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LBH589 in Adult Patients With Advanced Solid Tumors or Cutaneous T-cell Lymphoma

This study has been completed.
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First received: December 18, 2006
Last updated: November 26, 2012
Last verified: November 2012
The phase I study will evaluate the safety, efficacy and pharmacokinetics of LBH589B in adult patients with advanced solid tumors or Cutaneous T-cell lymphoma

Condition Intervention Phase
Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma
Drug: LBH589
Phase 1

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Phase I Dose-escalation Study of LBH589 Administered Orally in Adult Patients With Advanced Solid Tumors or Cutaneous T-cell Lymphoma

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Further study details as provided by Novartis:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • To determine the maximum-tolerated dose of LBH589 [ Time Frame: 1st cycle ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Safety and tolerability assessed by AEs, SAEs and laboratory values. [ Time Frame: Every 2 weeks ]
  • To characterize the pharmacokinetic (PK) profile of LBH589 [ Time Frame: every 3 cycles ]
  • To assess antitumor activity of LBH589 [ Time Frame: every 2 cycles ]

Enrollment: 14
Study Start Date: November 2006
Primary Completion Date: May 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: LBH589 Drug: LBH589
Other Name: panobinostat


Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with either a) histologically-confirmed, advanced solid tumors whose disease has progressed despite standard therapy or for whom no standard therapy exists, or b) cytopathologically confirmed cutaneous T-cell lymphoma (CTCL) whose disease has progressed despite standard therapy or for whom no standard therapy exists. Inclusion is irrespective of stage of disease or extent of prior therapy.
  • World Health Organization (WHO) Performance Status of ≤ 2
  • Patients must have the adequate laboratory values

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with a history of primary CNS tumors
  • Patients with any history of brain metastases
  • Patients with any peripheral neuropathy ≥ CTCAE grade 2
  • Patients with unresolved diarrhea ≥ CTCAE grade 2
  • Impairment of cardiac function
  • Impairment of gastrointestinal (GI) function or GI disease
  • Liver or renal disease

Other protocol-defined inclusion/exclusion criteria may apply

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00412997

Novartis Investigative Site
Tokyo, Japan
Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Director: Novartis Pharmaceuticals Novartis Pharmaceuticals
  More Information

Responsible Party: Novartis Identifier: NCT00412997     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CLBH589B1101
Study First Received: December 18, 2006
Last Updated: November 26, 2012

Keywords provided by Novartis:
advanced solid tumor
Cutaneous T-cell lymphoma
Phase I
HDAC inhibitor
Adult patients

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Lymphoma, T-Cell
Lymphoma, T-Cell, Cutaneous
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Lymphoproliferative Disorders
Lymphatic Diseases
Immunoproliferative Disorders
Immune System Diseases
Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin
Antineoplastic Agents
Histone Deacetylase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action processed this record on May 24, 2017