Pharmacokinetics of Posaconazole Prophylaxis in Acute Leukemia
The goal of this clinical research study is to learn the amount of posaconazole that is in the body at different time points when given to patients with leukemia. The safety of this drug will also be studied.
To study the plasma pharmacokinetics of posaconazole in patients with newly diagnosed acute myelogenous leukemia (AML) or high-risk myelodysplastic syndrome (HR-MDS) undergoing induction chemotherapy or relapsed or refractory patients who will receive salvage chemotherapy.
To evaluate the safety of posaconazole given as prophylaxis.
|Study Design:||Endpoint Classification: Pharmacokinetics Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
|Official Title:||Phase II Study of the Pharmacokinetics of Posaconazole Prophylaxis in Relapsed or Refractory Patients With Acute Leukemia|
- Maximum Observed Concentration in Plasma (Cmax) [ Time Frame: Pharmacokinetics: Day 1, Day 3 and Day 10 of prophylaxis. ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
|Study Start Date:||September 2009|
|Primary Completion Date:||September 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Posaconazole 200 mg (liquid) by mouth 3 times per day.
200 mg (liquid) by mouth 3 times per day.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00936117
|United States, Texas|
|UT MD Anderson Cancer Center|
|Houston, Texas, United States, 77030|
|Study Chair:||Jorge Cortes, MD||UT MD Anderson Cancer Center|