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Low-Dose Decitabine in Myelodysplastic Syndrome Post Azacytidine Failure

This study has been terminated.
(Low Accrual)
Eisai Inc.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Identifier:
First received: June 7, 2005
Last updated: August 1, 2012
Last verified: August 2012
Results First Received: September 25, 2009  
Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized;   Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment;   Masking: Open Label;   Primary Purpose: Treatment
Conditions: Myelodysplastic Syndrome
Chronic Myelomonocytic Leukemia
Intervention: Drug: Decitabine

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Recruitment Details
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Recruitment Period 3/28/05 - 11/7/08; all patients were registered at The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center.

Pre-Assignment Details
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Study was terminated due to low accrual.

Reporting Groups
Decitabine 20 mg/m2 by vein (IV) over 1 hour daily x 5 days.

Participant Flow:   Overall Study

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Population Description
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Reporting Groups
Decitabine 20 mg/m2 by vein (IV) over 1 hour daily x 5 days.

Baseline Measures
Overall Participants Analyzed 
[Units: Participants]
[Units: Participants]
<=18 years   0 
Between 18 and 65 years   1 
>=65 years   15 
[Units: Years]
Median (Full Range)
 (58 to 85) 
[Units: Participants]
Female   2 
Male   14 
Region of Enrollment 
[Units: Participants]
United States   16 

  Outcome Measures

1.  Primary:   Overall Response   [ Time Frame: Blood tests baseline and after completing 8-12 weeks of therapy ]

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Certain Agreements:  
All Principal Investigators ARE employed by the organization sponsoring the study.

Results Point of Contact:  
Name/Title: Hagop Kantarjian, M.D., Professor
Organization: The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center
phone: 713/792-7026

Responsible Party: M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Identifier: NCT00113321     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2004-0468
Study First Received: June 7, 2005
Results First Received: September 25, 2009
Last Updated: August 1, 2012