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A Study of Atrasentan in Men With Metastatic, Hormone-Refractory Prostate Cancer

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00036543
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : May 13, 2002
Last Update Posted : August 15, 2006
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Brief Summary:
This study is being done to evaluate the safety and efficacy of atrasentan in men with metastatic hormone-refractory prostate cancer.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Prostate Cancer Drug: Atrasentan Phase 3

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Enrollment : 1000 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Phase 3, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Study of the Safety and Efficacy of 10 Mg Atrasentan in Men With Metastatic, Hormone-Refractory Prostate Cancer
Study Start Date : May 2001

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Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. The primary objective of this study is to evaluate safety and efficacy as measured by time-to-disease progression

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Ages Eligible for Study:   19 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Diagnosis of prostate cancer.
  • Rising PSA while on hormonal therapy or following surgical castration.
  • Documented evidence of metastatic disease.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Have received cytotoxic chemotherapy.
  • Have received opioid or narcotic medications (such as codeine or morphine) or radiation for pain caused by your prostate cancer in the last 6 months.

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00036543

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Sponsors and Collaborators
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Study Director: Darryl Sleep, M.D. Abbott

Layout table for additonal information Identifier: NCT00036543    
Obsolete Identifiers: NCT00026481
Other Study ID Numbers: M00-211
First Posted: May 13, 2002    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: August 15, 2006
Last Verified: August 2006
Keywords provided by Abbott:
Hormone-Refractory, Prostate Cancer
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Prostatic Neoplasms
Genital Neoplasms, Male
Urogenital Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Genital Diseases, Male
Prostatic Diseases
Hormones, Hormone Substitutes, and Hormone Antagonists
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Antineoplastic Agents
Endothelin A Receptor Antagonists
Endothelin Receptor Antagonists
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action