Expanded Access Study of RAD001 in Metastatic Renal Cell Cancer Patients Who Are Intolerant of or Who Have Failed Despite Prior Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Therapy

Expanded access is no longer available for this treatment.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Novartis ( Novartis Pharmaceuticals )
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First received: April 7, 2008
Last updated: August 18, 2011
Last verified: August 2011
This expanded access study is designed to provide RAD001 to patients with MRCC who are without satisfactory treatment alternatives, until RAD001 becomes commercially available.

Condition Intervention
Metastatic Renal Cell Cancer
Drug: Everolimus

Study Type: Expanded Access     What is Expanded Access?
Official Title: An Open-Label, Multi-Center, Expanded Access Study of RAD001 in Patients With Metastatic Carcinoma of the Kidney Who Are Intolerant of or Have Progressed Despite Any AvailableVascular Endothelial Growth Factor Receptor Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitor Therapy

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Further study details as provided by Novartis:


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both

Inclusion criteria:

  • ≥ 18 years old; metastatic renal cancer, intolerant of or failed sunitinib and/or sorafenib
  • Adequate bone marrow function, liver function, renal function
  • Adequate birth control

Exclusion criteria:

  • Previously received RAD001 or other mTOR inhibitors, known hypersensitivity to rapamycin, chronic systemic treatment with corticosteroids or immunosuppressive agents (prednisone ≤ 20 mg/day for adrenal insufficiency OK
  • Topical or inhaled steroids OK)
  • Active bleeding
  • Uncontrolled angina, CHF, heart attack ≤ 6 months, uncontrolled diabetes

Other protocol-defined inclusion/exclusion criteria may apply

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00655252

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Sponsors and Collaborators
Novartis Pharmaceuticals
Study Director: Novartis Pharmaceuticals Novartis Pharmaceuticals
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Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Novartis Pharmaceuticals
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00655252     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CRAD001L2401 
Study First Received: April 7, 2008
Last Updated: August 18, 2011
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration
Germany: Federal Institute for Drugs and Medical Devices
Australia: Department of Health and Ageing Therapeutic Goods Administration

Keywords provided by Novartis:
Expanded access
metastatic renal cell cancer
progression despite VEGF receptors

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Carcinoma, Renal Cell
Kidney Diseases
Kidney Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Neoplasms by Site
Neoplasms, Glandular and Epithelial
Urogenital Neoplasms
Urologic Diseases
Urologic Neoplasms
Endothelial Growth Factors
Growth Substances
Mitosis Modulators
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Physiological Effects of Drugs

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