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An Investigational Drug, PF-02341066 Is Being Studied Versus Standard Of Care In Patients With Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer With A Specific Gene Profile Involving The Anaplastic Lymphoma Kinase (ALK) Gene

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Pfizer
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00932893
First received: June 30, 2009
Last updated: October 31, 2016
Last verified: October 2016
  Purpose
This is a Phase 3 trial comparing the safety and anti-tumor activity of PF-02341066 versus pemetrexed or docetaxel in patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer with specific gene profile involving the ALK gene after failure of one previous chemotherapy regimen that included one platinum drug.

Condition Intervention Phase
Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung
Drug: PF-02341066
Drug: Pemetrexed
Drug: Docetaxel
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Phase 3, Randomized, Open-label Study Of The Efficacy And Safety Of Pf-02341066 Versus Standard Of Care Chemotherapy (Pemetrexed Or Docetaxel) In Patients With Advanced Non-small Cell Lung Cancer (Nsclc) Harboring A Translocation Or Inversion Event Involving The Anaplastic Lymphoma Kinase (Alk) Gene Locus

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Further study details as provided by Pfizer:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Progression-Free Survival (PFS) [ Time Frame: Randomization until progressive disease (PD) or initiation of antitumor therapy in the absence of PD or death, assessed every 6 weeks (up to 112 weeks) ]
    PFS: Time in months from randomization to first documentation of objective disease progression as determined by independent radiology review or to death due to any cause, whichever occurred first. PFS was calculated as (first event date minus the date of randomization plus 1) divided by 30.4. Progression is defined using Response Evaluation Criteria in Solid Tumors Criteria version 1.1 (RECIST v1.1), as at least a 20% increase (including an absolute increase of at least 5 mm) in the sum of diameters of target lesions, taking as reference the smallest sum on study and/or unequivocal progression of existing non-target lesions and/or appearance of 1 or more new lesions.


Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Overall Survival (OS) [ Time Frame: Randomization until death (up to 4.5 years) ]
    OS: Time in months from randomization to date of death due to any cause. OS was calculated as (the death date minus the date of randomization plus 1) divided by 30.4.

  • Overall Survival Probability at Months 6 and 12 [ Time Frame: Month 6, 12 ]
    Overall survival probability at Month 6 and 12 was defined as the probability of survival at 6 and 12 months respectively, after the randomization of study treatment. The survival probability was estimated using the Kaplan-Meier method.

  • Percentage of Participants With Objective Response (OR) [ Time Frame: Randomization until PD or initiation of antitumor therapy in the absence of PD or death, assessed every 6 weeks (up to 112 weeks) ]
    Percentage of participants with objective response based on assessment of complete response (CR) or partial response (PR) according to RECIST v1.1. CR: disappearance of all target and non-target lesions and normalization of tumor marker level, all lymph nodes must be non-pathological in size (<10 millimeter [mm] short axis). PR: at least 30 percent (%) decrease in sum of diameters of target lesions, taking as reference the baseline sum diameters persistence of one or more non-target lesion(s) and/or maintenance of tumor marker level above the normal limits. Objective response is based on independent radiology review.

  • Percentage of Participants With Disease Control at Week 6 [ Time Frame: Week 6 ]
    Disease control: participants with CR, PR, or stable disease (SD) according to RECIST v1.1. CR: disappearance of all target and non-target lesions and normalization of tumor marker level, all lymph nodes must be non-pathological in size (<10 mm short axis). PR: at least 30 % decrease in sum of diameters of target lesions, taking as reference the baseline sum diameters persistence of one or more non-target lesion(s) and/or maintenance of tumor marker level above the normal limits. SD: neither sufficient shrinkage to qualify for PR nor sufficient increase to qualify for progressive disease (PD), taking as reference the smallest sum diameters while on study. PD: at least a 20% increase (including an absolute increase of at least 5 mm) in the sum of diameters of target lesions, taking as reference the smallest sum on study and/or unequivocal progression of existing non-target lesions and/or appearance of 1 or more new lesions. Disease control is based on independent radiology review.

