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A Study of Xeloda (Capecitabine) as First-Line Chemotherapy in Patients With Advanced or Metastatic Gastric Cancer.

This study has been completed.
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Hoffmann-La Roche Identifier:
First received: February 16, 2007
Last updated: November 24, 2014
Last verified: November 2014

This single arm study will assess the efficacy and safety of Xeloda in combinati on with oxaliplatin as first-line chemotherapy in patients with advanced and/or metastatic gastric cancer who have had no prior chemotherapy for advanced or met astatic disease. Eligible patients will receive Xeloda 1000mg/m2 po twice daily, D1-D10 every 2 weeks (10 days treatment followed by 4 days rest period) plus ox aliplatin 85 mg/m2/day iv, D1 every 2 weeks. The anticipated time on study treat ment is until disease progression, and the target sample size is <100 individual s.

Condition Intervention Phase
Gastric Cancer
Drug: Oxaliplatin
Drug: capecitabine [Xeloda]
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Open Label Study of the Effect of First-line Therapy With Xeloda in Combination With Oxaliplatin on Overall Response Rate in Patients With Locally Advanced and/or Metastatic Gastric Cancer

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Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Overall response rate [ Time Frame: Event driven ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Time to disease progression, overall survival, duration of response, time to response. [ Time Frame: Event driven ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • AEs, laboratory parameters. [ Time Frame: Throughout study ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 45
Study Start Date: March 2007
Study Completion Date: November 2010
Primary Completion Date: November 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: 1 Drug: Oxaliplatin
85mg/m2 iv on day 1 of each 2 week cycle
Drug: capecitabine [Xeloda]
1000mg/m2 po bid on days 1-10 of each 2 week cycle


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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • adult patients, >=18 years of age;
  • gastric cancer with unresectable locally advanced and/or metastatic disease;
  • >=1 measurable lesion;
  • ambulatory, with ECOG Performance Status >=1.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • previous chemotherapy (except adjuvant or neoadjuvant treatment >=6 months prior to enrollment);
  • clinically significant cardiac disease or myocardial infarction within last 12 months;
  • CNS metastases;
  • history of other malignancy within last 5 years, except for cured basal cell cancer of the skin, or in situ cancer of the cervix.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00436241

Chai Yi, Taiwan, 613
Chai Yi, Taiwan, 622
Kaohsiung, Taiwan, 807
Keelung, Taiwan, 204
Taichung, Taiwan, 404
Taichung, Taiwan, 407
Tainan, Taiwan, 710
Tainan, Taiwan, 704
Taipei, Taiwan, 106
Taipei, Taiwan, 110
Taipei, Taiwan, 00112
Taoyuan, Taiwan, 333
Yilan, Taiwan, 265
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hoffmann-La Roche
Study Director: Clinical Trials Hoffmann-La Roche
  More Information

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Responsible Party: Hoffmann-La Roche Identifier: NCT00436241     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: ML20734
Study First Received: February 16, 2007
Last Updated: November 24, 2014
Health Authority: Taiwan: Department of Health

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Stomach Neoplasms
Digestive System Diseases
Digestive System Neoplasms
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Stomach Diseases
Antimetabolites, Antineoplastic
Antineoplastic Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Pharmacologic Actions
Therapeutic Uses processed this record on November 25, 2014