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Study Evaluating Gefitinib (IRESSA®) in Subjects With Solid Malignancies That Are Locally Advanced, Recurrent or Metastatic (AGUS)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00127829
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : August 9, 2005
Last Update Posted : April 23, 2009
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
This study will determine the safety profile and maximum tolerated dose (MTD) of orally administered gefitinib on a weekly and twice weekly schedule.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Tumors Drug: Gefitinib Phase 1

Study Design

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 66 participants
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Phase I, Open-Label, Dose Escalation Study Evaluating High-Dose Gefitinib (IRESSA®) on Weekly and Twice Weekly Schedules in Subjects With Solid Malignancies That Are Locally Advanced, Recurrent or Metastatic
Study Start Date : July 2005
Study Completion Date : January 2008

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Drug Information available for: Gefitinib
U.S. FDA Resources

Arms and Interventions

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: 1
Gefitinib (IRESSA®)
Drug: Gefitinib
Oral tablet
Other Name: IRESSA®

Outcome Measures

Eligibility Criteria

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Histologically confirmed solid tumor refractory to conventional treatment or whom no standard of treatment exists
  • Life expectancy of > 12 weeks
  • World Health Organization (WHO) performance status of < 2

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Known severe hypersensitivity to gefitinib or any of the excipients of this product
  • Less than 4 weeks since completion of prior chemotherapy or radiation therapy (except nitrosoureas or mitomycin-C which must have a wash out period of 6 weeks)
  • Incomplete healing from previous oncologic or other major surgery
Contacts and Locations

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00127829

United States, California
Research Site
Los Angeles, California, United States
Research Site
Palm Springs, California, United States
Sponsors and Collaborators
More Information

Responsible Party: Alison Armour, MD, IRESSA Medical Science Director, AstraZeneca
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00127829     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: D7913C00022
First Posted: August 9, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: April 23, 2009
Last Verified: April 2009

Keywords provided by AstraZeneca:
Solid Tumors

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Antineoplastic Agents
Protein Kinase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action