Weekly Topotecan With Docetaxel in Recurrent Small Cell Lung Cancer

This study has been terminated.
(Slow Accrual)
Information provided by:
Aultman Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First received: April 17, 2006
Last updated: October 31, 2007
Last verified: October 2007

The purposes of this study are:

  • To determine the overall response rate of patients treated with at least 2 cycles of this regimen.
  • To determine the feasibility and toxicity of the combination of topotecan and docetaxel.

Condition Intervention Phase
Mediastinal Neoplasms
Drug: Intravenous Topotecan
Drug: Intravenous Docetaxel
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Phase 2 Study of Weekly Topotecan With Docetaxel for Recurrent Small Cell Lung Cancer

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Further study details as provided by Aultman Hospital:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • To determine the overall response rate of patients treated with at least two cycles of this regimen [ Time Frame: 3 years ]

Estimated Enrollment: 40
Study Start Date: November 2004
Study Completion Date: June 2007
Arms Assigned Interventions
Arm A Drug: Intravenous Topotecan
Topotecan 3 mg/m2 IV over 30 minutes on Days 1 and 8 every 21 days
Drug: Intravenous Docetaxel
Docetaxel 30 mg/m2 IV over 60 minutes on Days 1 & 8 of a 21 day cycle


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Recurred greater than 90 days after initial treatment
  • At least 1 measurable lesion
  • Only 1 prior chemotherapy
  • Must be over 18 years of age
  • ECOG performance status of 0 - 2
  • Adequate hematologic, renal, and hepatic function

Exclusion Criteria:

  • No prior use of topotecan, docetaxel, or irinotecan
  • No symptomatic brain metastases
  • History of cardiac arrhythmias, congestive heart failure, stroke, or embolic events
  • No prior investigational agents within 1 month prior
  • Lung cancer of mixed histology
  • Known uncontrolled seizure disorders
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00315211

United States, Ohio
Aultman Hospital
Canton, Ohio, United States, 44710
Sponsors and Collaborators
Aultman Hospital
Principal Investigator: Raza Khan, MD Aultman Hospital
  More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00315211     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Hycamtin study #102143  Aultman Lung 01 
Study First Received: April 17, 2006
Last Updated: October 31, 2007
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by Aultman Hospital:
Small Cell Lung Cancer Recurrent

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Mediastinal Neoplasms
Small Cell Lung Carcinoma
Bronchial Neoplasms
Carcinoma, Bronchogenic
Lung Diseases
Lung Neoplasms
Mediastinal Diseases
Neoplasms by Site
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Respiratory Tract Neoplasms
Thoracic Diseases
Thoracic Neoplasms
Antimitotic Agents
Antineoplastic Agents
Enzyme Inhibitors
Mitosis Modulators
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Topoisomerase I Inhibitors
Topoisomerase Inhibitors
Tubulin Modulators

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