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Evaluate the Efficacy of AMG 706 to Treat Advanced Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors

This study has been completed.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First Posted: November 16, 2005
Last Update Posted: February 27, 2014
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Takeda Bio Development Center, Ltd
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
The purpose of the study is to evaluate the safety and efficacy of AMG 706 in patients with gastrointestinal stromal tumor that have not been controlled while taking imatinib mesylate.

Condition Intervention Phase
Advanced Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor Drug: AMG 706 Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: An Open-label Phase 2 Study of AMG 706 in Japanese Subjects With Advanced Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors (GISTs) Who Developed Progressive Disease or Relapsed While on Imatinib Mesylate

Resource links provided by NLM:

Further study details as provided by Amgen:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • The objective response rate as assessed by modified RECIST [ Time Frame: Every 8 weeks ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Duration of response, progression-free survival, time to response, overall survival, PK and safety profile [ Time Frame: imaging, every 8 weeks; survival, every 6 months; PK, Days 1,15, 29, 43, 57, every 2 weeks in week 9 to 16, and every 4 weeks thereafter; ]

Enrollment: 35
Study Start Date: November 2005
Study Completion Date: December 2012
Primary Completion Date: February 2007 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Arm One
AMG 706 125mg, oral, once a day
Drug: AMG 706
AMG 706 125mg, oral, once a day


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Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Diagnosis of histological confirmed GIST
  • Had prior imatinib mesylate therapy
  • Has at least 1 measurable leasion by modified RECIST

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Central nervous system tumor involvement requiring treatment
  • History of myocardial infraction
  • Uncontrolled hypertension
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00254267

Sponsors and Collaborators
Takeda Bio Development Center, Ltd
Study Director: MD Amgen
  More Information

Additional Information:
Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Amgen
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00254267     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 20050129
First Submitted: November 14, 2005
First Posted: November 16, 2005
Last Update Posted: February 27, 2014
Last Verified: February 2014

Keywords provided by Amgen:
Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor, Imatinib Mesylate Resistance, Phase2 study, AMG 706

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors
Neoplasms, Connective Tissue
Neoplasms, Connective and Soft Tissue
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Gastrointestinal Neoplasms
Digestive System Neoplasms
Digestive System Diseases
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Imatinib Mesylate
Antineoplastic Agents
Protein Kinase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Vitamin B Complex
Growth Substances
Physiological Effects of Drugs