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Darbepoetin Alfa Administered Once Every 4 Weeks in the Treatment of Subjects With Anemia of Cancer

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00095277
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : November 3, 2004
Last Update Posted : March 13, 2009
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Amgen

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this trial is to demonstrate benefit with respect to hematopoietic response in subjects with anemia of cancer randomized to Darbepoetin Alfa once every 4 weeks.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Anemia Drug: Darbepoetin Alfa Phase 2

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Enrollment : 220 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Phase 2, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Study of Darbepoetin Alfa Administered Once Every 4 Weeks in the Treatment of Subjects With Anemia of Cancer
Study Start Date : October 2004

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MedlinePlus related topics: Anemia
U.S. FDA Resources




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. To demonstrate benefit with respect to hematopoietic response in subjects with anemia of cancer randomized to darbepoetin alfa once every 4 weeks.

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Assess efficacy
  2. Assess PROs
  3. Assess relationship between PROs and hemoglobin concentration
  4. Assess safety of dose and frequency


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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria
Eligibility Criteria: - Subjects with non-myeloid malignancies - Subjects can not be on chemotherapy - Anemia of cancer - Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group (ECOG) status of 0 to 2 - Hemoglobin less than or equal to 11.0 g/dL - Adequate renal and liver function - Written informed consent

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00095277


Sponsors and Collaborators
Amgen
Investigators
Study Director: MD Amgen

Additional Information:
Publications of Results:
Responsible Party: Global Development Leader, Amgen Inc.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00095277     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 20030204
First Posted: November 3, 2004    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: March 13, 2009
Last Verified: March 2009

Keywords provided by Amgen:
non-myeloid malignancies
myeloma
Anemia of Cancer

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Anemia
Hematologic Diseases
Darbepoetin alfa
Hematinics