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A Study to Assess Safety, Tolerability and PK of AZD2171 and Chemotherapy on Patients With Solid Tumors

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00502567
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 17, 2007
Last Update Posted : July 27, 2011
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Brief Summary:
A multicentre, 2-part study to assess the safety and tolerability of once daily oral doses of AZD2171 when administered with various anticancer regimens (part A) and to confirm the tolerability of its combination with FOLFOX (part B).

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Advanced Solid Tumor Drug: AZD2171 Drug: FOLFOX Drug: Pemetrexed Drug: Irinotecan (administered with & without Cetuximab) Drug: Docetaxel Phase 1

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 104 participants
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Phase 1, Open Label Study to Assess the Safety, Tolerability and Pharmacokinetics of AZD2171 and Selected Chemotherapy Regimens When Given in Combination to Patients With Advanced Solid Tumors
Study Start Date : January 2005
Actual Primary Completion Date : November 2007
Actual Study Completion Date : June 2011

Intervention Details:
  • Drug: AZD2171
    oral tablet once daily
    Other Names:
    • cediranib
    • RECENTIN™.
  • Drug: FOLFOX
    intravenous infusion
    Other Name: 5-Fluorouracil, Leucovorin and Oxaliplatin
  • Drug: Pemetrexed
    intravenous infusion
    Other Names:
    • Alimta®
    • Pemetrexed disodium
  • Drug: Irinotecan (administered with & without Cetuximab)
    intravenous injection
    Other Names:
    • Campto®
    • Camptosar®
    • irinotecan hydrochloride
  • Drug: Docetaxel
    intravenous infusion
    Other Name: Taxotere®

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Determine the safety and tolerability of once daily oral doses of AZD2171 when given in combination with one of these anticancer regimens; FOLFOX, Pemetrexed, Irinotecan, Docetaxel [ Time Frame: After 5 weeks of treatment ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Examine the PK interaction of AZD2171 with one of the 4 different chemotherapeutic regimens. Make a preliminary evaluation of clinical response as measured by objective response rate. [ Time Frame: Assessed at each visit ]

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • histologically confirmed metastatic cancer that is not amenable to surgery or radiation therapy with curative intent
  • measurable lesion by CT or other techniques according to RECIST

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Inadequate bone marrow reserve
  • history of poorly controlled hypertension

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00502567

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United States, Michigan
Research Site
Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States
Research Site
Detroit, Michigan, United States
United States, Tennessee
Research Site
Nashville, Tennessee, United States
Sponsors and Collaborators
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Study Director: Jane Robertson AstraZeneca
Study Chair: Bijoyesh Mookerjee, MD AstraZeneca
Principal Investigator: Patricia LoRusso, DO Wayne State University
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Responsible Party: Medical Science Director, AstraZeneca Identifier: NCT00502567    
Other Study ID Numbers: D8480C00008
First Posted: July 17, 2007    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: July 27, 2011
Last Verified: July 2011
Keywords provided by AstraZeneca:
advanced solid tumors
Phase I
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Antineoplastic Agents
Tubulin Modulators
Antimitotic Agents
Mitosis Modulators
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Antimetabolites, Antineoplastic
Immunosuppressive Agents
Immunologic Factors
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Topoisomerase I Inhibitors
Topoisomerase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Protective Agents
Vitamin B Complex
Folic Acid Antagonists
Nucleic Acid Synthesis Inhibitors
Antineoplastic Agents, Immunological