Study of GTx-024 on Muscle Wasting (Cachexia) Cancer.

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
GTx
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00467844
First received: April 30, 2007
Last updated: June 26, 2014
Last verified: June 2014
Results First Received: January 18, 2013  
Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized;   Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study;   Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment;   Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor);   Primary Purpose: Supportive Care
Condition: Cachexia
Interventions: Drug: GTx-024
Drug: Placebo

  Participant Flow
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Recruitment Details
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Pre-Assignment Details
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Reporting Groups
  Description
GTx -024 1 mg
GTx-024 3 mg
3 mg of Placebo Placebo

Participant Flow:   Overall Study
    GTx -024     GTx-024     3 mg of Placebo  
STARTED     53     54     52  
COMPLETED     34     34     38  
NOT COMPLETED     19     20     14  



  Baseline Characteristics
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Population Description
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Reporting Groups
  Description
GTx -024 1 mg
GTx-024 3 mg
3 mg of Placebo Placebo
Total Total of all reporting groups

Baseline Measures
    GTx -024     GTx-024     3 mg of Placebo     Total  
Number of Participants  
[units: participants]
  53     54     52     159  
Age  
[units: participants]
       
<=18 years     0     0     0     0  
Between 18 and 65 years     25     22     24     71  
>=65 years     28     32     28     88  
Age  
[units: years]
Mean ± Standard Deviation
  65.7  ± 10.03     66.3  ± 10.51     65.6  ± 8.73     65.9  ± 9.74  
Gender  
[units: participants]
       
Female     19     20     17     56  
Male     34     34     35     103  
Region of Enrollment  
[units: participants]
       
United States     39     37     36     112  
Argentina     14     17     16     47  



  Outcome Measures
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1.  Primary:   The Efficacy of GTx-024 on Total Body Lean Mass.   [ Time Frame: Baseline to Four Months ]

2.  Secondary:   To Assess the Efficacy of GTx-024 on Muscle Function (Performance) as Measured by Stair Climb.   [ Time Frame: Four Months ]


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Threshold above which other adverse events are reported   5%  

Reporting Groups
  Description
GTx -024 1 mg
GTx-024 3 mg
3 mg of Placebo Placebo

Other Adverse Events
    GTx -024     GTx-024     3 mg of Placebo  
Total, other (not including serious) adverse events        
# participants affected / at risk     47/53     49/54     46/52  
Blood and lymphatic system disorders        
anaemia 1      
# participants affected / at risk     13/53 (24.53%)     7/54 (12.96%)     8/52 (15.38%)  
neutropenia 1      
# participants affected / at risk     3/53 (5.66%)     5/54 (9.26%)     2/52 (3.85%)  
thrombocytopenia 1      
# participants affected / at risk     3/53 (5.66%)     5/54 (9.26%)     3/52 (5.77%)  
Gastrointestinal disorders        
abdominal pain 1      
# participants affected / at risk     2/53 (3.77%)     8/54 (14.81%)     3/52 (5.77%)  
constipation 1      
# participants affected / at risk     9/53 (16.98%)     6/54 (11.11%)     2/52 (3.85%)  
diarrhoea 1      
# participants affected / at risk     8/53 (15.09%)     9/54 (16.67%)     7/52 (13.46%)  
vomiting 1      
# participants affected / at risk     9/53 (16.98%)     4/54 (7.41%)     6/52 (11.54%)  
asthenia 1      
# participants affected / at risk     1/53 (1.89%)     7/54 (12.96%)     4/52 (7.69%)  
fatigue 1      
# participants affected / at risk     8/53 (15.09%)     14/54 (25.93%)     11/52 (21.15%)  
Nausea 1      
# participants affected / at risk     13/53 (24.53%)     6/54 (11.11%)     7/52 (13.46%)  
General disorders        
pyrexia 1      
# participants affected / at risk     5/53 (9.43%)     8/54 (14.81%)     3/52 (5.77%)  
Infections and infestations        
pneumonia 1      
# participants affected / at risk     2/53 (3.77%)     4/54 (7.41%)     2/52 (3.85%)  
Investigations        
weight decreased 1      
# participants affected / at risk     5/53 (9.43%)     8/54 (14.81%)     5/52 (9.62%)  
Metabolism and nutrition disorders        
anorexia 1      
# participants affected / at risk     5/53 (9.43%)     6/54 (11.11%)     2/52 (3.85%)  
# events     5         2  
dehydration 1      
# participants affected / at risk     1/53 (1.89%)     7/54 (12.96%)     6/52 (11.54%)  
# events     1     7     6  
Musculoskeletal and connective tissue disorders        
back pain 1      
# participants affected / at risk     5/53 (9.43%)     1/54 (1.85%)     3/52 (5.77%)  
# events     5     1     4  
Neoplasms benign, malignant and unspecified (incl cysts and polyps)        
malignant neoplasm progression 1      
# participants affected / at risk     6/53 (11.32%)     8/54 (14.81%)     8/52 (15.38%)  
# events     8     8     9  
Nervous system disorders        
headache 1      
# participants affected / at risk     3/53 (5.66%)     5/54 (9.26%)     1/52 (1.92%)  
# events     3     7     1  
Respiratory, thoracic and mediastinal disorders        
cough 1      
# participants affected / at risk     2/53 (3.77%)     9/54 (16.67%)     6/52 (11.54%)  
# events     2     9     6  
dyspnoea 1      
# participants affected / at risk     7/53 (13.21%)     4/54 (7.41%)     5/52 (9.62%)  
# events     8     6     5  
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