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Phase I AZD2171 in Patients With Relapsed or Refractory AML and Elderly Patients With DeNovo or Secondary AML

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
AstraZeneca Identifier:
First received: July 13, 2007
Last updated: January 20, 2011
Last verified: January 2011
The study will be conducted across multiple European centres to assess the safety and tolerability of multiple doses of AZD2171 in patients with AML.

Condition Intervention Phase
Leukaemia Myelocytic Acute Drug: AZD2171 Phase 1

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment

Further study details as provided by AstraZeneca:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • The primary objective is to determine the safety and tolerability of multiple oral doses of AZD2171 in AML patients by assessment of AEs, BP&pulse, heart rate respiration rate, EKG, clinical chemistry

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Efficacy, PK

Estimated Enrollment: 54
Study Start Date: April 2004

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Provision of written informed consent
  • Male/female, 18 yrs or over
  • WHO performance status 0-2
  • Disease not responding to or relapsing after chemotherapy or elderly patients not suited to chemotherapy

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Acute myeloid leukaemia arising from previous chronic myeloid leukaemia or acute myeloid leukaemia of type FAB M3
  • Previous treatment against new blood vessel formation (anti-angiogenic)
  • Chest X-ray showing leukaemia in the lungs
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00502385

Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Director: Nick Botwood, BSc, MBBS, MRCP, MFPM AstraZeneca
Principal Investigator: Dieter Hoelzer, MD, PhD Frankfurt University Hospital
  More Information Identifier: NCT00502385     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: D8480C00002
Study First Received: July 13, 2007
Last Updated: January 20, 2011

Keywords provided by AstraZeneca:
Phase I
de novo or secondary AML

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Antineoplastic Agents
Protein Kinase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action processed this record on September 21, 2017