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Treatment of Paclitaxel Plus Carboplatin Followed by Gemcitabine Plus Carboplatin for Patients With Epithelial Ovarian Cancer

This study has been completed.
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First received: June 21, 2007
Last updated: NA
Last verified: June 2007
History: No changes posted
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the efficacy of paclitaxel and carboplatin followed by gemcitabine and carboplatin therapy for patients with epithelial ovarian cancer.

Condition Intervention Phase
Epithelial Ovarian Cancer Drug: gemcitabine Drug: carboplatin Drug: paclitaxel Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Phase II Study of Sequential Therapy With Paclitaxel Plus Carboplatin Followed by Gemzar Plus Carboplatin in the Treatment of Patients With Epithelial Ovarian Cancer FIGO Stages III-IV

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Further study details as provided by Eli Lilly and Company:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Overall response rate

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Progression-free survival
  • 2-year survival
  • Toxicity
  • Dose intensity

Enrollment: 7
Study Start Date: July 2003
Study Completion Date: April 2005

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 75 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Histologically verified epithelial ovarian cancer
  • FIGO stage III-IV
  • Patients with measurable disease. RECIST criteria with GCIG modifications will be used for response and for progression assessment.
  • Lesions serving as measurable disease must have the longest diameter of greater than or equal to 20 mm as measured with conventional techniques or greater than or equal to 10 mm with spiral CT scan. Lesions measured by physical examination must have a longest diameter of greater than or equal to 20 mm.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Ovarian tumors with low malignant potential (borderline tumors)
  • Non-epithelial ovarian or mixed epithelial. non epithelial tumors (e.g. mixed Mullerian tumors)
  • Time between definitive surgery and enrollment into the study is greater than 6 weeks
  • Patients who have received previous chemotherapy or radiotherapy
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00490711

For additional information regarding investigative sites for this trial, contact 1-877-CTLILLY (1-877-285-4559, 1-317-615-4559) Mon - Fri from 9 AM to 5 PM Eastern Time (UTC/GMT - 5 hours, EST), or speak with your personal physician.
Bratislava, Slovakia
Sponsors and Collaborators
Eli Lilly and Company
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
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Additional Information: Identifier: NCT00490711     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 4720
Study First Received: June 21, 2007
Last Updated: June 21, 2007

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Ovarian Neoplasms
Neoplasms, Glandular and Epithelial
Endocrine Gland Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Ovarian Diseases
Adnexal Diseases
Genital Diseases, Female
Genital Neoplasms, Female
Urogenital Neoplasms
Endocrine System Diseases
Gonadal Disorders
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Albumin-Bound Paclitaxel
Antineoplastic Agents, Phytogenic
Antineoplastic Agents
Tubulin Modulators
Antimitotic Agents
Mitosis Modulators
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Antimetabolites, Antineoplastic
Antiviral Agents
Anti-Infective Agents
Enzyme Inhibitors
Immunosuppressive Agents
Immunologic Factors processed this record on September 21, 2017