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

This study has been completed.
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First Posted: July 17, 2007
Last Update Posted: July 27, 2011
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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 Intervention Phase
Advanced Solid Tumor Drug: AZD2171 Drug: FOLFOX Drug: Pemetrexed Drug: Irinotecan (administered with & without Cetuximab) Drug: Docetaxel Phase 1

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: 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

Further study details as provided by AstraZeneca:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • 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:
  • 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 ]

Enrollment: 104
Study Start Date: January 2005
Study Completion Date: June 2011
Primary Completion Date: November 2007 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
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®

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
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
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00502567

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
Study Director: Jane Robertson AstraZeneca
Study Chair: Bijoyesh Mookerjee, MD AstraZeneca
Principal Investigator: Patricia LoRusso, DO Wayne State University
  More Information

Responsible Party: Medical Science Director, AstraZeneca
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00502567     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: D8480C00008
First Submitted: July 16, 2007
First Posted: July 17, 2007
Last Update Posted: July 27, 2011
Last Verified: July 2011

Keywords provided by AstraZeneca:
advanced solid tumors
Phase I

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Antineoplastic Agents, Phytogenic
Antineoplastic Agents
Topoisomerase I Inhibitors
Topoisomerase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Folic Acid Antagonists
Nucleic Acid Synthesis Inhibitors
Protein Kinase Inhibitors