Dose-Dense Therapy in Aggressive Lymphoma

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Arbeitsgemeinschaft medikamentoese Tumortherapie Identifier:
First received: August 15, 2007
Last updated: NA
Last verified: August 2007
History: No changes posted
To investigate if a dose-dense chemotherapy with weekly chemotherapy compared to standard treatment every 3 weeks results in better survival in aggressive non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.

Condition Intervention
Drug: CEOP/IMVP-Dexa chemotherapy

Study Type: Expanded Access     What is Expanded Access?
Official Title: Phase 3 Study of Dose-Dense Therapy Versus CHOP in Aggressive Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma

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Intervention Details:
    Drug: CEOP/IMVP-Dexa chemotherapy
    Cyclophosphamide 750 mg/m2 i.v. d 1, epirubicin 70 mg/m2 i.v d 1, vincristine 1.4 mg/m2 i.v. d 1+8, prednisolone 100 mg p.o. d 1-5, ifosfamide 2000 mg/m2 i.v. d 15-17, etoposide 100 mg/m2 i.v. d 15-17, dexamethasone 40 mg p.o. or i.v. d 15-19, methotrexate 800 mg/m2 i.v. d 22. Mesna was given with ifosfamide, calcium-folinate rescue after methotrexate. Filgrastim was given on days 2-7, 9-12, 18-21, 23-28
Detailed Description:
Patients are randomized to receive dose-dense CEOP/IMVP-Dexa chemotherapy or standard 3-weekly CHOP.

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 70 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both

Inclusion Criteria:

  • 18 and 70 years of age
  • Centrally reviewed, histologically proven diffuse large B-cell, anaplastic large-cell, or peripheral T-cell unspecified
  • Measurable disease
  • All stages

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Lymphoblastic or Burkitt histology
  • CNS-disease
  • HIV-positive
  • pregnant or lactating women
  • Pretreatment
  • Other malignancy
  • Concomitant diseases that forbid chemotherapy
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Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number): Identifier: NCT00517894     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: NHL-5 
Study First Received: August 15, 2007
Last Updated: August 15, 2007
Health Authority: Austria: Federal Ministry for Health and Women

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Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Immune System Diseases
Immunoproliferative Disorders
Lymphatic Diseases
Lymphoproliferative Disorders
Neoplasms by Histologic Type processed this record on May 24, 2016