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Mylotarg and Ara-C in Untreated Patients Above 60 Years With AML and High-Risk MDS

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00195000
First Posted: September 19, 2005
Last Update Posted: June 19, 2013
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Information provided by:
Weill Medical College of Cornell University
  Purpose
The purpose of this study is to find out how safe and effective the combination of Mylotarg in combination with cytarabine is in treating patients with Acute Myeloid Leukemia and advanced Myelodysplastic Syndrome over the age of 60 years.

Condition Intervention Phase
Acute Myeloid Leukemia Myelodysplastic Syndrome Drug: Mylotarg Drug: Cytarabine 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 Evaluation of Gemtuzumab Ozogamicin in Combination With Cytarabine in Untreated Patients Above the Age of 60 Years With Acute Myeloid Leukemia and High-Risk Myelodysplastic Syndrome

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Further study details as provided by Weill Medical College of Cornell University:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • To evaluate the safety and efficacy of gemtuzumab ozogamicin (Mylotarg) in combination with cytarabine in inducing complete remission in patients with AML and advanced MDS over the age of 60 years. [ Time Frame: From entry until 30 days post treatment. ]

Enrollment: 43
Study Start Date: May 2003
Study Completion Date: February 2008
Primary Completion Date: May 2006 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Intervention Details:
    Drug: Mylotarg
    6 mg/m2 on day 1
    Other Name: Gemtuzumab Ozogamicin
    Drug: Cytarabine
    100 mg/m2 given as continuous infusion daily for 7 days.
    Other Name: Ara-C
Detailed Description:

To evaluate the safety and efficacy of gemtuzumab ozogamicin in combination with cytarabine in inducing complete remission in patients with AML and advanced MDS over the age of 60 years.

Patients eligible for treatment will receive the following:

Mylotarg at 6 mg/m2 on day 1 as a 2 hour intravenous infusion

Cytarabine at 100 mg/m2/day as a continuous intravenous infusion daily for 7 days

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   60 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Histologic diagnosis of AML or advanced MDS
  • No prior cytotoxic treatment for AML. (patients may have been treated with prior biologic therapy) Patients with MDS or AML that has evolved from MDS, could have received prior low-dose cytotoxic therapy (i.e. azacytidine or low-dose ara-C).

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Uncontrolled or severe cardiovascular disease or pulmonary disease
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00195000


Locations
United States, New York
Weill Medcial College of Cornell University
New York, New York, United States, 10021
Sponsors and Collaborators
Weill Medical College of Cornell University
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Eric Feldman, M.D. Weill Medical College of Cornell University
  More Information

Responsible Party: Eric Feldman, M.D., Weill Cornell Medical College
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00195000     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 0403-762
First Submitted: September 13, 2005
First Posted: September 19, 2005
Last Update Posted: June 19, 2013
Last Verified: June 2013

Keywords provided by Weill Medical College of Cornell University:
Acute Myeloid Leukemia
Myelodysplastic Syndrome

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Syndrome
Leukemia
Leukemia, Myeloid
Leukemia, Myeloid, Acute
Myelodysplastic Syndromes
Preleukemia
Disease
Pathologic Processes
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Neoplasms
Bone Marrow Diseases
Hematologic Diseases
Precancerous Conditions
Cytarabine
Gemtuzumab
Antimetabolites, Antineoplastic
Antimetabolites
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Antineoplastic Agents
Antiviral Agents
Anti-Infective Agents
Immunosuppressive Agents
Immunologic Factors
Physiological Effects of Drugs