For people with mesothelioma,

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Optune Lua is the first FDA-approved treatment*
for mesothelioma in over 15 years. Learn more

Optune Lua in addition to chemotherapy is approved to treat people with unresectable, locally advanced or metastatic, malignant pleural mesothelioma.
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A clinical study showed that using Optune Lua in addition to chemotherapy provided

Learn more about study results for Optune Lua™ + chemo

*FDA approved under the Humanitarian Device Exemption pathway.

In a clinical study, Optune Lua was used with chemotherapy in 80 untreated patients with unresectable (unable to be removed via surgery) malignant pleural mesothelioma.

  • Optune Lua is not a medicine and does not enter the bloodstream
    • When used with chemotherapy, skin irritation was the most common side effect
  • In the clinical study, the only side effect related to Optune Lua use was skin irritation seen in 71% of people (66% mild-to-moderate and 5% severe)
    • Most skin irritation is reversible and can be treated with topical ointments, creams, or solutions prescribed by your doctor
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Designed with your lifestyle in mind

Optune Lua helps you fit treatment into your daily routine.

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Designed with your lifestyle in mind

More than 15,000 people around the world have started Optune®, a cancer treatment that works the same way as Optune Lua

More than 15,000 patients have been treated with TTFields

It has been used since 2011 to treat a type of brain cancer called glioblastoma, also known as GBM.

The FDA first approved Optune to treat adults with recurrent GBM in 2011, and adults with newly diagnosed GBM in 2015.

Optune Lua for mesothelioma is classified as a Humanitarian Use Device (HUD), approved under the Humanitarian Device Exemption (HDE) pathway.

Optune was approved under the Premarket Approval (PMA) pathway.

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Resources you can download

These resources can help answer some additional questions you may have about Optune Lua.

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