A Clinical Trial Comparing Efficacy And Safety Of Sunitinib Versus Placebo For TheTreatment Of Patients At High Risk Of Recurrent Renal Cell Cancer (S-TRAC)

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Verified March 2015 by Pfizer
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First received: September 12, 2006
Last updated: March 4, 2015
Last verified: March 2015

To compare the disease free survival time and safety of sunitinib with placebo in adjuvant treatment patients at high risk of recurrent kidney cancer after surgery.

Condition Intervention Phase
Kidney Neoplasms
Drug: Sunitinib malate
Other: Placebo
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Sunitinib Treatment Of Renal Adjuvant Cancer (S-trac): A Randomized Double-blind Phase 3 Study Of Adjuvant Sunitinib Vs. Placebo In Subjects At High Risk Of Recurrent Rcc

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Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Disease-free survival comparing sunitinib with placebo [ Time Frame: 36 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Overall Survival [ Time Frame: 10 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Safety [ Time Frame: 12 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Tolerability [ Time Frame: 12 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Patient-reported outcomes [ Time Frame: 12 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Estimated Enrollment: 720
Study Start Date: August 2007
Estimated Study Completion Date: June 2017
Estimated Primary Completion Date: April 2016 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: A Drug: Sunitinib malate
sunitinib malate 50 mg PO on schedule 4/2: 4 weeks on, 2 weeks off for 1 year or until disease recurrence or occurrence of a secondary malignancy, significant toxicity, or withdrawal of consent.
Placebo Comparator: B Other: Placebo
Placebo PO for 1 year on schedule 4/2: 4 weeks on, 2 weeks off or until disease recurrence or occurrence of a secondary malignancy, significant toxicity, or withdrawal of consent


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • High risk renal cancer per modified UISS criteria
  • Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group (ECOG) 0-2
  • predominant clear cell histology
  • No prior anti-cancer treatment
  • Kidney tumor has been removed
  • No evidence of macroscopic disease following surgery

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Histologically undifferentiated carcinomas or collecting duct carcinoma, lymphoma, sarcoma or subjects with metastatic renal sites.
  • Diagnosis of any second malignancy within the last 5 years, except basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell skin cancer, or in situ carcinoma of the cervix uteri that has been adequately treated with no evidence of recurrent disease for 12 months
  • known HIV or Hepatitis
  • any severe acute or chronic medical or psychiatric condition or laboratory abnormality that may increase the risk associated with study participation or study drug administration
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00375674

Contact: Pfizer CT.gov Call Center 1-800-718-1021

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Study Director: Pfizer CT.gov Call Center Pfizer
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Additional Information:
No publications provided

Responsible Party: Pfizer
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00375674     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: A6181109, 2006-004024-37, S-TRAC
Study First Received: September 12, 2006
Last Updated: March 4, 2015
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Angiogenesis Inhibitors
Angiogenesis Modulating Agents
Antineoplastic Agents
Growth Inhibitors
Growth Substances
Pharmacologic Actions
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Therapeutic Uses

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on March 26, 2015