Safety and Efficacy Study of a New Chemotherapy Agent to Treat Non-small-cell Lung Cancer

This study has been completed.
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First received: September 8, 2005
Last updated: April 18, 2014
Last verified: April 2014

Phase 2 study to investigate the efficacy and tolerability of epothilone ZK 219477 in patients with stage IIIb or stage IV non-small-cell lung cancer.

Condition Intervention Phase
Carcinoma, Non Small Cell Lung
Drug: Sagopilone (BAY86-5302, ZK 219477)
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Phase II Study to Investigate the Efficacy and Safety of ZK 219477 as Second Line Therapy in Patients With Stage IIIB or Stage IV Non Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC)

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Further study details as provided by Bayer:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • The primary efficacy variable is defined as Proportion of patients with either CR or PR as 'best overall response'. Tumor assessment is performed according to RECIST criteria. [ Time Frame: Tumor evaluation (MRI or scan) every 2 cycles until disease progression. ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Secondary objectives : investigate the safety and tolerability of ZK 219477 [ Time Frame: Continuously ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Enrollment: 127
Study Start Date: August 2005
Study Completion Date: April 2009
Primary Completion Date: April 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Arm 1 Drug: Sagopilone (BAY86-5302, ZK 219477)
16 mg/m2, 3-hour infusion, every 3 weeks
Experimental: Arm 2 Drug: Sagopilone (BAY86-5302, ZK 219477)
22 mg/m2, 30-min infusion, every 3 weeks
Experimental: Arm 3 Drug: Sagopilone (BAY86-5302, ZK 219477)
22 mg/m2, 3-hour infusion, every 3 weeks

Detailed Description:

The study has previously been posted by Schering AG, Germany. Schering AG, Germany has been renamed to Bayer Schering Pharma AG, Germany.Bayer Schering Pharma AG, Germany is the sponsor of the trial.


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Non-small-cell lung cancer
  • Only one previous chemotherapy with a platinum-containing drug
  • Use of highly effective birth control methods in females of child-bearing potential

Exclusion Criteria:

  • No more than 1 previous chemotherapy for advanced disease
  • Previous participation in another trial within the last 4 weeks
  • Breast feeding
  • Active infections
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00160069

Löwenstein, Baden-Württemberg, Germany, 74245
Augsburg, Bayern, Germany, 86156
Gauting, Bayern, Germany, 82131
Nürnberg, Bayern, Germany, 90419
Frankfurt, Hessen, Germany, 65929
Frankfurt, Hessen, Germany, 60590
Greifswald, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany, 17475
Stralsund, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany, 17475
Halle, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany, 06120
Magdeburg, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany, 39130
Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany, 04103
Großhansdorf, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany, 22927
Berlin, Germany, 14165
Berlin, Germany, 12200
Bremen, Germany, 29325
Ebensfeld, Germany, 96250
Hamburg, Germany, 21075
Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Director: Bayer Study Director Bayer
  More Information

Additional Information:
Responsible Party: Bayer Identifier: NCT00160069     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 91374, 2005-000586-19, 307971
Study First Received: September 8, 2005
Last Updated: April 18, 2014
Health Authority: Germany: Federal Institute for Drugs and Medical Devices

Keywords provided by Bayer:
Stage IIIB or stage IV non-small-cell lung cancer.

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung
Lung Neoplasms
Bronchial Neoplasms
Carcinoma, Bronchogenic
Lung Diseases
Neoplasms by Site
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Respiratory Tract Neoplasms
Thoracic Neoplasms
Antimitotic Agents
Antineoplastic Agents
Mitosis Modulators
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Pharmacologic Actions
Therapeutic Uses
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