Tacrolimus and Mycophenolate Mofetil in Preventing Acute Graft-Versus-Host Disease in Patients With Advanced Hematologic Cancer Who Are Undergoing Donor Stem Cell Transplantation

This study has been completed.
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Collaborator:
Information provided by:
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00096096
First received: November 9, 2004
Last updated: May 12, 2010
Last verified: May 2010
  Purpose

RATIONALE: Tacrolimus and mycophenolate mofetil may be an effective treatment for graft-versus-host disease caused by donor stem cell transplantation.

PURPOSE: This phase II trial is studying how well giving tacrolimus together with mycophenolate mofetil works in preventing acute graft-versus-host disease in patients who are undergoing donor stem cell transplantation for advanced hematologic cancer.


Condition Intervention Phase
Chronic Myeloproliferative Disorders
Graft Versus Host Disease
Leukemia
Lymphoma
Multiple Myeloma and Plasma Cell Neoplasm
Myelodysplastic Syndromes
Myelodysplastic/Myeloproliferative Diseases
Drug: mycophenolate mofetil
Drug: tacrolimus
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Supportive Care
Official Title: A Phase II Study of the Combination of Tacrolimus and Mycophenolate Mofetil for the Prevention of Acute Graft-Versus-Host Disease

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Further study details as provided by Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Efficacy

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Safety
  • Area under the curve of plasma mycophenolic acid

Study Start Date: August 2004
Primary Completion Date: May 2006 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Detailed Description:

OBJECTIVES:

Primary

  • Determine the efficacy of tacrolimus and mycophenolate mofetil in preventing acute graft-vs-host disease in patients with advanced hematologic malignancies undergoing allogeneic peripheral blood stem cell transplantation.

Secondary

  • Determine the safety of this regimen in these patients.

OUTLINE: This is a non-randomized study.

Patients receive tacrolimus IV continuously or orally twice daily on days -1 to 60 followed by a taper to day 180. Patients also receive mycophenolate mofetil IV over 2 hours or orally twice daily on days 0-60 followed by a taper to day 180. Treatment is discontinued at day 180 in the absence of graft-vs-host disease.

Patients are followed for survival.

PROJECTED ACCRUAL: A total of 5-25 patients will be accrued for this study.

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   up to 65 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

DISEASE CHARACTERISTICS:

  • Diagnosis of 1 of the following hematologic malignancies:

    • Acute myeloid leukemia beyond first complete remission (CR1)
    • Acute lymphoblastic leukemia beyond CR1
    • Chronic myelogenous leukemia in second chronic phase, accelerated phase, or blastic phase
    • Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma beyond CR2
    • Hodgkin's lymphoma beyond CR2
    • Multiple myeloma (any stage)
    • Myelodysplastic syndromes beyond refractory anemia (including chronic myelomonocytic leukemia)
    • Any refractory hematologic malignancy
  • Advanced disease
  • Scheduled for transplantation of mobilized allogeneic peripheral blood stem cells

    • Genotypically HLA-identical stem cell donor available

PATIENT CHARACTERISTICS:

Age

  • 65 and under

Performance status

  • Not specified

Life expectancy

  • Not specified

Hematopoietic

  • Not specified

Hepatic

  • Bilirubin ≤ 1.5 times upper limit of normal (ULN)
  • SGOT and SGPT ≤ 2.0 times ULN

Renal

  • Creatinine clearance ≥ 60 mL/min

Pulmonary

  • No acute pulmonary infection by chest x-ray
  • No severe hypoxemia (partial O_2 < 70% of predicted) AND DLCO < 70% of predicted
  • No mild hypoxemia (partial O_2 < 80% of predicted) AND DLCO < 60% of predicted

Other

  • Not pregnant or nursing
  • Negative pregnancy test
  • No active systemic infection not controlled with antimicrobial therapy
  • HIV negative (HIV-1 or other virus)

PRIOR CONCURRENT THERAPY:

Biologic therapy

  • No concurrent T-cell depleted hematopoietic stem cell graft

Chemotherapy

  • Not specified

Endocrine therapy

  • Not specified

Radiotherapy

  • Not specified

Surgery

  • Not specified
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00096096

Locations
United States, Washington
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Seattle, Washington, United States, 98109-1024
Sponsors and Collaborators
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Richard Nash, MD Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
  More Information

Additional Information:
No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00096096     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 1893.00, FHCRC-1893.00, CDR0000391026
Study First Received: November 9, 2004
Last Updated: May 12, 2010
Health Authority: United States: Federal Government
United States: Food and Drug Administration
United States: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center:
graft versus host disease
accelerated phase chronic myelogenous leukemia
relapsing chronic myelogenous leukemia
recurrent adult Hodgkin lymphoma
refractory multiple myeloma
recurrent adult Burkitt lymphoma
chronic idiopathic myelofibrosis
recurrent adult diffuse large cell lymphoma
recurrent adult diffuse mixed cell lymphoma
recurrent adult diffuse small cleaved cell lymphoma
recurrent adult immunoblastic large cell lymphoma
recurrent mantle cell lymphoma
recurrent grade 1 follicular lymphoma
recurrent grade 2 follicular lymphoma
recurrent grade 3 follicular lymphoma
recurrent adult lymphoblastic lymphoma
secondary acute myeloid leukemia
secondary myelodysplastic syndromes
adult acute lymphoblastic leukemia in remission
de novo myelodysplastic syndromes
previously treated myelodysplastic syndromes
chronic myelomonocytic leukemia
refractory anemia with excess blasts in transformation
refractory anemia with excess blasts
refractory anemia with ringed sideroblasts
refractory hairy cell leukemia
juvenile myelomonocytic leukemia
chronic eosinophilic leukemia
chronic neutrophilic leukemia
chronic phase chronic myelogenous leukemia

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Neoplasms
Graft vs Host Disease
Leukemia
Lymphoma
Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin
Multiple Myeloma
Neoplasms, Plasma Cell
Plasmacytoma
Myelodysplastic Syndromes
Preleukemia
Myeloproliferative Disorders
Lymphoma, Large-Cell, Immunoblastic
Myelodysplastic-Myeloproliferative Diseases
Immune System Diseases
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Lymphoproliferative Disorders
Lymphatic Diseases
Immunoproliferative Disorders
Hemostatic Disorders
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Paraproteinemias
Blood Protein Disorders
Hematologic Diseases
Hemorrhagic Disorders
Bone Marrow Diseases
Precancerous Conditions
Mycophenolate mofetil
Tacrolimus
Mycophenolic Acid

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