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Table 2 Self-reported vascular comorbidies among migraine patients by triptan use and among controls in 2012

From: Stroke and cardiovascular risk factors among working-aged Finnish migraineurs

  Migraine patients   Controls  
Not used triptans Used triptans All   
n % n % n % n % p-value
Hypertension 237 24.3 83 16.0 320 21.3 462 15.5 < 0.001
High cholesterol value 415 42.4 160 30.9 575 38.2 991 33.0 < 0.001
Diabetes 81 8.3 25 4.8 106 7.0 173 5.8 0.073
Myocardial infarction 19 2.0 3 0.6 22 1.5 35 1.2 0.333
Angina pectoris 37 3.8 4 0.8 41 2.7 57 1.9 0.057
Stroke 14 1.4 7 1.3 21 1.4 14 0.5 < 0.001
disorder 51 5.2 16 3.1 67 4.5 51 1.7 < 0.001