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Evaluating Pegfilgrastim and a Multi-Day Topotecan Regimen in Subjects With Relapsed or Refractory Ovarian 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: NCT00113789
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : June 13, 2005
Last Update Posted : February 13, 2009
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Brief Summary:
This trial will provide data on the safety and efficacy of pegfilgrastim, in terms of duration of grade 4 neutropenia, when administered on the last day or the day after a multi-day, myelosuppressive chemotherapy regimen for ovarian cancer.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Ovarian Cancer Other: PI Discretion Phase 2

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 21 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Double (Participant, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Randomized, Phase 2 Study of Pegfilgrastim Given on the Last Day of a Multi-Day Topotecan Regimen or the Day After in Subjects With Relapsed or Refractory Ovarian Cancer
Study Start Date : October 2003
Actual Primary Completion Date : April 2005
Actual Study Completion Date : April 2005

Arm Intervention/treatment
Active Comparator: Pegfilgrastim Other: PI Discretion
PI Discretion

Placebo Comparator: Placebo Other: PI Discretion
PI Discretion

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Duration of Grade 4 Neutropenia [ Time Frame: During treatment ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Inclusion Criteria: - Subjects with histologically confirmed primary peritoneal carcinoma, epithelial ovarian cancer, or tubal carcinoma relapsed after or refractory to 1 or 2 prior regimens of therapy - Measurable or evaluable disease - GOG Performance Status of 0 to 2 - Subjects must be at least 2 weeks from major surgery and recovered from all associated toxicities or sequelae - At least 2 weeks from radiation therapy and recovered from all associated toxicities - Adequate hemopoietic function evidenced by: *ANC greater than 1.5 x 10^9/L, *platelets greater than 100 x 10^9/L and *hemoglobin greater than or equal to 10 g/dL - AST and ALT less than 1.5 x ULN; total serum bilirubin less than or equal to 2.0 mg/dL; serum creatinine less than or equal to 1.5 mg/dL or calculated creatinine clearance greater than or equal to 60 mL/min Exclusion Criteria: - Epithelial ovarian tumors of low malignant potential - Prior therapy with topotecan - Active infection requiring treatment with systemic (intravenous or oral) anti-infectives (antibiotic, antifungal, or antiviral agent) within 72 hours of chemotherapy - Prior malignancy within the last 5 years, with the exception of surgically cured basal/squamous skin cell carcinoma, and/or carcinoma of the cervix in-situ - History of impaired cardiac status (e.g., severe heart disease, cardiomyopathy, or congestive heart failure) - Any premalignant myeloid condition or any malignancy with myeloid characteristics (e.g., myelodysplastic syndromes, acute or chronic myelogenous leukemia - Subject is pregnant (e.g., positive HCG test) or breast feeding - Subject is of child-bearing potential and does not agree to using adequate contraceptive precautions - Any psychiatric, addictive or other kind of disorder which compromises the ability of the subject to give written informed consent and/or to comply with study protocol procedures - Other investigational procedures are excluded. Subject is currently enrolled in, or has not yet completed at least 30 days since ending another investigational device or drug trial(s) or is receiving other investigational agent(s)

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00113789

Sponsors and Collaborators
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Study Director: MD Amgen
Additional Information:
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Responsible Party: Global Development Leader, Amgen Inc. Identifier: NCT00113789    
Other Study ID Numbers: 20030122
First Posted: June 13, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: February 13, 2009
Last Verified: February 2009
Keywords provided by Amgen:
ovarian cancer
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Ovarian Neoplasms
Carcinoma, Ovarian Epithelial
Endocrine Gland Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Ovarian Diseases
Adnexal Diseases
Genital Diseases, Female
Genital Neoplasms, Female
Urogenital Neoplasms
Endocrine System Diseases
Gonadal Disorders
Neoplasms, Glandular and Epithelial
Neoplasms by Histologic Type