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Access Program With Denileukin Diftitox for the Treatment of Patients Currently Receiving Treatment With Commercially Available (Ontak)

Expanded access is no longer available for this treatment.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Eisai Inc. Identifier:
First received: September 7, 2011
Last updated: January 22, 2015
Last verified: January 2015
The purpose of this study is to provide continued therapy with Denileukin diftitox (ONTAK) to patients who are currently on therapy and who have no other suitable treatment options, where therapy is requested by their physician.

Condition Intervention
Drug: Denileukin diftitox (ONTAK)

Study Type: Expanded Access     What is Expanded Access?
Official Title: Access Program With Denileukin Diftitox for the Treatment of Patients Currently Receiving Treatment With Commercially Available (Ontak)

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Further study details as provided by Eisai Inc.:

Intervention Details:
    Drug: Denileukin diftitox (ONTAK)
    Given at a dose of 9 or 18mcg/kg/day by intravenous infusion over 30 to 60 minutes for 5 consecutive days every 21 days for 8 cycles.
    Other Name: ONTAK
Detailed Description:
The Access Program will be provided as long as appropriate according to the judgment of the provider. If Denileukin diftitox (ONTAK) becomes commercially available without restriction, then the access program will be discontinued.

Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All

Inclusion Criteria:

To receive denileukin diftitox (ONTAK) under this protocol, the patient's physician must request this therapy for the specific patient. Patients may continue treatment with denileukin diftitox if they:

  • Are currently on therapy with denileukin diftitox and require ongoing therapy to maintain control of their disease.
  • Are willing and able to comply with all aspects of the Access Protocol
  • Provide written informed consent to participate

Exclusion Criteria:

Patients are not eligible for the Access Program with denileukin diftitox if they:

• Are not currently on denileukin diftitox therapy

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01432483

Sponsors and Collaborators
Eisai Inc.
Study Director: Gary Palmer, MD Eisai Inc.
  More Information

Responsible Party: Eisai Inc. Identifier: NCT01432483     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: E7272-A001-401
Study First Received: September 7, 2011
Last Updated: January 22, 2015

Keywords provided by Eisai Inc.:
Denileukin diftitox
persistent or recurrent disease
requiring continued delivery of essential cancer therapy

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Denileukin diftitox
Antineoplastic Agents
Analgesics, Non-Narcotic
Sensory System Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs processed this record on May 25, 2017