Phase II Efficacy Study of AZD6244 in Colorectal Cancer

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : August 10, 2007
Last Update Posted : August 13, 2014
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August 9, 2007
August 10, 2007
August 13, 2014
September 2006
June 2007   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
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Phase II Efficacy Study of AZD6244 in Colorectal Cancer
A Phase II, Open, Randomized Study to Assess the Efficacy and Safety of AZD6244 vs Capecitabine (Xeloda) in Patients With Colorectal Cancer Who Have Failed One or Two Prior Chemotherapeutic Regimens.
The purpose of the study is to assess if there is benefit when using AZD6244 in the treatment if metastatic colorectal cancer in comparison with another treatment called capecitabine. This study will also assess how safe and well tolerated AZD6244 is.
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Phase 2
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Metastatic Colorectal Cancer
  • Drug: AZD6244
    oral vial
    Other Name: ARRY-142886
  • Drug: Capecitabine
    oral tablet
    Other Name: Xeloda
  • Active Comparator: 1
    Intervention: Drug: Capecitabine
  • Experimental: 2
    Intervention: Drug: AZD6244
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July 2008
June 2007   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • colorectal cancer
  • require treatment but have failed one or two previous chemotherapeutic regimens that must have included oxaliplatin and/or irinotecan
  • have World Health Organisation (WHO) performance status 0-2 and life expectancy > 12 weeks

Exclusion Criteria:

  • previous therapy with EGFR inhibitor, MEK inhibitor or capecitabine
  • any recent surgery, unhealed surgical incision or severe concomitant condition which makes it undesirable for the patient to participate in the study
  • nausea and vomiting, chronic gastrointestinal disease or significant bowel resection that would preclude adequate absorption
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
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Study Director: Clive Morris, MD AstraZeneca
Study Director: Gill Pover, MD AstraZeneca
Study Director: Lance Smith AstraZeneca
August 2014

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