A Study of MabThera (Rituximab) Addition to Regularly Prescribed Chemotherapy in Patients With Untreated Mantle Cell Lymphoma.

This study has been terminated.
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Hoffmann-La Roche
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First received: June 14, 2010
Last updated: May 4, 2016
Last verified: May 2016
This multicenter, open-label study will assess the efficacy and safety of MabThera (rituximab) added to standard chemotherapy in patients with untreated Mantle Cell Lymphoma not eligible for autologous stem cell transplantation. Patients will receive MabThera (372 mg/m2 intravenously) on day 1 of each 28-day treatment cycle in addition to standard chemotherapy for 6 cycles. In patients experiencing complete or partial response, MabThera will be continued as consolidation therapy for 2 more cycles. Anticipated time on study treatment is 6 to 8 months.

Condition Intervention Phase
Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma
Drug: cyclophosphamide
Drug: fludarabine
Drug: mitoxantrone
Drug: rituximab [Mabthera/Rituxan]
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Phase II Multicenter Open-label Study of MabThera(Rituximab) Addition to Regularly Prescribed Chemotherapy in Patients With Untreated Mantle Cell Lymphoma

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Further study details as provided by Hoffmann-La Roche:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Overall Response Rate (ORR), according to International Working Group (IWG) criteria, assessed by computed tomography (CT) or magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) [ Time Frame: approximately 2.5 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Progression-free survival, according to IWG criteria, assessed by CT or MRI [ Time Frame: up to 5 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Safety and tolerability: Adverse events. laboratory parameters [ Time Frame: up to 5 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Overall Survival [ Time Frame: up to 5 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 7
Study Start Date: June 2010
Study Completion Date: August 2014
Primary Completion Date: August 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Single Arm Drug: cyclophosphamide
as prescribed, 6 cycles
Drug: fludarabine
as prescribed, 6 cycles
Drug: mitoxantrone
as prescribed, 6 cycles
Drug: rituximab [Mabthera/Rituxan]
375 mg/m2 intravenously, day 1 of each 28-day cycle, up to 8 cycles


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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • adult patients, >/=18 years of age
  • untreated Mantle Cell Lymphoma, not eligible for Autologous Stem Cell Transplantation
  • known mantle cell lymphoma international prognostic index (MIPI) at diagnosis
  • ECOG performance status 0-2
  • adequate hematological, renal and hepatic function

Exclusion Criteria:

  • known hypersensitivity to murine proteins or chemotherapy regimen
  • previous first-line therapy
  • history of other malignancy within the last 5 years, except for squamous cell carcinoma, basal cell carcinoma of the skin or in situ cervical carcinoma
  • active infection
  • clinically significant cardiac disease
  • regular corticosteroid treatment in the 4 weeks prior to first dose of study drug
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01144403

Brasov, Romania, 500326
Bucharest, Romania, 005098
Bucharest, Romania, 022328
Bucuresti, Romania, 030171
Cluj-Napoca, Romania, 400015
Iasi, Romania, 700111
Targu-mures, Romania, 540136
Timisoara, Romania, 300079
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hoffmann-La Roche
Study Director: Clinical Trials Hoffmann-La Roche
  More Information

Responsible Party: Hoffmann-La Roche
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01144403     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: ML22489  2009-011433-27 
Study First Received: June 14, 2010
Last Updated: May 4, 2016
Health Authority: Romania: National Medicines Agency

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Lymphoma, B-Cell
Lymphoma, Mantle-Cell
Lymphoma, Large B-Cell, Diffuse
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Lymphoproliferative Disorders
Lymphatic Diseases
Immunoproliferative Disorders
Immune System Diseases
Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin
Immunosuppressive Agents
Immunologic Factors
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Antirheumatic Agents
Antineoplastic Agents, Alkylating
Alkylating Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Antineoplastic Agents
Myeloablative Agonists
Sensory System Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents
Topoisomerase II Inhibitors
Topoisomerase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors

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