Drug Use Investigation for TYKERB Tablet (All Case Investigation)

This study is ongoing, but not recruiting participants.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First received: April 7, 2011
Last updated: May 17, 2016
Last verified: May 2016
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
Official Title: Drug Use Investigation for TYKERB Tablet (All Case Investigation)

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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 ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Estimated Enrollment: 3000
Study Start Date: June 2009
Estimated Study Completion Date: November 2016
Estimated Primary Completion Date: November 2016 (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


Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
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 ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01332396

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

Responsible Party: Novartis
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01332396     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 113092 
Study First Received: April 7, 2011
Last Updated: May 17, 2016
Health Authority: Japan: Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Agency

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on May 25, 2016