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Rebeccamycin Analog and Oxaliplatin in Treating Patients With Refractory Solid Tumors

This study has been terminated.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00086983
First Posted: July 12, 2004
Last Update Posted: January 10, 2013
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
  Purpose
This phase I trial is studying the side effects and best dose of rebeccamycin analog and oxaliplatin in treating patients with refractory solid tumors. Drugs used in chemotherapy, such as rebeccamycin analog and oxaliplatin, work in different ways to stop tumor cells from dividing so they stop growing or die. Combining more than one drug may kill more tumor cells

Condition Intervention Phase
Unspecified Adult Solid Tumor, Protocol Specific Drug: becatecarin Drug: oxaliplatin Other: pharmacological study Phase 1

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Phase I Study of XL119 (Rebeccamycin Analogue) in Combination With Oxaliplatin in Patients With Refractory Solid Tumors

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Further study details as provided by National Cancer Institute (NCI):

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Maximum tolerated dose defined as the highest dose tested in which none or only one patient experienced dose limiting toxicities as measured by Common Toxicity Criteria [ Time Frame: 21 days ]

Estimated Enrollment: 15
Study Start Date: May 2004
Primary Completion Date: September 2006 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Treatment (becatacarin, oxaliplatin)

Patients receive rebeccamycin analogue IV over 1 hour on days 1-5 and oxaliplatin IV over 2 hours on day 5. Courses repeat every 21 days in the absence of disease progression or unacceptable toxicity.

Cohorts of 3-6 patients receive escalating doses of rebeccamycin analogue and oxaliplatin until the maximum tolerated dose (MTD) is determined. The MTD is defined as the dose preceding that at which 2 of 3 or 2 of 6 patients experience dose-limiting toxicity. At least 6 patients are treated at the MTD.

Drug: becatecarin
Given IV
Other Names:
  • BMS-181176
  • rebeccamycin analogue
  • rebeccamycin analogue, tartrate salt
  • XL119
Drug: oxaliplatin
Given IV
Other Names:
  • 1-OHP
  • Dacotin
  • Dacplat
  • Eloxatin
  • L-OHP
Other: pharmacological study
Correlative studies
Other Name: pharmacological studies

Detailed Description:

PRIMARY OBJECTIVES:

I. To determine the maximum tolerated dose of XL119 given in conjunction with oxaliplatin.

II.To determine the dose limiting toxicities of this combination. III. To determine the pharmacokinetics of these 2 agents when given in combination.

OUTLINE: This is a dose-escalation study.

Patients receive rebeccamycin analogue IV over 1 hour on days 1-5 and oxaliplatin IV over 2 hours on day 5. Courses repeat every 21 days in the absence of disease progression or unacceptable toxicity.

Cohorts of 3-6 patients receive escalating doses of rebeccamycin analogue and oxaliplatin until the maximum tolerated dose (MTD) is determined. The MTD is defined as the dose preceding that at which 2 of 3 or 2 of 6 patients experience dose-limiting toxicity. At least 6 patients are treated at the MTD.

Patients are followed annually for survival.

  Eligibility

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients must have a histologically confirmed solid tumor that is not amenable to conventional surgical, radiation therapy or chemotherapy treatment programs
  • Prior chemotherapy and/or radiation are allowed; at least 4 weeks must have elapsed since prior large-field radiation therapy; patients must have been off previous anti-cancer therapy for at least 3 weeks (6 weeks for mitomycin-C and nitrosoureas); and recovered from all treatment related toxicity
  • ECOG performance status =< 2 (Karnofsky >60%)
  • Life expectancy of at least 12 weeks
  • Absolute neutrophil count >= 1,500/ul
  • Platelets >= 100,000/ul
  • Hemoglobin >= 9.0 g/dl
  • Total bilirubin =< 1.5 mg/dl
  • AST(SGOT) < 2.5 X institutional upper limit of normal
  • Creatinine < 1.5 mg/dl OR creatinine clearance >= 60 mL/min/1.73 m^2 for patients with creatinine levels above institutional normal
  • Women of child-bearing potential and men must agree to use adequate contraception (hormonal or barrier method of birth control; abstinence) prior to study entry and for the duration of study participation; should a woman become pregnant or suspect she is pregnant while participating in this study, she should inform her treating physician immediately
  • Ability to understand and the willingness to sign a written informed consent document
  • All patients should have a central line placed for XL119 administration

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients may not be receiving any other investigational agents or have received other investigational agents for at least 4 weeks
  • Patients with known brain metastases should be excluded from this clinical trial
  • Uncontrolled intercurrent illness including, but not limited to, ongoing or active infection, symptomatic congestive heart failure, unstable angina pectoris, cardiac arrhythmia, or psychiatric illness/social situations that would limit compliance with study requirements
  • Pregnant and lactating women are excluded from this study
  • HIV-positive patients receiving combination anti-retroviral therapy are excluded from the study
  • NYHA classification III or IV heart disease
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00086983


Locations
United States, Ohio
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, Ohio, United States, 44106
Sponsors and Collaborators
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Afshin Dowlati Case Western Reserve University
  More Information

Responsible Party: National Cancer Institute (NCI)
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00086983     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: NCI-2012-03118
CASE 4Y03
U01CA062502 ( U.S. NIH Grant/Contract )
First Submitted: July 8, 2004
First Posted: July 12, 2004
Last Update Posted: January 10, 2013
Last Verified: January 2013

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Oxaliplatin
Antineoplastic Agents