Combination Weekly Taxotere™ With Iressa™ /Placebo in Metastatic Breast Cancer

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
AstraZeneca
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00319618
First received: April 27, 2006
Last updated: December 14, 2007
Last verified: December 2007
  Purpose

The purpose of this study is to determine if combination therapy of weekly Taxotere™ with Iressa™ will increase the objective responses in measurable leasions in metastatic breast cancer


Condition Intervention Phase
Metastatic Breast Cancer
Drug: Gefitinib
Drug: Docetaxel
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double-Blind
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Randomised Phase II Study: Treatment With Daily p.o. Iressa™ (ZD1839) or Placebo in Combination With Weekly IV Infusion of Docetaxel in Patients With Metastatic Breast Cancer

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Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Objective tumour response (CR + PR) per RECIST criteria

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Time to progression and response duration
  • Exploratory outcomes: Objective tumour response in relation to ER, PgR, erb-B1 and erb-B2 receptor status and reduction in the number of malignant cells present in bone marrow

Estimated Enrollment: 66
Study Start Date: June 2003
Study Completion Date: June 2006
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Histologically confirmed mammary carcinoma

Exclusion Criteria:

  • prior taxane chemotherapy for metastatic disease or prior treatment with tyrosine kinase inhibitors inhibiting the EGF receptor.
  • Prior hormone treatment or one type of anthracycline based treatment regimen without taxane for metastatic disease is allowed prior to inclusion.
  • If the patient has been treated in the adjuvant or neoadjuvant setting with taxanes, inclusion is allowed when the first cycle of trial medication is started 12 months after the last course of adjuvant treatment
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Locations
Norway
Research Site
Oslo, Norway
Sponsors and Collaborators
AstraZeneca
Investigators
Study Director: AstraZeneca Norway Medical Director, MD AstraZeneca
  More Information

No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00319618     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 1839IL/0128
Study First Received: April 27, 2006
Last Updated: December 14, 2007
Health Authority: Norway: Norwegian Medicines Agency

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Breast Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Neoplasms
Breast Diseases
Skin Diseases
Docetaxel
Gefitinib
Antineoplastic Agents
Therapeutic Uses
Pharmacologic Actions
Protein Kinase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action

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