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Talotrexin in Treating Patients With Advanced or Recurrent Solid Tumors

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified January 2007 by National Cancer Institute (NCI).
Recruitment status was  Active, not recruiting
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National Cancer Institute (NCI)
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00098514
First received: December 7, 2004
Last updated: July 23, 2008
Last verified: January 2007

December 7, 2004
July 23, 2008
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Talotrexin in Treating Patients With Advanced or Recurrent Solid Tumors
A Phase I Study Of PT523 In Patients With Solid Tumors

RATIONALE: Drugs used in chemotherapy, such as talotrexin, work in different ways to stop the growth of tumor cells, either by killing the cells or by stopping them from dividing.

PURPOSE: This phase I trial is studying side effects, best way to give, and best dose of talotrexin in treating patients with advanced or recurrent solid tumors.

OBJECTIVES:

Primary

  • Determine the maximum tolerated dose of talotrexin in patients in patients with advanced or recurrent solid tumors.
  • Determine the safety of this drug in these patients.
  • Determine the dose-limiting toxic effects of this drug in these patients.

Secondary

  • Determine the pharmacokinetics of this drug in these patients.
  • Correlate pharmacokinetic parameters of this drug or patient characteristics with drug-related toxicity in these patients.
  • Determine, preliminarily, the antitumor efficacy of this drug in these patients.

OUTLINE: This is an open-label, dose-escalation, multicenter study.

Patients receive talotrexin IV over 5 minutes on day 1 OR days 1 and 8 OR days 1, 8, and 15. Courses repeat every 28 days in the absence of disease progression or unacceptable toxicity.

Cohorts of 1-6 patients receive escalating doses of talotrexin until the maximum tolerated dose (MTD) is determined. The MTD is defined as the dose preceding that at which 2 of 3 or 2 of 6 patients experience dose-limiting toxicity. An additional 6-10 patients are treated at the MTD.

Patients are followed at 1 month.

PROJECTED ACCRUAL: A total of 20-40 patients will be accrued for this study within 9-12 months.

Interventional
Phase 1
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Unspecified Adult Solid Tumor, Protocol Specific
Drug: talotrexin ammonium
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DISEASE CHARACTERISTICS:

  • Diagnosis of malignant solid tumor

    • Metastatic or inoperable disease
  • No known curative or survival-prolonging palliative therapy exists OR failed these prior therapies
  • No leukemia
  • No primary CNS tumor
  • No third-space fluid collection (i.e., pleural effusion, ascites)

    • Clinically insignificant small pleural or peritoneal effusions identified by CT scan, MRI, or other diagnostic test allowed
  • No active* brain metastases, including the following:

    • Evidence of cerebral edema by CT scan or MRI
    • Progression since prior imaging study
    • Requirement for steroids
    • Clinical symptoms of/from brain metastases NOTE: *Treated and/or stable brain metastasis allowed provided patient is asymptomatic

PATIENT CHARACTERISTICS:

Age

  • 18 and over

Performance status

  • ECOG 0-2

Life expectancy

  • At least 2 months

Hematopoietic

  • Absolute neutrophil count ≥ 1,500/mm^3
  • Platelet count ≥ 100,000/mm^3
  • RBC folate ≥ lower limit of normal

Hepatic

  • Bilirubin normal
  • SGOT and SGPT ≤ 2.5 times upper limit of normal

Renal

  • Creatinine clearance ≥ 50 mL/min

Other

  • Not pregnant or nursing
  • Negative pregnancy test
  • Fertile patients must use effective contraception
  • No other uncontrolled serious medical or psychiatric illness

PRIOR CONCURRENT THERAPY:

Biologic therapy

  • No prior bone marrow transplantation

Chemotherapy

  • More than 3 weeks since prior chemotherapy (6 weeks for nitrosoureas or mitomycin)

Endocrine therapy

  • See Disease Characteristics

Radiotherapy

  • More than 3 weeks since prior radiotherapy
  • No concurrent radiotherapy

Surgery

  • At least 3 weeks since prior surgery

Other

  • Recovered from prior therapy
  • More than 3 weeks since prior antifolate therapy
Both
18 Years and older
No
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United States
 
NCT00098514
CDR0000400150, DFCI-02000, NCI-6400, DFCI-IRB-03183, HANABIO-DFCI-02000
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Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Study Chair: Joseph Paul Eder, MD Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
January 2007

ICMJE     Data element required by the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors and the World Health Organization ICTRP