Bioavailability Study of Paclitaxel Injection Concentrate for Nano-dispersion (PICN) and Abraxane® in Subjects With Locally Recurrent or Metastatic Breast Cancer

This study is currently recruiting participants. (see Contacts and Locations)
Verified November 2015 by Sun Pharma Advanced Research Company Limited
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First received: May 9, 2014
Last updated: November 26, 2015
Last verified: November 2015
This clinical study is designed to characterize pharmacokinetics and bioequivalence of PICN and Abraxane®, with safety evaluation

Condition Intervention Phase
Breast Cancer
Drug: PICN
Drug: Abraxane
Phase 1

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Bio-equivalence Study
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Randomized, Open Label, Two Period, Single Dose, Two Way Crossover, Bioavailability Study of Paclitaxel Injection Concentrate for Nano-dispersion (PICN) and Abraxane® in Subjects With Locally Recurrent or Metastatic Breast Cancer

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Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Maximum observed concentration (Cmax) [ Time Frame: Pre-dose, post-dose up to 3 days ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    Samples will be collected from all subjects at scheduled time-points: pre-dose and up to 3 days post-dose.

Other Outcome Measures:
  • Adverse events [ Time Frame: Day 3 ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
    AEs encountered following dosing with PICN or Abraxane® will be recorded as per CTCAE, Version 4.0

Estimated Enrollment: 72
Study Start Date: August 2014
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2015
Estimated Primary Completion Date: December 2015 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: PICN
After reconstitution, PICN will be administered intravenously
Drug: PICN
Active Comparator: Abraxane Drug: Abraxane
260 mg/m2 every 3-weekly


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • The subject has given written, informed consent and is available for the entire study.
  • Histologically or cytologically confirmed diagnosis of breast cancer;
  • Locally recurrent or metastatic breast cancer for which taxane-based therapy is a rational treatment option;
  • Age 18 years or more

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Known hypersensitivity to both the study drugs or its excipients (Cholesteryl sulfate, Caprylic acid, Polyvinylpyrrolidone, Ethanol or Polyethylene glycol);
  • Presence of clinically evident active CNS metastases, including leptomeningial involvement, requiring steroid or radiation therapy;
  • Pre-existing clinically significant peripheral neuropathy (Grade 2 or higher according to CTCAE, Version 4.0);
  • Any other severe concurrent disease which in the judgment of the investigator would make the subject inappropriate for entry into this study
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT02136927

MNJ Institute of Oncology and Regional Cancer Center Not yet recruiting
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India, 500004
Contact: Malladi Krishna, MBBS,DNB,MD    40-23318414,23318424   
Principal Investigator: Malladi Krishna, MBBS,DNB,MD         
BIBI General Hospital and Cancer Centre Not yet recruiting
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India, 500024
Contact: Venkat Satya Suresh Attili, MBBS,MD,DM    040-24528122   
Principal Investigator: Venkat Satya Suresh Attili, MBBS,MD,DM         
Sir Ganga Ram Hospital Not yet recruiting
New Delhi, Delhi, India, 110060
Contact: Shyam Aggarwal, MBBS,MD (Medicine)    011-25861002   
Principal Investigator: Shyam Aggarwal, MBBS,MD (Medicine)         
Kailash Cancer Hospital and Research Center Recruiting
Goraj, Gujarat, India, 391760
Contact: Niraj Bhatt, MBBS,MD (General Medicine),DM    91-2668-268040-50   
Principal Investigator: Niraj Bhatt, MBBS,MD (General Medicine),DM         
Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences (AIMS) Not yet recruiting
Cochin, Kerala, India, 682041
Contact: Pavithran Keechilat, MBBS,MD,DM    0484-4003003   
Principal Investigator: Pavithran Keechilat, MBBS,MD,DM         
Tata Memorial Hospital Not yet recruiting
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, 400012
Contact: Jyoti , Bajpai    022-24177287   
Principal Investigator: Jyoti Bajpai, MBBS,MD,DM (Medical Oncology)         
Central India Cancer Research Institute Recruiting
Nagpur, Maharashtra, India, 440010
Contact: ajay Mehta, MBBS.MS      
Principal Investigator: Ajay Mehta, MBBS.MS         
Shatabdi Super Specialty Hospital, Not yet recruiting
Nashik, Maharashtra, India, 422005
Contact: Shailesh Bondarde, MBBS,MD (Medicine)    0253-2501888   
Principal Investigator: Shailesh Bondarde, MBBS,MD (General Medicine),DM         
Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital & Research Centre Not yet recruiting
Pune, Maharashtra, India, 411004
Contact: Chetan Dilip Deshmukh, MD    66023000   
Principal Investigator: Chetan Deelip Deshmukh, MBBS,MD,DM (Medical Oncology)         
KEM Hospital Research Centre Recruiting
Pune, Maharashtra, India, 411011
Contact: Minish Jain, MBBS,MD (General Medicine)    020 66037336   
Principal Investigator: Minish Jain, MBBS,MD (General Medicine)         
Dr.Kamakshi Memorial Hospital Recruiting
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India, 600100
Contact: Venkatesan Srinivasan, MBBS,MCCP,MDRT,FIPM    044-22469200,66300300   
Principal Investigator: Venkatesan Srinivasan, MBBS,MCCP,MDRT,FIPM         
Meenakshi Mission Hospital and Research Centre Not yet recruiting
Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India, 625107
Contact: Kirushna Kumar Subramanian, MBBS,MD    0452-2588741-750   
Principal Investigator: Kirushna Kumar Subramanian, MBBS,MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Sun Pharma Advanced Research Company Limited
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Responsible Party: Sun Pharma Advanced Research Company Limited Identifier: NCT02136927     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CLR_12_10 
Study First Received: May 9, 2014
Last Updated: November 26, 2015
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration
India: Drugs Controller General of India

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Breast Neoplasms
Breast Diseases
Neoplasms by Site
Skin Diseases
Antimitotic Agents
Antineoplastic Agents
Antineoplastic Agents, Phytogenic
Mitosis Modulators
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Pharmacologic Actions
Therapeutic Uses
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