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Study Evaluating the Effect of Corticosteroids on Mylotarg® Infusion-Related Adverse Events in Patients With Leukemia

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00304447
First Posted: March 17, 2006
Last Update Posted: July 29, 2009
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Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer
  Purpose
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effect of corticosteroids on the frequency and severity of Mylotarg® infusion-related adverse events, to evaluate the effect of corticosteroids on the efficacy of Mylotarg® induced complete response (CR) and complete response with incomplete platelet recovery (CRp) at one-month post treatment.

Condition Intervention Phase
Leukemia, Myelocytic, Acute Infusions, Intravenous Drug: Mylotarg Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Phase IV Study of Corticosteroids As Prophylaxis for Infusion-Related Adverse Events to Mylotarg® in Patients With Acute Myelogenous Leukemia (AML)

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Further study details as provided by Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • The effect of corticosteroids on the frequency and severity of Mylotarg® infusion-related adverse events.

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • The effect of corticosteroids on the efficacy of Mylotarg® induced complete response (CR) and complete response with incomplete platelets recovery (CRp) at one-month post treatment.

Estimated Enrollment: 30
Study Start Date: April 2002
Estimated Study Completion Date: January 2004
  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:

  • Patients with CD33 positive, resistant or relapsed AML.
  • Patients > 18 years of age.
  • ECOG performance status 0-2.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Fever (>38), chills or hypotension (systolic BP<105mmHg) in the 48 hours preceding therapy.
  • Use of corticosteroids, diphenhydramine or acetaminophen within 24 hours of enrollment.
  • Participation in any other Mylotarg® protocol.
  Contacts and Locations
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To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contact information provided by the sponsor.

Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00304447


Sponsors and Collaborators
Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer
Investigators
Study Director: Medical Monitor Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer
  More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00304447     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 0903X-100863
First Submitted: March 15, 2006
First Posted: March 17, 2006
Last Update Posted: July 29, 2009
Last Verified: July 2009

Keywords provided by Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer:
Leukemia
Mylotarg
Safety
Adverse Events

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Leukemia
Leukemia, Myeloid
Leukemia, Myeloid, Acute
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Neoplasms
Gemtuzumab
Antineoplastic Agents