A Study of the Individualized Prediction of Migraine Attacks Using a Mobile Phone App and Fitbit Data


About this study

The purpose of this study is to investigate the accuracy of predicting migraine attacks in individual patients using a mobile phone app and a Fitbit  to collect daily headache diary data, exposure/trigger data and physiologic data. It is believed the data will predict the occurrence of migraine attacks with high accuracy via the mobile phone app.

Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.

Inclusion Criteria

  • Fulfills ICHD-3beta criteria for migraine with an average of 5 - 10 migraine attacks per month and up to 12 headache days per month
  • Males or females
  • 18 years of age or older
  • Report of weather being one of the triggers
  • Has an iPhone
  • Willing to wear a Fitbit device for the duration of the study
  • Has an active Facebook account or is willing to create one

Exclusion Criteria

  • Younger than 18 years of age
  • Headaches other than migraine or probable migraine
  • Inability to provide informed consent
  • Not willing to maintain a daily diary
  • Current participation in another clinical trial

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.

Mayo Clinic Location Status Contact

Scottsdale/Phoenix, Ariz.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Rashmi Halker Singh, M.D.

Closed for enrollment

Contact information:

Joy Few



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