A Trial of Erbitux for Recurrent and Metastatic Mucinous Gastrointestinal Adenocarcinoma Involving the Peritoneal Surfaces

This study has been completed.
ImClone LLC
Information provided by:
Eli Lilly and Company
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First received: September 9, 2005
Last updated: October 26, 2015
Last verified: October 2015
This is a Phase II open-label trial evaluating the efficacy, and safety of Erbitux in patients with mucinous gastrointestinal adenocarcinoma involving the peritoneal surface.

Condition Intervention Phase
Mucinous Gastrointestinal Adenocarcinoma
Drug: cetuximab
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Phase II Trial of Erbitux for Recurrent and Metastatic Mucinous Gastrointestinal Adenocarcinoma Involving the Peritoneal Surfaces

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Further study details as provided by Eli Lilly and Company:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Evaluate the efficacy of Erbitux in the treatment of mucinous gastrointestinal adenocarcinoma involving the peritoneal surfaces based on clinical response rate.

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • To evaulate surgically resected tumor specimens of the EGF receptor, mucins 1-6, and anglogenic indices such as vessel counts, VEGF expression, and Ki-67 expression. To evaluate the safety of Erbitux monotherapy in this patient population.

Estimated Enrollment: 40
Study Start Date: November 2004
Study Completion Date: January 2007
Primary Completion Date: January 2007 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Active Comparator: 1 Drug: cetuximab
mg, IV, 225 mg/m2, weekly, 4-52 weeks depending on response.
Other Name: Erbitux


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Able to take care of self. Out of bed less than 50% of the day
  • Absolute neutrophil count >=1,500
  • Platelet count >=100,000
  • Total bilirubin count <=1.5 times the upper limit of normal

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Prior epidermal growth factor receptor antibody
  • Prior treatment with Erbitux
  • Other cancers
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00162110

United States, New York
Local Institution
New York, New York, United States
United States, Ohio
Local Institution
Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
Sponsors and Collaborators
Eli Lilly and Company
ImClone LLC
Study Director: Call 1-877-CTLILLY (1-877-285-4559) or 1-317-615-4559 Mon - Fri 9 AM - 5 PM Eastern time (UTC/GMT - 5 hours, EST) Eli Lilly and Company
  More Information

Additional Information:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00162110     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CA225-063 
Study First Received: September 9, 2005
Last Updated: October 26, 2015
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Neoplasms, Glandular and Epithelial

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on May 25, 2016