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Pemetrexed and Cisplatin Treatment Before Surgery in Non Small Cell Lung Cancer

This study has been terminated.
(Trial was stopped early due to low enrollment.)
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00259285
First Posted: November 29, 2005
Last Update Posted: July 29, 2009
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Information provided by:
Eli Lilly and Company
  Purpose
To determine the response to this regimen for therapy prior surgery in patients with locally advanced disease or metastatic disease.

Condition Intervention Phase
Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer Drug: pemetrexed Drug: cisplatin Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Alimta (Pemetrexed) and Cisplatin Treatment as Neoadjuvant Therapy in Non Small Cell Lung Cancer

Resource links provided by NLM:


Further study details as provided by Eli Lilly and Company:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Treatment Response [ Time Frame: every 21 day cycle (3 cycles) and 3-4 weeks after last cycle ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Pathologic Remissions After Surgery [ Time Frame: surgical tumor resection (3-4 weeks after completing three 21-day cycles of therapy) ]
  • Relapse-Free Survival [ Time Frame: Every 21 day cycle (3 cycles) and then every 3 months for the first 2 years, every 6 months until 5 years have elapsed and annually thereafter ]

Enrollment: 10
Study Start Date: November 2005
Study Completion Date: December 2007
Primary Completion Date: December 2007 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: A Drug: pemetrexed
500 mg/m2, intravenous (IV), every 21 days x 3 cycles
Other Names:
  • LY231514
  • Alimta
Drug: cisplatin
75 mg/m2, intravenous (IV), every 21 days x 3 cycles

  Eligibility

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Diagnosis of non-small-cell carcinoma of the lung
  • Patients with locally advanced disease or metastatic disease, candidates to surgery after evaluation by oncologist and thoracic surgeon
  • Tumour with possibility of curative surgery
  • At least one uni-dimensionally measurable lesion
  • Adequate pulmonary function to perform the planned surgical resection

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Active infection (at the investigator's discretion)
  • Pregnancy or breast-feeding
  • Serious concomitant illness at the investigator's discretion
  • Previous diagnosis of malignant disease
  • They have received treatment during the last 30 days with a drug, other than the study drug, that has not received regulatory approval for any indication at the time of their entry in the study
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00259285


Locations
Spain
For additional information regarding investigative sites for this trial, contact 1-877-CTLILLY (1-877-285-4559, 1-317-615-4559) Mon - Fri from 9 AM to 5 PM Eastern Time (UTC/GMT - 5 hours, EST), or speak with your personal physician.
Barakaldo, Spain, 48903
For additional information regarding investigative sites for this trial, contact 1-877-CTLILLY (1-877-285-4559, 1-317-615-4559) Mon - Fri from 9 AM to 5 PM Eastern Time (UTC/GMT - 5 hours, EST), or speak with your personal physician.
Barcelona, Spain, 08035
For additional information regarding investigative sites for this trial, contact 1-877-CTLILLY (1-877-285-4559, 1-317-615-4559) Mon - Fri from 9 AM to 5 PM Eastern Time (UTC/GMT - 5 hours, EST), or speak with your personal physician.
La Coruña, Spain, 15006
For additional information regarding investigative sites for this trial, contact 1-877-CTLILLY (1-877-285-4559, 1-317-615-4559) Mon - Fri from 9 AM to 5 PM Eastern Time (UTC/GMT - 5 hours, EST), or speak with your personal physician.
Madrid, Spain, 28034
For additional information regarding investigative sites for this trial, contact 1-877-CTLILLY (1-877-285-4559, 1-317-615-4559) Mon - Fri from 9 AM to 5 PM Eastern Time (UTC/GMT - 5 hours, EST), or speak with your personal physician.
Pamplona, Spain, 31008
For additional information regarding investigative sites for this trial, contact 1-877-CTLILLY (1-877-285-4559, 1-317-615-4559) Mon - Fri from 9 AM to 5 PM Eastern Time (UTC/GMT - 5 hours, EST), or speak with your personal physician.
Valencia, Spain, 46014
Sponsors and Collaborators
Eli Lilly and Company
Investigators
Study Director: Call 1-877-CTLILLY (1-877-285-4559, 1-317-615-4559) Mon-Fri from 9 AM - 5 PM Eastern time (UTC/GMT- 5 hours, EST) Eli Lilly and Company
  More Information

Additional Information:
Responsible Party: Chief Medical Officer, Eli Lilly
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00259285     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 9901
H3E-XM-S092
First Submitted: November 28, 2005
First Posted: November 29, 2005
Results First Submitted: December 19, 2008
Results First Posted: June 2, 2009
Last Update Posted: July 29, 2009
Last Verified: April 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
Cisplatin
Pemetrexed
Antineoplastic Agents
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Folic Acid Antagonists
Nucleic Acid Synthesis Inhibitors