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To Investigate Efficacy and Safety of Pemetrexed as Second or Third Line Therapy in Patients With Non-small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00191191
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 19, 2005
Results First Posted : November 25, 2009
Last Update Posted : December 9, 2009
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Eli Lilly and Company

Brief Summary:
To investigate efficacy and safety of pemetrexed as second or third line therapy in patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC).

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Non-small Cell Lung Cancer Drug: Pemetrexed 500 mg/m2 Drug: Pemetrexed 1000 mg/m2 Phase 2

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 226 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: LY231514 500 mg/m2 and LY231514 1000 mg/m2 in Patients With Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Who Were Previously Treated With Prior Systemic Anti Cancer Therapy: A Randomized Phase II Trial
Study Start Date : October 2004
Actual Primary Completion Date : October 2008
Actual Study Completion Date : October 2008

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MedlinePlus related topics: Lung Cancer
U.S. FDA Resources

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Pemetrexed 500 mg/m2
Pemetrexed 500 mg/m2
Drug: Pemetrexed 500 mg/m2
500 mg/m2, intravenous (IV), every 21 days, one year from registration date
Other Names:
  • Alimta
  • LY231514
Experimental: Pemetrexed 1000 mg/m2
Pemetrexed 1000 mg/m2
Drug: Pemetrexed 1000 mg/m2
1000 mg/m2, intravenous (IV), every 21 days, one year from registration date
Other Names:
  • Alimta
  • LY231514



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Best Overall Response [ Time Frame: baseline to measured progressive disease (up to 3.2 years) ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Duration of Response [ Time Frame: time of response to progressive disease (up to 3.2 years) ]
  2. Progression-Free Survival (PFS) [ Time Frame: baseline to measured progressive disease (up to 3.2 years) ]
  3. Change From Baseline to 3 Months in Quality of Life Questionnaire for Cancer Patients Treated With Anticancer Drugs (QOL-ACD) [ Time Frame: Baseline (pre-dose), 3 Months after first dose of Cycle 1 ]
  4. Change From Baseline to 3 Months in Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy for Lung Cancer (FACT-L) Lung Cancer Subscale (LCS) [ Time Frame: Baseline (pre-dose), 3 Months after first dose of Cycle 1 ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 75 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Clinical stage III or IV
  • Previously treated with one or two chemotherapeutic regimens
  • Performance status: 0-2

Exclusion Criteria:

- Inability or unwillingness to take folic acid or vitamin B12 supplementation


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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00191191


Locations
Japan
For additional information regarding investigative sites for this trial, contact 1-877-CTLILLY (1-877-285-4559, 1-317-615-4559) Monday-Friday from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM Eastern Time (UTC/GMT - 5 hours, EST), or speak with your personal physician
Chiba, Japan
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Ehime, Japan
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Fukuoka, Japan
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Gifu, Japan
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Gunma, Japan
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Hokkaido, Japan
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Hyogo, Japan
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Kanagawa, Japan
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Kumamoto, Japan
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Miyagi, Japan
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Niigata, Japan
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Okayama, Japan
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Osaka, Japan
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Saitama, Japan
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Shizuoka, Japan
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Tokyo, Japan
Sponsors and Collaborators
Eli Lilly and Company
Investigators
Study Director: Call 1-877-CTLILLY(1-877-285-4559) or 1-317-615-4559 Mon-Fri 9AM - 5PM Eastern time(UTC/GMT - 5 hours, EST) Eli Lilly and Company

Additional Information:
Responsible Party: Chief Medical Officer, Eli Lilly
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00191191     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 5250
H3E-JE-NS01 ( Other Identifier: Eli Lilly and Company )
First Posted: September 19, 2005    Key Record Dates
Results First Posted: November 25, 2009
Last Update Posted: December 9, 2009
Last Verified: December 2009

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Lung Neoplasms
Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung
Respiratory Tract Neoplasms
Thoracic Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Neoplasms
Lung Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Carcinoma, Bronchogenic
Bronchial Neoplasms
Pemetrexed
Antineoplastic Agents
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Folic Acid Antagonists
Nucleic Acid Synthesis Inhibitors