What is Lumosity?

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Lumosity is a software application that is used to improve learning and brain function. It is used to sharpen memory, focus attention, and promote creativity.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Memory problems 2 1
Brain fog 1 3
Impaired attention span 1 1
Problems concentrating 1 1
Short term memory problems 1 0

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 1
None 3

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Lumosity

Side effect Patients
Short term memory problems 1
Wakeful feeling (tired but not sleepy) 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently using Lumosity

Dosage Patients
46 min weekly 1
45 min daily 1

Duration

Currently using Lumosity

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 1
2 - 5 years 1
5 - 10 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 2
Never taken as prescribed 1
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 2
Not at all hard to take 1
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 3
< $25 0
Not specified 1
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1 patient evaluation for Lumosity

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MicheleBall
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MicheleBall
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Relapse: Mild
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: moderate
Vision: mild
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: mild
Walking: moderate
I am: vg
I have:
MS

See MicheleBall's full Lumosity history

Dec 28, 2016 (Started Jul 06, 2016)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Brain fog)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 45 min Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Aug 6, 2016 (Started Jul 06, 2016)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Brain fog)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 45 min Daily
Advice & Tips: daily for 45 minutes or more.. no more than an hour
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Jul 29, 2016 (Started Jul 06, 2016)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Brain fog)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Wakeful feeling (tired but not sleepy))
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 45 min Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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