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A Trial Comparing Cardiovascular Safety of Degarelix Versus Leuprolide in Patients With Advanced Prostate Cancer and Cardiovascular Disease (PRONOUNCE)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02663908
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : January 26, 2016
Last Update Posted : March 28, 2019
Sponsor:
Collaborators:
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Duke Clinical Research Institute
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Ferring Pharmaceuticals

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this trial is to test if a marketed drug for advanced prostate cancer (FIRMAGON) can reduce the risk of cardiovascular complications as compared to another marketed drug for advanced prostate cancer (LUPRON DEPOT) in patients with prostate cancer and cardiovascular disease.

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

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 900 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single (Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Multi-Center, Randomized, Assessor-Blind, Controlled Trial Comparing the Occurrence of Major Adverse Cardiovascular Events (MACEs) in Patients With Prostate Cancer and Cardiovascular Disease Receiving Degarelix (Gonadotropin-Releasing Hormone (GnRH) Receptor Antagonist) or Leuprolide (GnRH Receptor Agonist)
Actual Study Start Date : April 2016
Estimated Primary Completion Date : July 2021
Estimated Study Completion Date : July 2021

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MedlinePlus related topics: Prostate Cancer

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Degarelix Drug: Degarelix
Other Name: FIRMAGON

Active Comparator: Leuprolide Drug: Leuprolide
Other Name: LUPRON DEPOT




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Time from randomization to the first confirmed (adjudicated) occurrence of the composite Major Adverse Cardiovascular Event (MACE) endpoint [ Time Frame: Up to 336 days ]
    Composite MACE endpoint defined as: death due to any cause, non-fatal myocardial infarction or non-fatal stroke


Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Time from randomization to occurrence of myocardial infarction (fatal, non-fatal) [ Time Frame: Up to 336 days ]
  2. Time from randomization to occurrence of stroke (fatal, non-fatal) [ Time Frame: Up to 336 days ]
  3. Time from randomization to occurrence of unstable angina requiring hospitalization (fatal, non-fatal) [ Time Frame: Up to 336 days ]
  4. Time from randomization to death due to any cause [ Time Frame: Up to 336 days ]
  5. Time from randomization to cardiovascular-related death [ Time Frame: Up to 336 days ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Older Adult
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Advanced prostate cancer
  • Indication to initiate androgen deprivation therapy (ADT)
  • Predefined cardiovascular disease

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Previous or current hormonal management of prostate cancer (unless terminated at least 12 months prior to trial)
  • Acute cardiovascular disease in the previous 30 days

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02663908


Contacts
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Contact: Global Clinical Compliance DK0-Disclosure@ferring.com

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Sponsors and Collaborators
Ferring Pharmaceuticals
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Duke Clinical Research Institute
Investigators
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Study Director: Global Clinical Compliance Ferring Pharmaceuticals
Principal Investigator: Howard Scher, MD Sidney Kimmel Center for Urologic and Prostate Cancers, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Principal Investigator: Matthew Roe, MD, MHS Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Duke Clinical Research Institute

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Responsible Party: Ferring Pharmaceuticals
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02663908     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 000108
First Posted: January 26, 2016    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: March 28, 2019
Last Verified: March 2019

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Prostatic Neoplasms
Cardiovascular Diseases
Genital Neoplasms, Male
Urogenital Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Neoplasms
Genital Diseases, Male
Prostatic Diseases
Leuprolide
Fertility Agents, Female
Fertility Agents
Reproductive Control Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Antineoplastic Agents, Hormonal
Antineoplastic Agents