Arsenic Trioxide in Treating Patients With Multiple Myeloma
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00017433|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified June 2002 by National Cancer Institute (NCI).
Recruitment status was: Active, not recruiting
First Posted : January 8, 2004
Last Update Posted : November 18, 2008
RATIONALE: Drugs used in chemotherapy use different ways to stop cancer cells from dividing so they stop growing or die.
PURPOSE: Phase II trial to study the effectiveness of arsenic trioxide in treating patients who have relapsed or refractory stage II or stage III multiple myeloma.
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Multiple Myeloma and Plasma Cell Neoplasm||Drug: arsenic trioxide||Phase 2|
OBJECTIVES: I. Determine the response rate of patients with relapsed or refractory stage II or III multiple myeloma treated with arsenic trioxide. II. Determine the overall and relapse-free survival rates of patients treated with this drug. III. Determine the safety profile of this drug in these patients.
OUTLINE: Patients receive arsenic trioxide IV on days 1-5 and 8-12. Treatment repeats every 4 weeks for up to 6 courses. Patients are followed at 4 weeks after the last treatment dose.
PROJECTED ACCRUAL: A total of 55 patients will be accrued for this study.
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Official Title:||Phase II Study of Arsenic Trioxide in Patients With Multiple Myeloma|
|Study Start Date :||January 2001|
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|United States, California|
|La Jolla, California, United States, 92037|
|United States, Colorado|
|Rocky Mountain Cancer Center|
|Denver, Colorado, United States, 80218|
|United States, Georgia|
|Georgia Cancer Specialist|
|Marietta, Georgia, United States, 30060|
|United States, Illinois|
|University of Illinois at Chicago|
|Chicago, Illinois, United States, 60612|
|United States, Ohio|
|Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Center|
|Cleveland, Ohio, United States, 44195|
|United States, Washington|
|Swedish Cancer Institute|
|Seattle, Washington, United States, 98104|
|Study Chair:||Carolyn Paradise, MD||CTI BioPharma|