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A Study of Motexafin Gadolinium for the Treatment of Relapsed or Refractory Multiple Myeloma

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Pharmacyclics LLC. Identifier:
First received: November 16, 2004
Last updated: June 7, 2006
Last verified: June 2006
The purpose of the study is to determine if the drug motexafin gadolinium will be an effective treatment for patients who have relapsed or refractory multiple myeloma.

Condition Intervention Phase
Multiple Myeloma Drug: Motexafin Gadolinium Injection Phase 2

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

Resource links provided by NLM:

Further study details as provided by Pharmacyclics LLC.:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Rate of complete response, partial response and stable disease (clinical benefit rate)

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Progression-free survival
  • Safety and tolerability

Estimated Enrollment: 25

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Relapsed or Refractory Multiple Myeloma
  • ≥ 18 years old
  • Able to provide consent for participation
  • ECOG status 0-2

Lab values:

  • ANC ≥ 1,000/µL
  • WBC count ≥ 2.0/µL
  • Hemoglobin ≥ 8.0 g/dL
  • Platelet count ≥ 50,000/µL
  • AST and ALT ≤ 2 x ULN
  • Total Bilirubin ≤ 2 x ULN
  • Creatinine ≤ 2.0 mg/dL


  • Not pregnant or lactating
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00096837

United States, Illinois
Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center
Chicago, Illinois, United States, 60611
Sponsors and Collaborators
Pharmacyclics LLC.
  More Information Identifier: NCT00096837     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: PCYC-0215
Study First Received: November 16, 2004
Last Updated: June 7, 2006

Keywords provided by Pharmacyclics LLC.:
Multiple Myeloma
Relapsed Multiple Myeloma
Refractory Multiple Myeloma

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Multiple Myeloma
Neoplasms, Plasma Cell
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Hemostatic Disorders
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Blood Protein Disorders
Hematologic Diseases
Hemorrhagic Disorders
Lymphoproliferative Disorders
Immunoproliferative Disorders
Immune System Diseases
Motexafin gadolinium
Antineoplastic Agents
Photosensitizing Agents
Dermatologic Agents processed this record on September 19, 2017