An Observational Study of Xeloda (Capecitabine) in Patients With Metastatic Colorectal Cancer (AXIOM)

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Hoffmann-La Roche Identifier:
First received: September 28, 2012
Last updated: April 7, 2014
Last verified: April 2014

This prospective observational study will evaluate the safety and efficacy of Xeloda (capecitabine) administered in monotherapy in patients with metastatic colorectal cancer. Patients will be followed until disease progression or unacceptable toxicity occurs.

Colorectal Cancer

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Evaluation of Safety and Efficacy of Xeloda in Metastatic Colorectal Carcinoma

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Further study details as provided by Hoffmann-La Roche:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Safety: Incidence of adverse events [ Time Frame: approximately 3 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Progression-free survival [ Time Frame: approximately 3 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Safety monitoring: Occurrence of Hand Foot Syndrome as predictive factor [ Time Frame: approximately 3 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 259
Study Start Date: July 2009
Study Completion Date: January 2013
Primary Completion Date: January 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population

Patients with metastatic colorectal cancer


Inclusion Criteria:

  • Adult patients, >/= 18 years of age
  • Metastatic colorectal cancer
  • Receiving Xeloda according to registered indication

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients who are not eligible for Xeloda treatment according to the Summary of Product Characteristics
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01697462

Belgrade, Serbia, 11000
Belgrade, Serbia, 11080
Kragujevac, Serbia, 34000
NIS, Serbia, 18000
Sremska Kamenica, Serbia, 21204
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hoffmann-La Roche
Study Director: Clinical Trials Hoffmann-La Roche
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Hoffmann-La Roche Identifier: NCT01697462     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: ML22585
Study First Received: September 28, 2012
Last Updated: April 7, 2014
Health Authority: Serbia: Medicines and Medical Devices Agency

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Colorectal Neoplasms
Intestinal Neoplasms
Gastrointestinal Neoplasms
Digestive System Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Digestive System Diseases
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Colonic Diseases
Intestinal Diseases
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