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(Bicalutamide) Casodex vs Placebo in Non-metastatic Early Prostate Cancer (Capri)

This study has been completed.
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First received: May 2, 2008
Last updated: December 9, 2010
Last verified: December 2010
The purpose of this trial is to study the effect of adjuvant or immediate hormonal therapy, versus placebo, in subjects who have either undergone a primary therapy (principally radical prostatectomy or radiotherapy) or who were otherwise to be managed by watchful waiting.

Condition Intervention Phase
Non-Metastatic Prostate Cancer
Drug: Bicalutamide
Drug: Placebo
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Randomized, Double-Blind, Parallel-Group Trial Comparing Bicalutamide (Casodex) 150mg Once Daily With Placebo in Patients With Non-metastatic Prostate Cancer

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Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Time to clinical progression [ Time Frame: Throughout study period ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Tolerability in terms of adverse events and laboratory parameters [ Time Frame: Throughout study period ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Survival [ Time Frame: Throughout study period ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Time to treatment failure [ Time Frame: Throughout study period ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Prostate-specific antigen [ Time Frame: Initial study period up to 2005 amended protocol ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 3588
Study Start Date: September 1995
Study Completion Date: August 2008
Primary Completion Date: August 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Placebo Comparator: A Drug: Placebo
Active Comparator: B Drug: Bicalutamide
150mg p.o. daily
Other Name: Casodex


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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Clinical diagnosis of non-metastatic cancer of the prostate gland
  • Patient to be 18 years and above

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Previous systemic therapy for prostate cancer
  • Previous history of another form of cancer (not prostate) within 5 years of study start.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00673205

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Sponsors and Collaborators
Principal Investigator: Manfred P Wirth, Professor Technical University of Dresden, Germany
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Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Dr. Tom Morris, AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals Identifier: NCT00673205     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: D6876C00024  7054IL/0024 
Study First Received: May 2, 2008
Last Updated: December 9, 2010
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Keywords provided by AstraZeneca:
androgen antagonists
prostate neoplasms

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Prostatic Neoplasms
Genital Neoplasms, Male
Urogenital Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Genital Diseases, Male
Prostatic Diseases
Androgen Antagonists
Hormone Antagonists
Hormones, Hormone Substitutes, and Hormone Antagonists
Physiological Effects of Drugs
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