  • Percentage of Participants With Disease Control at Week 12 [ Time Frame: Week 12 ]
    Disease control: participants with CR, PR, or SD according to RECIST v1.1. CR: disappearance of all target and non-target lesions and normalization of tumor marker level, all lymph nodes must be non-pathological in size (<10 mm short axis). PR: at least 30 % decrease in sum of diameters of target lesions, taking as reference the baseline sum diameters persistence of one or more non-target lesion(s) and/or maintenance of tumor marker level above the normal limits. SD: neither sufficient shrinkage to qualify for PR nor sufficient increase to qualify for PD, taking as reference the smallest sum diameters while on study. PD: at least a 20% increase (including an absolute increase of at least 5 mm) in the sum of diameters of target lesions, taking as reference the smallest sum on study and/or unequivocal progression of existing non-target lesions and/or appearance of 1 or more new lesions.

  • Duration of Response (DR) [ Time Frame: Randomization until PD or initiation of antitumor therapy in the absence of PD or death, assessed every 6 weeks (up to 112 weeks) ]
    Time in weeks from the first documentation of objective tumor response to objective tumor progression or death due to any cause. Duration of tumor response was calculated as (the date of the first documentation of objective tumor progression or death due to any cause minus the date of the first CR or PR that was subsequently confirmed plus 1) divided by 7.02. DR was calculated for the subgroup of participants with a confirmed objective tumor response.

  • Time to Tumor Response (TTR) [ Time Frame: Randomization until PD or initiation of antitumor therapy in the absence of PD or death, assessed every 6 weeks (up to 112 weeks) ]
    Time from date of randomization to first documentation of objective tumor response. TTR was calculated for the subgroup of participants with objective tumor response. Objective tumor response was defined as CR or PR according to RECIST v1.1. CR: disappearance of all target and non-target lesions and normalization of tumor marker level, all lymph nodes must be non-pathological in size (<10 mm short axis). PR: at least 30 % decrease in sum of diameters of target lesions, taking as reference the baseline sum diameters persistence of one or more non-target lesion(s) and/or maintenance of tumor marker level above the normal limits.

  • Plasma Concentration of Crizotinib [ Time Frame: Pre-dose on Cycle 1 Day 1, Cycle 1 Day 15, and Day 1 of Cycles 2, 3, 5 ]
    Only participants receiving crizotinib were to be analyzed for this outcome measure as per planned analysis.

  • Number of Participants With Categorical Maximum QTcF for Crizotinib [ Time Frame: Pre-dose on Day 1 of Cycle 1, 2 to 6 hours post-dose on Day 1 of Cycle 1, 2 ]
    QT interval corrected using Fridericia's formula (QTcF): QT interval (time corresponding to the beginning of depolarization to re-polarization of the ventricles) divided by cube root of RR interval. Maximum QTcF was categorized as less than (<) 450 milliseconds (msec), 450 msec to <480 msec, 480 msec to <500 msec, and more than or equal to (>=) 500 msec. A participant is reported only once under the maximum QTcF interval observed at any of the time-points. Only participants receiving crizotinib were to be analyzed for this outcome measure as per planned analysis.

  • Plasma Concentration of Soluble c-Met Ectodomain and Hepatocyte Growth Factor Scatter Proteins [ Time Frame: Pre-dose on Day 1 of Cycle 1, 2 to 6 hours post-dose on Day 1 of Cycle 2, end of treatment (up to 112 weeks) ]
    Descriptive statistics (absolute value and change from baseline as measured by ratio to baseline) for each best overall response category (CR, PR, SD, PD or combined) have been used to summarize the data from optional soluble c-Met ectodomain assays for crizotinib treated patients.

  • Time to Deterioration (TTD) in Participant Reported Pain, Dyspnea, and Cough [ Time Frame: Baseline up to end of treatment (up to 112 weeks) ]
    TTD in pain (pain in chest from European Organization for the Research and Treatment of Cancer Quality of Life Questionnaire-Supplement Module for Lung Cancer [EORTC QLQ-LC13]), dyspnea (from EORTC QLQ-LC13), or cough (from EORTC QLQ-LC13) symptoms was defined as the time from randomization to the earliest time the participant's score showed a 10 point or higher increase from baseline in any of the three symptoms from the instrument. The transformed score of pain, dyspnea, and cough symptom scales of EORTC QLQ-LC13 range from 0 to 100, greater scores = higher symptom severity.

