Notable Increase

Evidence: Low

1 study

Stroke Brain outcome
Stroke
Brain

Strong Increase

Evidence: High

1 study

Colorectal Cancer Digestive outcome

Strong Decrease

Evidence: Low

1 study

Ovary cancer Reproductive outcome
Ovary cancer
Reproductive

Strong Decrease

Evidence: High

1 study

Heart Attack (Myocardial infarction - ACS) Cardiovascular outcome
Heart Attack (M...
Cardiovascular

Strong Increase

Needs research

1 study

Lupus (Systemic lupus erythematosus) Lymphatic outcome

Strong Increase

Evidence: High

1 study

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