Weekly Gemcitabine, Epirubicin, and Docetaxel in Locally Advanced or Inflammatory Breast Cancer
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00193050|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 19, 2005
Results First Posted : September 21, 2012
Last Update Posted : September 21, 2012
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Breast Cancer||Drug: Gemcitabine Drug: Epirubicin Drug: Docetaxel||Phase 2|
Upon determination of eligibility, all patients will be receive:
Gemcitabine + Epirubicin + Docetaxel
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||110 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Phase II Trial of Induction Chemotherapy With Weekly Gemcitabine, Epirubicin, Docetaxel as Primary Treatment of Locally Advanced or Inflammatory Breast Cancer Patients|
|Study Start Date :||November 2001|
|Primary Completion Date :||March 2008|
|Study Completion Date :||March 2009|
In the neoadjuvant setting, patients were administered gemcitabine (800 mg/m2 IV days 1 and 8), epirubicin (75 mg/m2 IV day 1), and docetaxel (30 mg/m2 IV days 1 and 8)repeated every 21 days for 4 cycles
Patients then had either mastectomy or breast conservation surgery and pathologic treatment responses were assessed.
After surgery, 4 cycles of adjuvant gemcitabine (1000 mg/m2 IV days 1 and 8) and docetaxel (35 mg/m2 IV days 1 and 8) were administered at 21 day intervals.
After completion of chemotherapy, local regional radiation therapy and/or anti-estrogen therapy was administered per standard guidelines.
Other Name: GemzarDrug: Epirubicin
Other Name: EllenceDrug: Docetaxel
Other Name: Taxotere
- Pathologic Complete Response (pCR) [ Time Frame: 18 Months ]
- Time to Treatment Failure (TTF) [ Time Frame: 69 months ]
- Overall Survival (OS) [ Time Frame: 48 months ]
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00193050
|Principal Investigator:||Denise A. Yardley, MD||SCRI Development Innovations, LLC|