Carboplatin, Paclitaxel, and Temozolomide for Patients With Metastatic Melanoma

This study is ongoing, but not recruiting participants.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
New Mexico Cancer Care Alliance
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01009515
First received: October 14, 2009
Last updated: March 20, 2014
Last verified: March 2014
  Purpose

The primary objective of this study is to determine the objective response rate of a combination drug treatment including carboplatin, paclitaxel and temozolomide in the treatment of metastatic or recurrent melanoma.


Condition Intervention Phase
Melanoma
Drug: paclitaxel, carboplatin, temozolomide
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Phase II of Carboplatin, Paclitaxel, and Temozolomide for Patients With Metastatic Melanoma

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Further study details as provided by New Mexico Cancer Care Alliance:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • To determine the objective response rate for the combination of carboplatin, paclitaxel and temozolomide in the treatment of metastatic or recurrent melanoma. [ Time Frame: 6months ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • To determine median overall survival and median time to progression in the same population [ Time Frame: 6 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
  • To determine safety profile and major adverse events for this combination. [ Time Frame: 6 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Estimated Enrollment: 50
Study Start Date: August 2009
Estimated Study Completion Date: August 2014
Primary Completion Date: August 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Chemotherapy Combination
Treatment with carboplatin at an AUC of 5 on Day 1, paclitaxel at 175 mg/m2 on Day 1, and temozolomide at 125 mg/m2 Day 2-Day 6, on a 28 day cycle.
Drug: paclitaxel, carboplatin, temozolomide
Carboplatin at an AUC of 5 on D1, paclitaxel at 175 mg/m2 on D1, temozolomide at 125 mg/m2 D2-D6 on a 28 day cycle.

Detailed Description:
  • Carboplatin at a dose determinated by AUC equal to 5 on Day 1, and
  • Paclitaxel at 175 mg/m2 on Day 1, and
  • Temozolomide at 125 mg/m2 on Days 2 through 6 on a 28 day cycle.
  Eligibility

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • All patients with biopsy proven advanced melanoma are eligible if there is measurable disease.
  • Patients must have a life expectancy of at least 12 weeks.
  • Prior surgery, immunotherapy, minimal chemotherapy (1 drug for less than 4 months), or radiotherapy for primary tumor is acceptable but must be completed at least 4 weeks from study entry, and patient should have completely recovered from such procedures.
  • Patients must have a Zubrod performance status of 0-2.
  • Patients must sign an informed consent.
  • Patients should have adequate bone marrow function defined by an absolute peripheral granulocyte count of ≥ 1500 cells/mm3, hemoglobin > 8 g/dl, platelet count ≥ 100 000/mm3.
  • Patients should have a normal hepatic function with a total bilirubin < 1.5 the upper limit of normal and SGOT or SGPT < 2 times the upper limit of normal, and adequate renal function as defined by a serum creatinine ≤ 1.5 upper limit of normal
  • Men and women of childbearing potential must be willing to consent to using effective contraception while on treatment and at least for 3 months.
  • Patients with brain metastases are eligible if they have been appropriately treated,are asymptomatic

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Pregnant women or nursing mothers are not eligible.
  • Patients must not receive any other concurrent chemotherapy or radiation during this trial.
  • Patients with severe medical problems that would interfere with the therapy are not eligible.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01009515

Locations
United States, New Mexico
University of New Mexico Cancer Center
Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States, 87106
The Cancer Center at Presbyterian
Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States, 87110
Hematology Oncology Associates
Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States, 87106
Sponsors and Collaborators
New Mexico Cancer Care Alliance
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Montasur Shaheen, MD University of New Mexico
  More Information

Additional Information:
No publications provided

Responsible Party: New Mexico Cancer Care Alliance
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01009515     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: INST 0903, NCI-2011-01939
Study First Received: October 14, 2009
Last Updated: March 20, 2014
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by New Mexico Cancer Care Alliance:
metastatic
melanoma
skin cancer

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Melanoma
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Neuroectodermal Tumors
Neoplasms, Germ Cell and Embryonal
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Neoplasms
Neoplasms, Nerve Tissue
Nevi and Melanomas
Paclitaxel
Temozolomide
Carboplatin
Dacarbazine
Antineoplastic Agents, Phytogenic
Antineoplastic Agents
Therapeutic Uses
Pharmacologic Actions
Tubulin Modulators
Antimitotic Agents
Mitosis Modulators
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Antineoplastic Agents, Alkylating
Alkylating Agents

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on October 02, 2014