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Study of Gefitinib Compared With Pemetrexed/Cisplatin in Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Patients

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified September 2010 by Fudan University.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Information provided by:
Fudan University Identifier:
First received: August 4, 2010
Last updated: September 2, 2010
Last verified: September 2010
The purpose of this study is to examine the efficacy and safety of gefitinib combinated with Pemetrexed/Cisplatin in advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC).

Condition Intervention Phase
Non-small Cell Lung Cancer
Drug: Gefitinib
Drug: Pemetrexed
Drug: Cisplatin or carboplatin
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Phase 2 Study of Gefitinib Compared With Pemetrexed/Cisplatin in Advanced Non-Small

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Further study details as provided by Fudan University:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • response rate [ Time Frame: six weeks ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Number of Participants with Adverse Events [ Time Frame: six weeks ]
    according to NCI CTC V3.0

  • Progression free survival [ Time Frame: six weeks ]
  • quality of life [ Time Frame: six weeks ]
    according to FACT-LCS scores

Estimated Enrollment: 68
Study Start Date: December 2009
Estimated Primary Completion Date: December 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Intervention Details:
    Drug: Gefitinib
    250mg qd po d3-16
    Drug: Pemetrexed
    500mg/m2 venous infusion,D1,q3w
    Drug: Cisplatin or carboplatin
    Cisplatin:75mg/m2, venous infusion,D1,q3w or Carboplatin: AUC 5, venous infusion, D1,q3w

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 70 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients who were diagnosed by the histologic, cytologic diagnosis of IV non-small cell lung cancer
  • Age from 18 to 70 years old
  • At least one target lesion diameter spiral CT ≥ 1 cm, or the common CT ≥ 2 cm, and can be measured by imaging tools
  • ECOG 0-1
  • Expected life time longer than 12 weeks
  • Normal laboratory values:

leucocyte≥ 4×109/L neutrophil≥ 1.5×109/L platelet≥100×109/L Hemoglobin≥ 10g/L ALT and AST ≤2.5×ULN (≤5×ULN if liver metastasis)

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients have not used drugs according to protocol
  • Patients were allergic to pemetrexed or cisplatin
  • Patients received radiotherapy or other biological treatment 4 weeks before the trial
  • Uncontrolled hydrothorax or hydropericardium
  • neuropathy toxicity ≥ CTC 3
  • Severe symptomatic heart disease
  • Active upper gastrointestinal ulcer or digestive disfunction
  • Severe infection or metabolic disfunction
  • Patients with other malignant tumor
  • Uncontrolled brain metastases
  • Patients have accepted other clinical trials
  • Female patients during their pregnant and lactation period, or patients without contraception
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01192243

Contact: Jianhua chang, MD,PHD 13916619284

China, Shanghai
Cancer hospital Fudan University Recruiting
Shanghai, Shanghai, China, 200032
Contact: Jianhua Chang, MD,PhD    13916619284   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Fudan University
Principal Investigator: Jianhua Chang, MD,PhD Fudan University affiliated cancer hospital
  More Information

Responsible Party: Base for drug clinical trials, Fudan University Cancer Hospital, Department of Medical Oncology,Fudan University Cancer Hospital Identifier: NCT01192243     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Iressa combined with Pem/Cis
Study First Received: August 4, 2010
Last Updated: September 2, 2010

Keywords provided by Fudan University:
Objective response rate
Time to Progression
Quality of Live

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Lung Neoplasms
Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung
Respiratory Tract Neoplasms
Thoracic Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Lung Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Carcinoma, Bronchogenic
Bronchial Neoplasms
Antineoplastic Agents
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Folic Acid Antagonists
Nucleic Acid Synthesis Inhibitors
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