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Drug Use Investigation for TYKERB Tablet (All Case Investigation)

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Novartis Identifier:
First received: April 7, 2011
Last updated: April 25, 2017
Last verified: April 2017
Data on the safety and efficacy of TYKERB shall be collected from the patients in order to grasp the actual conditions of post-marketing use and assess background information on the patients.

Condition Intervention
Drug: Lapatinib

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Other
Time Perspective: Other
Official Title: Drug Use Investigation for TYKERB Tablet (All Case Investigation)

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Further study details as provided by Novartis:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • The incidence of adverse events in Japanese patients treated with TYKERB based on prescribing information under the conditions of general clinical practice [ Time Frame: 1 year ]

Enrollment: 4054
Study Start Date: June 2009
Study Completion Date: March 13, 2017
Primary Completion Date: March 13, 2017 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
Patients prescribed TYKERB
Patients with HER2 overexpressing inoperable or recurrent breast cancer
Drug: Lapatinib


Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
All patients who have "HER2 overexpressing inoperable or recurrent breast cancer" and have received TYKERB for the first time

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with HER2 overexpressing inoperable or recurrent breast cancer

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with hypersensitivity to lapatinib or any components
  • Pregnant women and women suspected of being pregnant
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01332396

Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Director: Novartis Pharmaceuticals Novartis Pharmaceuticals
  More Information

Responsible Party: Novartis Identifier: NCT01332396     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 113092
Study First Received: April 7, 2011
Last Updated: April 25, 2017

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Antineoplastic Agents
Protein Kinase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action processed this record on May 25, 2017