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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00744081
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified August 2008 by Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Hospital. Recruitment status was: Recruiting
The purpose of this study is to show superiority in complete responses of combination therapy MTC plus Glivec in patients with refractory or relapsed AML compared to a historical control which was treated with MTC alone.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years and older (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Refractory AML after primary therapy
First relapse after a safe previous diagnosis of de novo or secondary AML
Age > 18 years
Serum bilirubin < 2.0 mg/dl
Serum creatinine < 1.5 times the normal value or a creatinine clearance > 60 ml/min
ECG and heart echography prior to start of therapy without severe findings
Overall condition < 2 according to ECOG criteria
Life expectancy > 6 weeks
Written informed consent by patients with full legal capacity
Leukemia, Myeloid, Acute
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Protein Kinase Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Topoisomerase I Inhibitors
Sensory System Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Topoisomerase II Inhibitors