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AZD0530 in Treating Patients With Prostate Cancer That Did Not Respond to Hormone Therapy

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00513071
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : August 8, 2007
Results First Posted : October 3, 2014
Last Update Posted : October 3, 2014
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
National Cancer Institute (NCI)

Brief Summary:
This phase II trial is studying how well AZD0530 works in treating patients with prostate cancer that did not respond to hormone therapy. AZD0530 may stop the growth of tumor cells by blocking some of the enzymes needed for cell growth

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Hormone-resistant Prostate Cancer Recurrent Prostate Cancer Drug: saracatinib Other: laboratory biomarker analysis Phase 2

Detailed Description:


I. To test the hypothesis that AZD0530 will improve the prostate-specific antigen (PSA) response rate and progression-free survival (PFS) in comparison with historical controls for patients with hormone-refractory prostate cancer (HRPC).

II. Evaluate the time to treatment failure and overall survival of patients with HRPC treated with AZD0530.

III. Evaluate the toxicities and tolerance of AZD0530 therapy in the HRPC population.

OUTLINE: This is a multicenter study.

Patients receive oral AZD0530 once daily. Treatment repeats every 4 weeks for up to 2 courses in the absence of disease progression or unacceptable toxicity.

After completion of study treatment, patients are followed every 6 months for the first 2 years and then yearly thereafter.

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 28 participants
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Phase II Trial of AZD0530 in Hormone Refractory Prostate Cancer (HRPC)
Study Start Date : August 2007
Primary Completion Date : October 2008
Study Completion Date : October 2008

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Treatment (saracatinib)
Patients receive oral AZD0530 once daily. Treatment repeats every 4 weeks for up to 2 courses in the absence of disease progression or unacceptable toxicity.
Drug: saracatinib
Given orally
Other Name: AZD0530
Other: laboratory biomarker analysis
Correlative studies

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. PSA Response Rate [ Time Frame: PSA measured every 4 weeks ]
    Complete Response (CR), disappearance of all measurable and non-measurable disease. No new lesions. PSA ≤ 0.2 ng/mL; Partial Response (PR), a decline in PSA by at least 30%, confirmed by a second PSA value four or more weeks later; Overall Response (OR) = CR + PR

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Progression-free Survival (PFS) According to RECIST [ Time Frame: Up to 2 years ]
    PFS defined as time between registration and disease progression or death. Using the method of Kaplan-Meier.

  2. Time to Treatment Failure [ Time Frame: Up to 2 years ]
  3. Overall Survival [ Time Frame: Up to 2 years ]
  4. Toxicity as Assessed by Common Terminology Criteria for Adverse Events (CTCAE) Version 3.0 [ Time Frame: Up to 2 years ]
  5. Relationship Between Changes in Laboratory Correlates and Response and Survival [ Time Frame: Up to 2 years ]
  6. N-telopeptide and Deoxypyridinoline as Prognostic Bone Markers [ Time Frame: At baseline, at 6 hours, at each course (day 1), and at 2 years ]

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Histologically or cytologically confirmed prostate cancer with a Gleason score available or interpretable and meeting 1 of the following criteria:

    • No prior chemotherapy and relatively minimal cancer spread
    • Only one prior taxane-based chemotherapy for aggressive and/or symptomatic disease
  • Must have prostate cancer considered to be hormone refractory or androgen independent by one or more of the following criteria (despite androgen deprivation and anti-androgen withdrawal when applicable):

    • Progression of unidimensionally measurable disease assessed within 28 days prior to initial administration of drug
    • Progression of evaluable but not measurable disease assessed within 28 days prior to initial administration of drug for PSA evaluation and within 42 days for imaging studies (e.g., bone scans)
  • Patients must have nonmeasurable disease (e.g., nuclear medicine bone scans) and non-target lesions (e.g., PSA level) assessed within 28 days prior to initial administration of drug

    • Measurable disease is not required but is allowed
  • Must be surgically or medically castrated

    • If the method of castration was luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone (LHRH) agonists (e.g., leuprolide or goserelin), then the patient must be willing to continue the use of LHRH agonists
    • Serum testosterone must be at castrate levels (< 50 ng/dL) at least 3 months prior to registration
  • ECOG performance status 0-2
  • WBC >= 3,000/uL
  • Absolute neutrophil count >= 1,500/uL
  • Platelets >= 100,000/uL
  • Hemoglobin > 9 g/d
  • Total bilirubin within normal institutional limits
  • AST/ALT =< 2.5 x institutional upper limit of normal
  • Creatinine within normal institutional limits OR creatinine clearance >= 60 mL/min
  • Must agree to use adequate contraception prior to study entry and for the duration of study participation
  • At least 3 weeks since the completion of chemotherapy and radiotherapy and the patient must have recovered from the side effects of the therapy
  • At least 28 days since prior non-steroidal anti-androgens (e.g., flutamide) (42 days for bicalutamide or nilutamide) or hormonal treatment (e.g., ketoconazole) and demonstrated progression of disease since the agents were suspended
  • Concurrent bisphosphonate therapy is allowed

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Known brain metastases
  • History of allergic reactions attributed to compounds of similar chemical or biological composition to AZD0530
  • Patients with any of the following conditions that impair the ability to swallow AZD0530 tablets

    • Gastrointestinal tract disease resulting in an inability to take oral medication or requiring IV alimentation
    • Prior surgical procedures affecting absorption
    • Active peptic ulcer disease
  • Uncontrolled intercurrent illness including, but not limited to, ongoing or active infection or psychiatric illness/social situations that would limit compliance with study requirements
  • Patients who have not recovered from adverse events due to agents administered more than 4 weeks earlier
  • Use of specifically prohibited CYP3A4-active agents or substances

    • Prohibited drugs should be discontinued 7 days prior to the administration of the first dose of AZD0530 and for 7 days following discontinuation of AZD0530
  • Patients receiving any other investigational agents
  • No investigational or commercial agents or therapies other than study drugs may be administered with the intent to treat the patient's malignancy
  • HIV-positive patients on combination antiretroviral therapy

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00513071

United States, California
City of Hope
Duarte, California, United States, 91010
Sponsors and Collaborators
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Principal Investigator: Primo Lara City of Hope Medical Center

Responsible Party: National Cancer Institute (NCI)
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00513071     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: NCI-2012-02842
N01CM62209 ( U.S. NIH Grant/Contract )
N01CM62201 ( U.S. NIH Grant/Contract )
CDR0000559142 ( Registry Identifier: PDQ (Physician Data Query) )
First Posted: August 8, 2007    Key Record Dates
Results First Posted: October 3, 2014
Last Update Posted: October 3, 2014
Last Verified: December 2012

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Prostatic Neoplasms
Genital Neoplasms, Male
Urogenital Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Genital Diseases, Male
Prostatic Diseases
Hormones, Hormone Substitutes, and Hormone Antagonists
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Antineoplastic Agents
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action