Irinotecan in Treating Patients With Metastatic or Recurrent Breast Cancer
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00004182|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : August 20, 2004
Last Update Posted : June 6, 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 irinotecan in treating patients who have metastatic or recurrent breast cancer.
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Breast Cancer||Drug: irinotecan hydrochloride||Phase 2|
OBJECTIVES: I. Determine the objective response rate to irinotecan in patients with metastatic breast cancer who have received prior anthracycline and taxane based chemotherapy for metastatic disease. II. Determine the toxicities of irinotecan in these patients. III. Determine survival time, duration of response, and time to treatment failure in these patients after this therapy.
OUTLINE: Patients receive irinotecan IV over 90 minutes weekly for 4 weeks. Treatment repeats every 6 weeks in the absence of disease progression or unacceptable toxicity. Patients are followed at day 30, then every 3 months.
PROJECTED ACCRUAL: A total of 14-29 patients will be accrued for this study.
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Official Title:||Phase II Study for the Evaluation of CPT-11 (Irinotecan, Camptosar) in Patients With Metastatic or Recurrent Breast Cancer|
|Study Start Date :||October 1999|
|Primary Completion Date :||April 2000|
|Study Completion Date :||April 2000|
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00004182
|United States, California|
|Stanford University Medical Center|
|Stanford, California, United States, 94305-5408|
|United States, Illinois|
|Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern University|
|Chicago, Illinois, United States, 60611|
|Study Chair:||William J. Gradishar, MD||Robert H. Lurie Cancer Center|