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Post-Marketing Clinical Study of Postoperative Adjuvant Therapy With Imatinib Mesylate in Patients With Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors (GIST)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00171977
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 15, 2005
Last Update Posted : August 7, 2012
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September 13, 2005
September 15, 2005
August 7, 2012
July 2004
April 2009   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
To evaluate the relapse-free survival (RFS) in patients receiving postoperative adjuvant therapy [ Time Frame: 3 years ]
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  • To evaluate overall survival, relapse free [ Time Frame: 3 years ]
  • Safety [ Time Frame: 3 years ]
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Post-Marketing Clinical Study of Postoperative Adjuvant Therapy With Imatinib Mesylate in Patients With Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors (GIST)
Post-Marketing Clinical Study of Postoperative Adjuvant Therapy With Imatinib Mesylate in Patients With Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors (GIST)
This is a multicenter, post-marketing, clinical study evaluating the safety and efficacy of postoperative adjuvant therapy with Imatinib Mesylate in high-risk patients after curative resection of newly diagnosed GIST.Patients will be evaluated for relapse -free survival as measured by the confirmation of tumor recurrence and survival for 3 years after surgery for their primary tumors.
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Interventional
Phase 4
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors
Drug: Imatinib Mesylate
Other Names:
  • Gleevec/Glivec
  • STI571
Experimental: Imatinib Mesylate
400 mg once per day
Intervention: Drug: Imatinib Mesylate

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Completed
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April 2009   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • underwent macroscopically curative resection;
  • immunohistochemically confirmed KIT (CD117)-positive tumors;
  • judged as being high-risk according to the criteria for risk classification

Exclusion Criteria:

  • synchronous double cancer or metachronous double cancer with a disease-free period of ≤5 years;
  • received therapy with Imatinib Mesylate prior to study entry;
  • cardiac problem of Grade 3 or higher (New York Heart Association (NYHA) criteria)

Other protocol-defined inclusion / exclusion criteria may apply.

Sexes Eligible for Study: All
20 Years to 74 Years   (Adult, Senior)
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Japan
 
 
NCT00171977
CSTI571BJP07
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Novartis ( Novartis Pharmaceuticals )
Novartis Pharmaceuticals
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Study Director: Novartis Pharmaceuticals Novartis Pharmaceuticals
Novartis
August 2012

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