  • European Organization for the Research and Treatment of Cancer Quality of Life Questionnaire-Core 30 (EORTC QLQ-C30) [ Time Frame: Baseline, Day (D) 1 of each cycle (C) until disease progression, end of treatment (EOT, up to 112 weeks) ]
    EORTC QLQ-C30: included global health status/quality of life (QoL), functional scales (physical, role, cognitive, emotional, and social), symptom scales (fatigue, pain, nausea/vomiting), and single items (dyspnea, appetite loss, insomnia, constipation, diarrhea, and financial difficulties). Most questions used 4- point scale (1 'Not at All' to 4 'Very Much'); 2 questions used 7-point scale (1 'Very Poor' to 7 'Excellent'). Scores averaged, transformed to 0-100 scale; higher score for Global Qol/functional scales=better level of QoL/functioning or higher score for symptom scale=greater degree of symptoms.

  • European Organization for the Research and Treatment of Cancer Quality of Life Questionnaire-Supplement Module for Lung Cancer (EORTC QLQ-LC13) [ Time Frame: Baseline, Day 1 of each cycle until disease progression, end of treatment (up to 112 weeks) ]
    QLQ-LC13 consisted of 13 questions relating to disease symptoms specific to lung cancer and treatment side effects typical of treatment with chemotherapy and radiotherapy. The 13 questions comprised 1 multi-item scale for dyspnea and 10 single-item symptoms and side effects (coughing, hemoptysis, sore mouth, dysphagia, peripheral neuropathy, alopecia, chest pain, arm pain, other pain, and medicine for pain). Recall period: past week; response range: 1 'Not at All' to 4 'Very Much'. Scores averaged, transformed to 0-100 scale; higher symptom score = greater degree of symptoms.

  • European Quality of Life - 5 Dimensional (EQ-5D) Visual Analog Scale (VAS) [ Time Frame: Baseline, Day 1 of each cycle until disease progression, end of treatment (up to 112 weeks) ]
    EQ-5D: participant rated questionnaire to assess health-related quality of life in terms of a single index value. The VAS component rates current health state on a scale from 0 (worst imaginable health state) to 100 (best imaginable health state); higher scores indicate a better health state.


Enrollment: 347
Study Start Date: September 2009
Study Completion Date: January 2016
Primary Completion Date: March 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: PF-02341066 Drug: PF-02341066
PF-02341066, 250 mg BID will be administered orally on a continuous schedule
Active Comparator: Pemetrexed or Docetaxel
Investigator selection of either pemetrexed or docetaxel as the active comparator
Drug: Pemetrexed
Pemetrexed, 500 mg/m^2, will be administered by i.v. infusion over 10 minutes on Day 1 of each 21-day cycle
Drug: Docetaxel
Docetaxel, 75 mg/m^2, will be administered by i.v. infusion over 1 hour on Day 1 of each 21-day cycle

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • histologically or cytologically proven diagnosis of non-small cell lung cancer
  • positive for the ALK fusion gene (test provided by a central laboratory)
  • must have had disease progression after only one prior chemotherapy and that regimen but must have included one platinum drug
  • tumors must be measurable

Exclusion Criteria:

  • prior treatment with PF-02341066
  • current treatment in another clinical trial
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Sponsors and Collaborators
Pfizer
Investigators
Study Director: Pfizer CT.gov Call Center Pfizer
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Additional Information:
Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Pfizer
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00932893     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: A8081007
2009-012595-27 ( EudraCT Number )
Study First Received: June 30, 2009
Results First Received: March 13, 2013
Last Updated: October 31, 2016

Keywords provided by Pfizer:
Lung Neoplasms ALK gene crizotinib

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung
Carcinoma, Bronchogenic
Bronchial Neoplasms
Lung Neoplasms
Respiratory Tract Neoplasms
Thoracic Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Neoplasms
Lung Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Docetaxel
Pemetrexed
Crizotinib
Antineoplastic Agents
Tubulin Modulators
Antimitotic Agents
Mitosis Modulators
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Enzyme Inhibitors
Folic Acid Antagonists
Nucleic Acid Synthesis Inhibitors
Protein Kinase Inhibitors

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on April 24, 2017