Study of Aspirin and Exemestane as Adjuvant Treatment in Breast Cancer

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified March 2013 by Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Peng Yuan, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences Identifier:
First received: September 7, 2011
Last updated: March 12, 2013
Last verified: March 2013
This is a phase II study to assess efficacy/safety of Exemestane with or without Aspirin as the adjuvant treatment in postmenopausal breast cancer patients.

Condition Intervention Phase
Breast Neoplasms
Drug: aspirin
Drug: Exemestane
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: Phase 2 Study of Aspirin Plus Exemestane Comparing With Exemestane Alone in the Adjuvant Treatment of Postmenopausal Breast Cancer

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Further study details as provided by Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Quality of Life [ Time Frame: 4 years ]

Estimated Enrollment: 160
Study Start Date: July 2011
Estimated Study Completion Date: July 2014
Estimated Primary Completion Date: July 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Exemestane + Aspirin Drug: aspirin
Aspirin 50mg po daily
Drug: Exemestane
Exemestane 25mg po daily
Active Comparator: Exemestane Drug: Exemestane
Exemestane 25mg po daily


Ages Eligible for Study:   50 Years to 80 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Breast cancer after surgery postmenopausal

Exclusion Criteria:

  • contraindication of aspirin
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01431053

Cancer Institute and Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences
Beijing, China, 100021
Sponsors and Collaborators
Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences
Principal Investigator: Peng Yuan, M.D. Cancer Institute and Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences
  More Information

Responsible Party: Peng Yuan, Associate Chief Physician, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences Identifier: NCT01431053     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CH-BC-011 
Study First Received: September 7, 2011
Last Updated: March 12, 2013

Keywords provided by Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences:
quality of life

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Breast Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Breast Diseases
Skin Diseases
Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal
Analgesics, Non-Narcotic
Sensory System Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Anti-Inflammatory Agents
Antirheumatic Agents
Fibrinolytic Agents
Fibrin Modulating Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Platelet Aggregation Inhibitors
Cyclooxygenase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Antineoplastic Agents
Aromatase Inhibitors
Steroid Synthesis Inhibitors
Estrogen Antagonists
Hormone Antagonists
Hormones, Hormone Substitutes, and Hormone Antagonists processed this record on January 19, 2017