Study for the Treatment of Anemia in Patients With Non-myeloid Malignancies Receiving Multicycle Chemotherapy.
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A Study of Darbepoetin Alfa Administered Once Every 2 Weeks (Q2W) Compared With Epoetin Alfa Administered Once Every Week (QW) for the Treatment of Anemia in Subjects With Non-myeloid Malignancies Receiving Multicycle Chemotherapy.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years and older (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Inclusion Criteria: - Planned chemotherapy treatment - Anemia (hemoglobin concentration less than or equal to 11.0 g/dL) - Adequate renal and liver function - Subjects must provide written informed consent Exclusion Criteria: - Known history of seizure disorder - Known primary hematologic disorder causing anemia other than non-myeloid malignancies - Unstable / uncontrolled cardiac condition - Clinically significant inflammatory disease - Known positive test for HIV infection - Neutralizing antibodies to rHuEPO - Epoetin alfa or darbepoetin alfa therapy within 4 weeks before randomization - Received any investigational drug or device within 30 days before randomization - Pregnant or breast feeding - Not using adequate contraceptive precautions - Previously randomized into this study - Known hypersensitivity to recombinant mammalian-derived product - Concerns for subject's compliance