Chemotherapy in Treating Women With Metastatic Breast Cancer
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00004046|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : April 15, 2004
Last Update Posted : May 16, 2012
RATIONALE: Drugs used in chemotherapy use different ways to stop tumor cells from dividing so they stop growing or die.
PURPOSE: Phase II trial to study the effectiveness of DX-8951f in treating women who have metastatic breast cancer that has not responded to previous therapy.
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Breast Cancer||Drug: exatecan mesylate||Phase 2|
OBJECTIVES: I. Determine the antitumor activity of DX-8951f in women with metastatic adenocarcinoma of the breast who have failed prior therapy with an anthracycline and a taxane. II. Evaluate the quantitative and qualitative toxicities of this drug in these patients. III. Evaluate the pharmacokinetics of this drug in these patients.
OUTLINE: Patients receive DX-8951f IV over 30 minutes daily for 5 days. Courses repeat every 21 days. Treatment continues in the absence of unacceptable toxicity or disease progression. Patients are followed every 3 months until death.
PROJECTED ACCRUAL: A total of 12-37 patients will be accrued for this study.
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Official Title:||A Phase II Study of Intravenous DX-8951f Administered Daily for Five Days Every Three Weeks to Patients With Metastatic Adenocarcinoma of the Breast|
|Study Start Date :||June 1999|
|Primary Completion Date :||April 2002|
|Study Completion Date :||April 2002|
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00004046
|United States, Texas|
|University of Texas - MD Anderson Cancer Center|
|Houston, Texas, United States, 77030-4009|
|Study Chair:||Robert L. DeJager, MD, FACP||Daiichi Sankyo, Inc.|