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Phase I Safety and Tolerability Study of Cediranib (RECENTIN™, AZD2171) in Combination With Chemo in First Line Lung Cancer Patients

This study has been completed.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First Posted: February 22, 2008
Last Update Posted: December 17, 2012
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This study is to assess the safety and tolerability of Cediranib (RECENTIN™, AZD2171)in combination with etoposide and cisplatin (EP) as first line treatment for lung cancer patients with extensive stage or metastatic disease for whom EP would be a standard therapy.

Condition Intervention Phase
Lung Cancer Drug: AZD2171 Drug: Etoposide Drug: Cisplatin 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 I, Multi-Centre, Open-Label, Dose Selection Study to Assess the Safety and Tolerability of Cediranib (RECENTIN™, AZD2171) in Combination With Etoposide and Cisplatin (EP) as First Line Therapy for Lung Cancer Patients With Extensive Stage or Metastatic Disease for Whom EP Would be a Standard Therapy

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Further study details as provided by AstraZeneca:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Assess the safety and tolerability of Cediranib (RECENTIN™, AZD2171) in combination with etoposide and cisplatin (EP). [ Time Frame: From date of consent through to data cut-off, 7th August 2009. ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Preliminary efficacy assessment of Cediranib in combination with etoposide & cisplatin using available tumor assessment data to assess response rate,duration of response,change in tumor size(only those with measurable disease)& progression free survival [ Time Frame: From date of randomisation through to data cut-off, 7th August 2009. ]

Enrollment: 62
Study Start Date: February 2008
Study Completion Date: February 2012
Primary Completion Date: August 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: 1 Drug: AZD2171
Other Name: Recentin™
Active Comparator: 2
Etoposide + Cisplatin
Drug: Etoposide
Other Name: Etopophos®
Drug: Cisplatin
Other Name: Platinol


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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:

  • Cancer diagnosis and stage (histological or cytological confirmed extensive stage lung cancer, which EP would be considered a standard therapy, required at the time of diagnosis.)
  • No prior chemotherapy or immunotherapy for advanced stage lung cancer (prior radiotherapy will be permitted if it is outside of the measurable field and greater than or equal to 2 weeks prior to entry to the study.)
  • WHO performance status 0-2

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Untreated unstable brain or meningeal metastases
  • Patient with inappropriate laboratory tests values
  • Inadequate bone marrow reserve.
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00621361

United States, California
Research Site
Sacramento, California, United States
United States, Colorado
Research Site
Denver, Colorado, United States
United States, Kansas
Research Site
Kansas City, Kansas, United States
United States, Texas
Research Site
Houston, Texas, United States
Sponsors and Collaborators
Principal Investigator: John Heymach, MD M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
  More Information

Responsible Party: AstraZeneca
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00621361     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: D8480C00054
First Submitted: February 12, 2008
First Posted: February 22, 2008
Last Update Posted: December 17, 2012
Last Verified: December 2012

Keywords provided by AstraZeneca:
Lung Cancer

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Lung Neoplasms
Respiratory Tract Neoplasms
Thoracic Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Lung Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Etoposide phosphate
Antineoplastic Agents
Antineoplastic Agents, Phytogenic
Topoisomerase II Inhibitors
Topoisomerase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Protein Kinase Inhibitors