Induction Chemotherapy Using Cyclophosphamide and Topotecan in Treating Patients Who Are Undergoing Autologous Peripheral Stem Cell Transplantation for Newly Diagnosed or Progressive Neuroblastoma
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00070200|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 7, 2003
Last Update Posted : February 13, 2014
RATIONALE: Drugs used in chemotherapy, such as topotecan and cyclophosphamide, use different ways to stop tumor cells from dividing so they stop growing or die. Combining chemotherapy with autologous stem cell transplantation may allow the doctor to give higher doses of chemotherapy drugs and kill more tumor cells.
PURPOSE: This phase I trial is studying the side effects of induction chemotherapy using cyclophosphamide and topotecan in treating patients who are undergoing surgery and autologous stem cell transplantation followed by radiation therapy for newly diagnosed or progressive neuroblastoma.
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Neuroblastoma||Biological: filgrastim Drug: cisplatin Drug: cyclophosphamide Drug: doxorubicin hydrochloride Drug: etoposide Drug: isotretinoin Drug: melphalan Drug: topotecan hydrochloride Drug: vincristine sulfate Procedure: conventional surgery Procedure: peripheral blood stem cell transplantation Radiation: radiation therapy||Phase 1|
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|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||31 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||A Pilot Induction Regimen Incorporating Topotecan for Treatment of Newly Diagnosed High Risk Neuroblastoma|
|Study Start Date :||March 2004|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||September 2006|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||December 2013|
U.S. FDA Resources
Experimental: All patients
Induction Cycles 1 and 2 (CT) (21 days each), Cyclophosphamide (Days 1 thru 5) weight based dosage (> 12 kg 400 mg/m2/day, < 12 kg 13.3 mg/kg/day, < 2 years old N/A. Topotecan (Days 1 thru 5) weight based dosage (> 12 kg 1.2 mg/m2/day, < 12 kg 0.04 mg/kg/day, < 2 years old 0.04 mg/kg/day). Filgrastim (Days 6 →) weight based dosage (> 12 kg 5 micrograms/kg, < 12 kg 5 micrograms /kg, < 2 years old 5 micrograms /kg.
|Biological: filgrastim Drug: cisplatin Drug: cyclophosphamide Drug: doxorubicin hydrochloride Drug: etoposide Drug: isotretinoin Drug: melphalan Drug: topotecan hydrochloride Drug: vincristine sulfate Procedure: conventional surgery Procedure: peripheral blood stem cell transplantation Radiation: radiation therapy|
- Proportion of patients who are classified as a "success" [ Time Frame: Length of study ]Given that the documented delivered dose intensity of chemotherapy in current induction regimens is 75-85% of the intended dose intensity,5,78 we shall consider an individual patient as a "success" in terms of feasibility if the patient is able to receive 75% or more of the intended chemotherapy doses of known active agents.
- Number of toxic deaths [ Time Frame: Length of study ]
- Proportion of patients with dose limiting toxicities during induction cycle 1 and 2 [ Time Frame: Length of study ]Dose limiting toxicities during induction cycle 1 and 2 will be used to modify the topotecan dosage if necessary and to address Primary Aim 1 in a descriptive fashion.
- Tumor contamination of PBSCs [ Time Frame: Length of study ]Tumor contamination of PBSCs as measured by immunohistochemical analysis following cycle 2 induction;
- Inability to adequately mobilize PBSCs [ Time Frame: Length of study ]Inability to adequately mobilize PBSCs, defined as a harvest of < 1.5 x 10 6 CD 34 cells/kg. A patient will be designated a PBSCs "failure" if either a) or b) is the case.
- Assessment of response [ Time Frame: Length of study ]After completion of induction therapy. Response will be determined using the International Response Criteria defined elsewhere in the protocol. The tumor response rate will be defined as the proportion of patients who achieve a CR, VGPR, or PR after completion of induction therapy.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00070200
|United States, California|
|UCSF Comprehensive Cancer Center|
|San Francisco, California, United States, 94143-0106|
|United States, Illinois|
|Children's Memorial Hospital - Chicago|
|Chicago, Illinois, United States, 60614|
|United States, Tennessee|
|St. Jude Children's Research Hospital|
|Memphis, Tennessee, United States, 38105|
|United States, Washington|
|Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center - Seattle|
|Seattle, Washington, United States, 98105|
|Mary Bridge Children's Hospital and Health Center - Tacoma|
|Tacoma, Washington, United States, 98405|
|Australia, New South Wales|
|Westmead, New South Wales, Australia, 2145|
|Study Chair:||Julie R. Park, MD||Seattle Children's Hospital|