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GW572016 For Treatment Of Refractory Metastatic Breast Cancer

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00062686
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : June 12, 2003
Last Update Posted : April 15, 2015
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Brief Summary:
This study was designed to determine the efficacy of an oral dual kinase inhibitor for the treatment of metastatic breast cancer tumors that are known to overexpress ErbB2 in a refractory patient population.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Neoplasms, Breast Drug: GW572016 Phase 2

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Enrollment : 200 participants
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (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
Study Start Date : November 2003
Actual Primary Completion Date : February 2005
Actual Study Completion Date : February 2005

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MedlinePlus related topics: Breast Cancer

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Tumor response rate

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. clinical benefit rate time to progression 4 and 6 month progression free survival overall survival

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Signed Informed Consent.
  • Histologically confirmed Stage IIIb or IV breast cancer.
  • Refractory breast cancer defined as progression in the metastatic setting after prior therapy with anthracyclines, taxanes and capecitibine.
  • Subjects with documented ErbB2 tumor overexpression must have received at least 6 cycles of trastuzumab.
  • Documented disease progression of the most recent treatment is required.
  • Archived tumor tissue available for testing.
  • Measurable lesions according to Response Evaluation Criteria In Solid Tumors (RECIST).
  • At least 3 weeks since prior cancer therapies except for trastuzumab which must be discontinued at least 2 weeks prior to the beginning of study drug.
  • Bisphosphonate therapy initiated prior to study entry is allowed, however, initiation of bisphosphonates following study entry is not allowed.
  • Able to swallow and retain oral medication.
  • Cardiac ejection fraction within the institutional normal range as measured by echocardiogram or MUGA (Multiple Gated Acquisition) scan.
  • Adequate kidney and liver function.
  • Adequate bone marrow function.

Exclusion criteria:

  • Pregnant or lactating.
  • Copies of nadir scans and/or photographs of the tumor prior to disease progression as well as scans documenting disease progression are not available for review.
  • Malabsorption syndrome, ulcerative colitis, disease significantly affecting gastrointestinal function or resection of the stomach or small bowel.
  • History of other malignancy.
  • Serious medical or psychiatric disorder that would interfere with the patient''s safety or informed consent.
  • Active or uncontrolled infection.
  • Known history of uncontrolled or symptomatic angina, arrhythmias or congestive heart failure.
  • Known history of or clinical evidence of leptomeningeal carcinomatosis.
  • Active infection.
  • Concurrent cancer therapy or investigational therapy.
  • Use of oral or IV steroids.
  • Unresolved or unstable serious toxicity from prior therapy.
  • Prior treatment with an ErbB1 and/or ERbB2 inhibitor other than trastuzumab.

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00062686

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GSK Investigational Site
Buenos Aires, Argentina, C1455BWU
GSK Investigational Site
Villejuif Cedex, France, 94805
GSK Investigational Site
Augsburg, Bayern, Germany, 86150
United Kingdom
GSK Investigational Site
Sutton, Surrey, United Kingdom, SM2 5PT
GSK Investigational Site
Bebington, Wirral, United Kingdom, CH63 4JY
GSK Investigational Site
London, United Kingdom, SW3 6JJ
GSK Investigational Site
Manchester, United Kingdom, M20 4BX
Sponsors and Collaborators
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Study Director: GSK Clinical Trials GlaxoSmithKline
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Responsible Party: GlaxoSmithKline Identifier: NCT00062686    
Obsolete Identifiers: NCT00068627
Other Study ID Numbers: EGF20008
First Posted: June 12, 2003    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: April 15, 2015
Last Verified: April 2015
Keywords provided by GlaxoSmithKline:
Metastatic Breast Cancer
HERCEPTIN refractory
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Breast Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Breast Diseases
Skin Diseases
Antineoplastic Agents
Protein Kinase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action