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Oral Drug Study In Women With Refractory Metastatic Breast Cancer After First-line or Second-line Herceptin.

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
GlaxoSmithKline Identifier:
First received: January 3, 2003
Last updated: April 14, 2015
Last verified: April 2015
The purpose of this study is to determine the efficacy of an oral investigational drug for the treatment of metastatic breast cancer tumors that are known to overexpress HER2/neu.

Condition Intervention Phase
Metastatic Breast Cancer
Neoplasms, Breast
Drug: Investigational Cancer Drug
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: An Open-Label, Multicenter, Single Arm Phase II Study of Oral GW572016 as Single Agent Therapy in Subjects With Advanced or Metastatic Breast Cancer Who Have Progressed While Receiving Herceptin Containing Regimens

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Further study details as provided by GlaxoSmithKline:

Study Start Date: October 2002
Study Completion Date: June 2005
Primary Completion Date: June 2005 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria: (The patient must meet the following criteria in order to be eligible for this study.)

  • Signed informed consent
  • No more than two prior regimens for metastatic breast cancer. Each regimen must have contained Herceptin.
  • Refractory Stage IIIb or IV breast cancer
  • HER2/neu tumor overexpression
  • Disease progression while receiving a prior chemotherapy regimen with Herceptin alone or in combination with other chemotherapy.
  • Tumor tissue available for testing.
  • 2 weeks since treatment with Herceptin (alone or in combination).
  • Able to swallow and retain oral medication
  • Cardiac ejection fraction within the institutional range of normal as measured by MUGA (Multiple Gated Acquisition Scan).
  • Adequate kidney and liver function
  • Adequate bone marrow function

Exclusion Criteria: (The patient cannot meet any of the following criteria in order to be eligible for this study.)

  • Prior regimens did not include Herceptin.
  • Pregnant or lactating.
  • Conditions that would affect absorption of an oral drug
  • Serious medical or psychiatric disorder that would interfere with the patient's safety or informed consent.
  • Severe cardiovascular disease or cardiac disease requiring a device.
  • Active infection.
  • Brain metastases.
  • Concurrent cancer therapy or investigational therapy.
  • Use of oral or IV steroids.
  • Unresolved or unstable serious toxicity from prior therapy.
  • Treatment with EGFR (Endothelial Growth Factor Receptor) inhibitor other than Herceptin.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00051103

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Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Director: GSK Clinical Trials GlaxoSmithKline
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Additional Information:
Responsible Party: GlaxoSmithKline Identifier: NCT00051103     History of Changes
Obsolete Identifiers: NCT00044330, NCT00053066
Other Study ID Numbers: EGF 20002
Study First Received: January 3, 2003
Last Updated: April 14, 2015

Keywords provided by GlaxoSmithKline:

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Breast Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Breast Diseases
Skin Diseases
Antineoplastic Agents processed this record on April 21, 2017