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A Study of Motexafin Gadolinium for the Treatment of Relapsed or Refractory Multiple Myeloma

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: NCT00096837
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : November 17, 2004
Last Update Posted : June 8, 2006
Information provided by:
Pharmacyclics LLC.

Brief Summary:
The purpose of the study is to determine if the drug motexafin gadolinium will be an effective treatment for patients who have relapsed or refractory multiple myeloma.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Multiple Myeloma Drug: Motexafin Gadolinium Injection Phase 2

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Enrollment : 25 participants
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: An Open-Label Phase II Trial of Motexafin Gadolinium (MGd) in Patients With Relapsed or Refractory Multiple Myeloma

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MedlinePlus related topics: Multiple Myeloma

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Rate of complete response, partial response and stable disease (clinical benefit rate)

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Progression-free survival
  2. Safety and tolerability

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Relapsed or Refractory Multiple Myeloma
  • ≥ 18 years old
  • Able to provide consent for participation
  • ECOG status 0-2

Lab values:

  • ANC ≥ 1,000/µL
  • WBC count ≥ 2.0/µL
  • Hemoglobin ≥ 8.0 g/dL
  • Platelet count ≥ 50,000/µL
  • AST and ALT ≤ 2 x ULN
  • Total Bilirubin ≤ 2 x ULN
  • Creatinine ≤ 2.0 mg/dL


  • Not pregnant or lactating

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00096837

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United States, Illinois
Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center
Chicago, Illinois, United States, 60611
Sponsors and Collaborators
Pharmacyclics LLC.
Layout table for additonal information Identifier: NCT00096837    
Other Study ID Numbers: PCYC-0215
First Posted: November 17, 2004    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: June 8, 2006
Last Verified: June 2006
Keywords provided by Pharmacyclics LLC.:
Multiple Myeloma
Relapsed Multiple Myeloma
Refractory Multiple Myeloma
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Multiple Myeloma
Neoplasms, Plasma Cell
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Hemostatic Disorders
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Blood Protein Disorders
Hematologic Diseases
Hemorrhagic Disorders
Lymphoproliferative Disorders
Immunoproliferative Disorders
Immune System Diseases
Motexafin gadolinium
Antineoplastic Agents
Photosensitizing Agents
Dermatologic Agents