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A Trial for HER2 Positive Breast Cancer Patients With Metastatic Disease

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00191373
First Posted: September 19, 2005
Last Update Posted: September 12, 2007
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Information provided by:
Eli Lilly and Company
  Purpose
This phase II trial that includes Gemcitabine 1,250mg/m2 to be administered over approximately 30 minutes on days 1 and 8, every 21 days and Trastuzumab 8 mg/kg IV to be administered over 90 minutes on day 1 of the first cycle, then 6mg/kg as a 30 minute infusion administered on subsequent cycles.

Condition Intervention Phase
Breast Neoplasms Cancer of the Breast Breast Cancer Drug: Gemcitabine Drug: Trastuzumab Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Phase II Study of Gemcitabine and Trastuzumab Therapy in Patients With HER2 Overexpressing Metastatic Breast Cancer

Resource links provided by NLM:


Further study details as provided by Eli Lilly and Company:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • - Overall response rates

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Time to disease progression,Time to treatment failure, Overall survival, Toxicity of the combination

Estimated Enrollment: 66
Study Start Date: March 2002
Study Completion Date: July 2007
  Eligibility

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients must have histologically or cytologically confirmed invasive breast cancer, with stage IV disease
  • Tumors tested by IHC must be 3+ positive for HER2 overexpression. Tumors tested by FISH must be positive by the specific FISH assay for genetic amplification of HER2. Tumors that are 3+ by IHC but negative by FISH assay are ineligible
  • Patients must have measurable disease
  • Patients may NOT have received prior chemotherapy or prior trastuzumab therapy for metastatic breast cancer.
  • Patients may have received prior chemotherapy and/or hormonal therapy for early stage breast cancer, including taxane-based chemotherapy regimens. Patients may NOT have received trastuzumab in the adjuvant setting unless disease free interval from completion of trastuzumab to time of relapse is greater than 12 months.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients who have had prior gemcitabine chemotherapy and adjuvant trastuzumab and had less than 12- month disease free interval
  • Patients with known leptomeningeal carcinomatosis
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00191373


Locations
United States, Arkansas
For additional information regarding investigative sites for this trial, contact 1-877-CTLILLY (1-877-285-4559, 1-317-615-4559) Mon-Fri from 9AM to 5PM Eastern Time (UTC/GMT - 5 hours, EST), or speak with your personal physician.
Hot Springs, Arkansas, United States, 71913
For additional information regarding investigative sites for this trial, contact 1-877-CTLILLY (1-877-285-4559, 1-317-615-4559) Mon-Fri from 9AM to 5PM Eastern Time (UTC/GMT - 5 hours, EST), or speak with your personal physician.
Pine Bluff, Arkansas, United States, 71603
United States, California
For additional information regarding investigative sites for this trial, contact 1-877-CTLILLY (1-877-285-4559, 1-317-615-4559) Mon-Fri from 9AM to 5PM Eastern Time (UTC/GMT - 5 hours, EST), or speak with your personal physician.
Redding, California, United States, 96001
United States, Florida
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Hollywood, Florida, United States
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Plantation, Florida, United States, 33324
United States, Maryland
For additional information regarding investigative sites for this trial, contact 1-877-CTLILLY (1-877-285-4559, 1-317-615-4559) Mon-Fri from 9AM to 5PM Eastern Time (UTC/GMT - 5 hours, EST), or speak with your personal physician.
Baltimore, Maryland, United States, 21201
United States, New Jersey
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Voorhees, New Jersey, United States, 08043
United States, Pennsylvania
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, 19141
For additional information regarding investigative sites for this trial, contact 1-877-CTLILLY (1-877-285-4559, 1-317-615-4559) Mon-Fri from 9AM to 5PM Eastern Time (UTC/GMT - 5 hours, EST), or speak with your personal physician.
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States, 15213
United States, Tennessee
For additional information regarding investigative sites for this trial, contact 1-877-CTLILLY (1-877-285-4559, 1-317-615-4559) Mon-Fri from 9AM to 5PM Eastern Time (UTC/GMT - 5 hours, EST), or speak with your personal physician.
Knoxville, Tennessee, United States, 37920
United States, Utah
For additional information regarding investigative sites for this trial, contact 1-877-CT-LILLY (1-877-285-4559, 1-317-615-4559) Mon-Fri from 9AM to 5PM Eastern Time (UTC/GMT - 5 hours, EST), or speak with your personal physician.
Logan, Utah, United States
For additional information regarding investigative sites for this trial, contact 1-877-CT-LILLY (1-877-285-4559, 1-317-615-4559) Mon-Fri from 9AM to 5PM Eastern Time (UTC/GMT - 5 hours, EST), or speak with your personal physician.
Ogden, Utah, United States
United States, West Virginia
For additional information regarding investigative sites for this trial, contact 1-877-CTLILLY (1-877-285-4559, 1-317-615-4559) Mon-Fri from 9AM to 5PM Eastern Time (UTC/GMT - 5 hours, EST), or speak with your personal physician.
Morgantown, West Virginia, United States, 26506
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 9 AM - 5 PM Eastern Time (UTC/GMT - 5 hours, EST) Eli Lilly and Company
  More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00191373     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 6133
B9E-US-S270
First Submitted: September 12, 2005
First Posted: September 19, 2005
Last Update Posted: September 12, 2007
Last Verified: September 2007

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Breast Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Neoplasms
Breast Diseases
Skin Diseases
Gemcitabine
Trastuzumab
Antimetabolites, Antineoplastic
Antimetabolites
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Antineoplastic Agents
Antiviral Agents
Anti-Infective Agents
Enzyme Inhibitors
Immunosuppressive Agents
Immunologic Factors
Physiological Effects of Drugs