Carbendazim in Treating Patients With Advanced Solid Tumors or Lymphoma
Recruitment status was Active, not recruiting
|First Received Date ICMJE||September 13, 2001|
|Last Updated Date||September 19, 2013|
|Start Date ICMJE||Not Provided|
|Primary Completion Date||Not Provided|
|Current Primary Outcome Measures ICMJE||Not Provided|
|Original Primary Outcome Measures ICMJE||Not Provided|
|Change History||Complete list of historical versions of study NCT00023816 on ClinicalTrials.gov Archive Site|
|Current Secondary Outcome Measures ICMJE||Not Provided|
|Original Secondary Outcome Measures ICMJE||Not Provided|
|Current Other Outcome Measures ICMJE||Not Provided|
|Original Other Outcome Measures ICMJE||Not Provided|
|Brief Title ICMJE||Carbendazim in Treating Patients With Advanced Solid Tumors or Lymphoma|
|Official Title ICMJE||Third Phase I and Pharmacokinetic Study Of FB-642 Administered Orally To Patients With Advanced Solid Tumors|
RATIONALE: Drugs used in chemotherapy use different ways to stop cancer cells from dividing so they stop growing or die.
PURPOSE: Phase I trial to study the effectiveness of carbendazim in treating patients who have advanced solid tumors or lymphoma.
OBJECTIVES: I. Determine the maximum tolerated dose of carbendazim in patients with advanced solid tumors or lymphoma. II. Determine the qualitative and quantitative toxic effects of this drug in these patients. III. Determine the pharmacokinetics of this drug in these patients. IV. Determine the recommended phase II dose of this drug. V. Determine any antitumor effects of this drug in these patients.
OUTLINE: This is a dose-escalation, multicenter study. Patients receive oral carbendazim 2-3 times daily 5 days a week for 3-4 weeks. Treatment repeats every 4 weeks in the absence of disease progression or unacceptable toxicity. Cohorts of 3-6 patients receive escalating doses of carbendazim until the maximum tolerated dose (MTD) is determined. The MTD is defined as the dose preceding that at which at least 2 of 3 or 2 of 6 patients experience dose-limiting toxicity. Patients are followed at 30 days.
PROJECTED ACCRUAL: Approximately 30-60 patients will be accrued for this study.
|Study Type ICMJE||Interventional|
|Study Phase||Phase 1|
|Study Design ICMJE||Primary Purpose: Treatment|
|Intervention ICMJE||Drug: carbendazim|
|Study Arm (s)||Not Provided|
|Publications *||Not Provided|
* Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
|Recruitment Status ICMJE||Active, not recruiting|
|Enrollment ICMJE||Not Provided|
|Completion Date||Not Provided|
|Primary Completion Date||Not Provided|
|Eligibility Criteria ICMJE||
DISEASE CHARACTERISTICS: Histologically confirmed advanced solid tumor for which no standard therapy exists or which has progressed or recurred after prior therapy OR Lymphoma for which no further therapeutic options exist No hematological malignancies (e.g., leukemia) No known brain or leptomeningeal disease unless previously treated with radiotherapy, not currently treated with corticosteroid therapy, and no clinical symptoms present
PATIENT CHARACTERISTICS: Age: 18 and over Performance status: ECOG 0-2 Life expectancy: At least 12 weeks Hematopoietic: Absolute neutrophil count at least 1,000/mm3 Hemoglobin at least 9 g/dL Platelet count at least 100,000/mm3 Hepatic: Bilirubin no greater than 2 mg/dL AST or ALT no greater than 3 times upper limit of normal (ULN) (5 times ULN if due to tumor involvement) Alkaline phosphatase less than 2.5 times ULN Renal: Creatinine no greater than 2 mg/dL OR Creatinine clearance at least 60 mL/min Cardiovascular: No unstable atrial or ventricular arrhythmias that require control by medication No ischemic event within the past 6 months Other: Not pregnant or nursing Negative pregnancy test Fertile patients must use effective contraception Abnormalities that would affect absorption of study drug allowed at investigator's discretion No other severe disease or psychiatric disorder that would preclude study No phenylketonuria No known hypersensitivity reaction to artificial sweetener aspartame (e.g., Nutrasweet)
PRIOR CONCURRENT THERAPY: Biologic therapy: Not specified Chemotherapy: Recovered from prior chemotherapy for cancer No other concurrent cytotoxic therapy Endocrine therapy: See Disease Characteristics Radiotherapy: See Disease Characteristics Recovered from prior radiotherapy for cancer Surgery: Recovered from prior surgery for cancer Prior gastrointestinal surgery allowed
|Ages||18 Years and older|
|Accepts Healthy Volunteers||No|
|Contacts ICMJE||Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects|
|Listed Location Countries ICMJE||Not Provided|
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|NCT Number ICMJE||NCT00023816|
|Other Study ID Numbers ICMJE||CDR0000068867, UCLA-0002007, ILEX-FB-642-103-A4, NCI-G01-2006|
|Has Data Monitoring Committee||Not Provided|
|Responsible Party||Not Provided|
|Study Sponsor ICMJE||Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center|
|Collaborators ICMJE||National Cancer Institute (NCI)|
|Information Provided By||National Cancer Institute (NCI)|
|Verification Date||December 2001|
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