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Study of Cetuximab in Combination With Tarceva in Patients With Solid Tumors

This study has been completed.
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Eli Lilly and Company Identifier:
First received: September 12, 2005
Last updated: October 26, 2015
Last verified: October 2015
The purpose of this study is to find a safe and effective dose of the combination of cetuximab (Erbitux) and Tarceva (erlotinib).

Condition Intervention Phase
Neoplasms Drug: Cetuximab + Erlotinib Phase 1

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Phase I Study of Cetuximab in Combination With Erlotinib in Patients With Advanced Solid Malignancies

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Further study details as provided by Eli Lilly and Company:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Safety and efficacy of the combination of Tarceva and Erbitux

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Radiographic response

Estimated Enrollment: 33
Study Start Date: August 2005
Study Completion Date: May 2007
Primary Completion Date: May 2007 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: A Drug: Cetuximab + Erlotinib
IV solution + tablet, IV+ oral, ERB 100 mg/m2, 200 mg/m2, 250 mg/m2 IV + Erl 150 mg tablet, ERB weekly/ Erl once daily, Until disease progression.
Other Name: Erbitux


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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Measurable disease
  • Life expectancy of at least 3 months
  • Must have at least one prior chemotherapy containing a platinum

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Known or documented brain metastases
  • Prior cetuximab therapy
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00207077

United States, Delaware
Christiana Care Health Services, Inc.
Newark, Delaware, United States, 19718
Sponsors and Collaborators
Eli Lilly and Company
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

Additional Information: Identifier: NCT00207077     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CA225-101
Study First Received: September 12, 2005
Last Updated: October 26, 2015

Keywords provided by Eli Lilly and Company:
Advanced Solid Tumors

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Erlotinib Hydrochloride
Antineoplastic Agents
Protein Kinase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action processed this record on August 21, 2017