Combination Chemotherapy Plus Filgrastim in Treating Patients With HIV-Related Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00032149|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified March 2007 by National Cancer Institute (NCI).
Recruitment status was: Active, not recruiting
First Posted : January 27, 2003
Last Update Posted : September 20, 2013
RATIONALE: Drugs used in chemotherapy use different ways to stop cancer cells from dividing so they stop growing or die. Combining more than one drug may kill more cancer cells. Colony-stimulating factors such as filgrastim may increase the number of immune cells found in bone marrow or peripheral blood and may help a person's immune system recover from the side effects of chemotherapy.
PURPOSE: Phase I/II trial to study the effectiveness of combining filgrastim with combination chemotherapy in treating patients who have HIV-related non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Lymphoma||Biological: bleomycin sulfate Biological: filgrastim Drug: cyclophosphamide Drug: etoposide Drug: mitoxantrone hydrochloride Drug: prednisolone Drug: vincristine sulfate||Phase 1 Phase 2|
- Determine the toxicity of mitoxantrone, cyclophosphamide, etoposide, vincristine, bleomycin, prednisolone, and filgrastim (G-CSF) in patients with good-prognosis (defined by the study as having 1 adverse prognostic factor) HIV-related non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.
- Determine the effects of this regimen on response rate, time to disease progression, and survival in these patients.
OUTLINE: This is a multicenter study.
Patients receive mitoxantrone IV, cyclophosphamide IV, and etoposide IV on day 1; and vincristine IV and bleomycin IV on day 8. Patients also receive prednisolone daily on weeks 1-4 and then every other day on weeks 5-16. Patients receive filgrastim (G-CSF) subcutaneously on days 6-12. Treatment repeats every 2 weeks for up to 8 courses (16 weeks) in the absence of disease progression or unacceptable toxicity. Patients with complete response (CR) or partial response (PR) receive 4 courses beyond CR or PR.
Patients are followed every 3 months for 1 year, every 6 months for 5 years, and then annually thereafter.
PROJECTED ACCRUAL: A total of 15-30 patients will be accrued for this study.
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||30 participants|
|Official Title:||Pilot Study Of PMitCEBO Plus G-CSF In Good-Prognosis HIV-Related Lymphoma|
|Study Start Date :||October 2001|
- Effects of treatment on response rate, time to disease progression, and survival
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): NCT00032149
|Cheltenham General Hospital|
|Cheltenham, England, United Kingdom, GL53 7AN|
|St. Georges, University of London|
|London, England, United Kingdom, SW17 ORE|
|King's College Hospital|
|London, England, United Kingdom, W1T 4TJ|
|Edinburgh Cancer Centre at Western General Hospital|
|Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom, EH4 2XU|
|Study Chair:||Ruth Pettengell, MD||St George's, University of London|