Study Evaluating the Effect of Corticosteroids on Mylotarg® Infusion-Related Adverse Events in Patients With Leukemia

This study has been completed.
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Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00304447
First received: March 15, 2006
Last updated: July 28, 2009
Last verified: July 2009
  Purpose

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effect of corticosteroids on the frequency and severity of Mylotarg® infusion-related adverse events, to evaluate the effect of corticosteroids on the efficacy of Mylotarg® induced complete response (CR) and complete response with incomplete platelet recovery (CRp) at one-month post treatment.


Condition Intervention Phase
Leukemia, Myelocytic, Acute
Infusions, Intravenous
Drug: Mylotarg
Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Phase IV Study of Corticosteroids As Prophylaxis for Infusion-Related Adverse Events to Mylotarg® in Patients With Acute Myelogenous Leukemia (AML)

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Further study details as provided by Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • The effect of corticosteroids on the frequency and severity of Mylotarg® infusion-related adverse events.

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • The effect of corticosteroids on the efficacy of Mylotarg® induced complete response (CR) and complete response with incomplete platelets recovery (CRp) at one-month post treatment.

Estimated Enrollment: 30
Study Start Date: April 2002
Estimated Study Completion Date: January 2004
  Eligibility

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with CD33 positive, resistant or relapsed AML.
  • Patients > 18 years of age.
  • ECOG performance status 0-2.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Fever (>38), chills or hypotension (systolic BP<105mmHg) in the 48 hours preceding therapy.
  • Use of corticosteroids, diphenhydramine or acetaminophen within 24 hours of enrollment.
  • Participation in any other Mylotarg® protocol.
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00304447

Sponsors and Collaborators
Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer
Investigators
Study Director: Medical Monitor Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer
  More Information

No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00304447     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 0903X-100863
Study First Received: March 15, 2006
Last Updated: July 28, 2009
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration

Keywords provided by Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer:
Leukemia
Mylotarg
Safety
Adverse Events

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Leukemia
Leukemia, Myeloid, Acute
Leukemia, Myeloid
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Neoplasms
Gemtuzumab
Antineoplastic Agents
Therapeutic Uses
Pharmacologic Actions

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