We updated the design of this site on September 25th. Learn more.
Show more
ClinicalTrials.gov
ClinicalTrials.gov Menu

Topical Use of 4,4'-Dihydroxybenzophenone-2,4-Dinitrophenylhydrazone (A-007) in the Treatment of Advanced Malignancies Including Kaposi's Sarcoma and Lymphoproliferative Disorders

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00002153
First Posted: August 31, 2001
Last Update Posted: December 9, 2005
The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details.
Information provided by:
NIH AIDS Clinical Trials Information Service
  Purpose
To evaluate topical A-007 in patients with advanced malignancies including Kaposi's sarcoma and lymphoproliferative disorders.

Condition Intervention Phase
Sarcoma, Kaposi HIV Infections Lymphoproliferative Disorders Drug: A-007 Phase 1

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Topical Use of 4,4'-Dihydroxybenzophenone-2,4-Dinitrophenylhydrazone (A-007) in the Treatment of Advanced Malignancies Including Kaposi's Sarcoma and Lymphoproliferative Disorders

Resource links provided by NLM:


Further study details as provided by NIH AIDS Clinical Trials Information Service:

Estimated Enrollment: 25
  Eligibility

Information from the National Library of Medicine

Choosing to participate in a study is an important personal decision. Talk with your doctor and family members or friends about deciding to join a study. To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contacts provided below. For general information, Learn About Clinical Studies.


Ages Eligible for Study:   21 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

Concurrent Medication:

Allowed:

  • Maintenance antihormones, hormones, and glucocorticoids.

Patients must have:

  • Histologically proven metastatic cancer including Kaposi's sarcoma and lymphoproliferative disorders to the skin or cutaneous sites. NOTE:
  • Primary basal or squamous cell cancer of the skin is allowed.
  • Failed both primary and secondary chemotherapy and/or immunotherapy protocols.
  • Measurable skin or cutaneous lesions. 4 Life expectancy of at least 20 weeks.

Prior Medication:

Required:

  • Prior therapy for cutaneous lesions from Kaposi's sarcoma or lymphoproliferative disorders.

Allowed:

  • Prior maintenance steroids and hormone/antihormone therapy.

Exclusion Criteria

Co-existing Condition:

Patients with the following symptoms or conditions are excluded:

  • Active infections other than medically stable HIV infection.
  • Active congestive heart failure, any persistent arrhythmia or transient serious arrhythmia (ventricular tachycardia, sinoatrial arrest, etc.), or progressive cardiomyopathy.
  • Unstable blood pressure.
  • Seizures or other CNS disorders.
  • Severe unstable diabetes mellitus.
  • Coagulopathies.
  • Thrombotic disease.
  • Any other medical conditions that would prevent completion of study or produce significant risk to patient.

Concurrent Medication:

Excluded:

  • Concomitant chemotherapy or immunotherapy.
  • Ongoing corticosteroid therapy (unless maintenance).

Patients with the following prior conditions are excluded:

  • History of active cardiopulmonary or respiratory disease.
  • History of sun hypersensitivity and photosensitive dermatoses.
  • History of allergy or hypersensitivity to cosmetics, toiletries, or other dermatological products.
  Contacts and Locations
Information from the National Library of Medicine

To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contact information provided by the sponsor.

Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00002153


Locations
United States, Louisiana
DEKK - TEC Inc
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States, 70119
Sponsors and Collaborators
DEKK-TEC, Inc.
  More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00002153     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 247A
DTI-006
First Submitted: November 2, 1999
First Posted: August 31, 2001
Last Update Posted: December 9, 2005
Last Verified: May 1999

Keywords provided by NIH AIDS Clinical Trials Information Service:
Skin Neoplasms
Sarcoma, Kaposi
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
Antineoplastic Agents

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Disease
HIV Infections
Sarcoma
Sarcoma, Kaposi
Lymphoproliferative Disorders
Pathologic Processes
Lentivirus Infections
Retroviridae Infections
RNA Virus Infections
Virus Diseases
Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Viral
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Immunologic Deficiency Syndromes
Immune System Diseases
Neoplasms, Connective and Soft Tissue
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Neoplasms
Herpesviridae Infections
DNA Virus Infections
Neoplasms, Vascular Tissue
Lymphatic Diseases
Immunoproliferative Disorders


To Top