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ILF With/Without Cisplatin for Advanced Gastric Cancer

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified March 2007 by Gachon University Gil Medical Center.
Recruitment status was  Active, not recruiting
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Gachon University Gil Medical Center Identifier:
First received: May 1, 2006
Last updated: March 9, 2007
Last verified: March 2007

To compare the combination of irinotecan, leucovorin and 5-FU (ILF) with ILF plus cisplatin (PILF) as first-line chemotherapy in patients with measurable metastatic gastric cancer.

Condition Intervention Phase
Stomach Neoplasm
Drug: irinotecan
Drug: cisplatin
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Randomized Trial of Irinotecan, Leucovorin, 5-FU (ILF) Versus ILF Plus Cisplatin (PILF) Combination Chemotherapy in Patients With Advanced Gastric Cancer

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Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Objective response rate
  • Safety

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Progression-free survival
  • Overall survival
  • Quality of life

Estimated Enrollment: 86
Study Start Date: February 2005
Estimated Study Completion Date: March 2007
Detailed Description:

Irinotecan, in combination with 5-FU or cisplatin, clearly demonstrated efficacy against gastric cancer. A previous randomized study of ILF regimen versus IP in patients with AGC showed that the ILF produced an overall response rate of 42% and a median survival of 10.7 months, which were significantly better than the results with IP regimen [Pozzo C, et al. Ann Oncol 2004]. However, since cisplatin is still considered one of the key drugs for the treatment of gastric cancer, a combination of these four drugs (irinotecan, leucovorin, FU and cisplatin) seemed to be a promising strategy for advanced AGC. We desinged this randomized phase II study to compare the combination of irinotecan, leucovorin and 5-FU (ILF) with ILF plus cisplatin (PILF) as first-line chemotherapy in patients with measurable metastatic gastric cancer.


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 75 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Histologically proven gastric adenocarcinoma
  • Advanced, metastatic or recurrent
  • ECOG performance status 0 to 2
  • No prior chemotherapy
  • Measurable or evaluable indicator lesion(s)
  • Normal marrow, hepatic and renal functions
  • Provision of written informed consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Active infection, bleeding or severe comorbidities
  • Pregnant or breastfed women
  • Active CNS metastasis
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00320294

Korea, Republic of
Gachon University Gil Medical Center
Incheon, Korea, Republic of, 405 760
Sponsors and Collaborators
Gachon University Gil Medical Center
Principal Investigator: Se Hoon Park, MD Gachon University Gil Medical Center, Incheon, Korea
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Additional publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number): Identifier: NCT00320294     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: GMO-GI-52
Study First Received: May 1, 2006
Last Updated: March 9, 2007
Health Authority: Korea: Food and Drug Administration

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Stomach Neoplasms
Digestive System Diseases
Digestive System Neoplasms
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Stomach Diseases
Antineoplastic Agents
Antineoplastic Agents, Phytogenic
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Pharmacologic Actions
Radiation-Sensitizing Agents
Therapeutic Uses
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