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A Study of Motexafin Gadolinium for the Treatment of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL)

This study has been terminated.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Pharmacyclics LLC. Identifier:
First received: January 21, 2004
Last updated: June 25, 2014
Last verified: June 2014
The purpose of this study is to determine if the drug motexafin gadolinium will be an effective treatment for patients who have chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) that has come back after treatment or that has stopped responding to treatment.

Condition Intervention Phase
Leukemia Leukemia, Lymphocytic, Chronic Drug: Motexafin gadolinium Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Phase II Trial of Motexafin Gadolinium (MGd) in Patients With Relapsed or Refractory Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL)

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Further study details as provided by Pharmacyclics LLC.:

Estimated Enrollment: 27

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • At least 18 years old
  • Refractory or relapsed CLL
  • ECOG performance status score of 0, 1, or 2
  • Each patient must sign a study-specific informed consent form

Exclusion Criteria:

Laboratory values of:

  • Platelet count <30,000/uL
  • AST or ALT >2 x the upper limit of normal (ULN)
  • Total bilirubin >2 x ULN
  • Creatinine >2.0 mg/dL
  • Chemotherapy, radiation therapy, immunotherapy, systemic corticosteroids, or systemic biologic anticancer therapy within 21 days before beginning study treatment
  • Women who are pregnant or lactating
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00076401

United States, Ohio
Ohio State University Medical Center
Columbus, Ohio, United States
Sponsors and Collaborators
Pharmacyclics LLC.
  More Information

Responsible Party: Pharmacyclics LLC. Identifier: NCT00076401     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: PCYC-0216
Study First Received: January 21, 2004
Last Updated: June 25, 2014

Keywords provided by Pharmacyclics LLC.:
chronic lymphocytic leukemia
relapsed chronic lymphocytic leukemia
refractory chronic lymphocytic leukemia
Motexafin gadolinium
Chronic leukemia
Lymphocytic leukemia, chronic

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Leukemia, Lymphoid
Leukemia, Lymphocytic, Chronic, B-Cell
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Lymphoproliferative Disorders
Lymphatic Diseases
Immunoproliferative Disorders
Immune System Diseases
Leukemia, B-Cell
Motexafin gadolinium
Antineoplastic Agents
Photosensitizing Agents
Dermatologic Agents processed this record on September 21, 2017