Study of OSI-774 (Tarceva) in Previously Untreated Elderly Lung Cancer Patients
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00137800|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : August 30, 2005
Last Update Posted : April 3, 2020
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Non-Small-Cell Lung Carcinoma||Drug: OSI-774 (Tarceva)||Phase 2|
Patients will receive OSI-774 once daily without interruption. There are no pre-determined number of cycles or planned dose interruptions. For the purposes of evaluation, toxicity and efficacy, a four week (28 day period) will be considered 1 cycle.
Patients will continue to receive OSI-774 until they develop progressive disease, unacceptable side-effects or wish to withdraw from the study.
Patients will have radiographic evaluations after every two cycles of therapy. After cycle 2, patients will also be evaluated by FDG-PET scanning.
Patients will also be asked to fill out a Lung Cancer Symptom Scale (LCSS) on the first day of each cycle.
Bloodwork will also be performed on day 1 of each cycle as well as at the end of the study.
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||82 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||A Phase II Study of OSI-774 (Tarceva) in Elderly Subjects With Previously Untreated Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC)|
|Actual Study Start Date :||February 2003|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||May 2005|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||March 2007|
Chemotherapy Single Agent Systemic
Drug: OSI-774 (Tarceva)
Once daily without interruption as long as there is no disease progression or serious side effects experienced.
- To determine how well non-small cell lung cancer cells in the body respond to OSI-774 [ Time Frame: 2 years ]
- To determine the survival rate of patients treated with OSI-774
- To determine the safety of OSI-774 in people 70 years of age or older [ Time Frame: 2 years ]
- To see how OSI-774 affects overall quality of life [ Time Frame: 2 years ]
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00137800
|United States, Massachusetts|
|Massachusetts General Hospital|
|Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 02114|
|Dana-Farber Cancer Institute|
|Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 02215|
|Principal Investigator:||Pasi A Janne, MD, PhD||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute|