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Phase II Iressa + Irradiation Followed by Chemo in NSCLC

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: NCT00333294
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : June 5, 2006
Last Update Posted : December 19, 2007
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Brief Summary:
The objective of this study is to determine wether the ZD1839 associated with a radiotherapy, before the beginning of chemotherapy is effective in the treatment of your disease and to evaluate the tolerance of these treatments.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Drug: Gefitinib Procedure: Radiation therapy Drug: Cisplatin Drug: Vinorelbine Phase 2

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Enrollment : 50 participants
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Phase II Open-Label Multicentre Study Of The Efficacy Of ZD1839 (IRESSA™) In Combination With Irradiation Followed By Chemotherapy In Patients With Inoperable Stage III Non Small Cell Lung Cancer
Study Start Date : September 2004
Actual Study Completion Date : January 2006

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Drug Information available for: Gefitinib

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. To estimate the objective response rate in patients treated with this drug

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Determine the safety and toxicity of this drug in these patients

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 75 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Signed informed consent.
  • 18 to 75 years inclusive.
  • At least one measurable lesions histologically confirmed inoperable stage III NSCLC.
  • WHO performance status of 0 to 2 inclusive.
  • Adequate pulmonary function, pulmonary dose volume histogram less than or equal to 40 %.
  • Life expectancy of at least 6 months.
  • Using secure contraceptives precautions.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Any previous anti cancer therapy for NSCLC.
  • Known severe hypersensitivity to these products
  • Any evidence of clinically active interstitial lung disease
  • Other co-existing malignancies, symptomatic metastases.
  • Abnormal blood test
  • Weight loss of over 15% in the 3 months before the start of the study.
  • Treatment with a non-approved or investigational drug within 30 days before Day 1 of study treatment.

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00333294

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Research Site
Clermont Ferrand, France
Research Site
Grenoble, France
Research Site
Nantes, France
Research SIte
Paris, France
Sponsors and Collaborators
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Study Director: AstraZeneca France Medical Director, MD AstraZeneca

Layout table for additonal information Identifier: NCT00333294    
Other Study ID Numbers: 1839IL/0530
First Posted: June 5, 2006    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 19, 2007
Last Verified: December 2007
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Lung Neoplasms
Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung
Respiratory Tract Neoplasms
Thoracic Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Lung Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Carcinoma, Bronchogenic
Bronchial Neoplasms
Antineoplastic Agents
Antineoplastic Agents, Phytogenic
Tubulin Modulators
Antimitotic Agents
Mitosis Modulators
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Protein Kinase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors