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    Summary
    EudraCT Number:2006-005592-17
    Sponsor's Protocol Code Number:P05059
    National Competent Authority:Sweden - MPA
    Clinical Trial Type:EEA CTA
    Trial Status:Completed
    Date on which this record was first entered in the EudraCT database:2006-10-27
    Trial results View results
    Index
    A. PROTOCOL INFORMATION
    B. SPONSOR INFORMATION
    C. APPLICANT IDENTIFICATION
    D. IMP IDENTIFICATION
    D.8 INFORMATION ON PLACEBO
    E. GENERAL INFORMATION ON THE TRIAL
    F. POPULATION OF TRIAL SUBJECTS
    G. INVESTIGATOR NETWORKS TO BE INVOLVED IN THE TRIAL
    N. REVIEW BY THE COMPETENT AUTHORITY OR ETHICS COMMITTEE IN THE COUNTRY CONCERNED
    P. END OF TRIAL
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    A. Protocol Information
    A.1Member State ConcernedSweden - MPA
    A.2EudraCT number2006-005592-17
    A.3Full title of the trial
    Caelyx® in Breast Cancer in the Elderly

    Pegylated Liposomal Doxorubicin (Caelyx®) as monotherapy in elderly patients with locally advanced and/or metastatic breast cancer
    A.4.1Sponsor's protocol code numberP05059
    A.7Trial is part of a Paediatric Investigation Plan Information not present in EudraCT
    A.8EMA Decision number of Paediatric Investigation Plan
    B. Sponsor Information
    B.Sponsor: 1
    B.1.1Name of SponsorSchering-Plough AB Sweden
    B.1.3.4CountrySweden
    B.3.1 and B.3.2Status of the sponsorCommercial
    B.4 Source(s) of Monetary or Material Support for the clinical trial:
    B.4.1Name of organisation providing support
    B.4.2Country
    B.5 Contact point designated by the sponsor for further information on the trial
    B.5.1Name of organisation
    B.5.2Functional name of contact point
    D. IMP Identification
    D.IMP: 1
    D.1.2 and D.1.3IMP RoleTest
    D.2 Status of the IMP to be used in the clinical trial
    D.2.1IMP to be used in the trial has a marketing authorisation Yes
    D.2.1.1.1Trade name Caelyx 2 mg/ml concentrate for solution for infusion
    D.2.1.1.2Name of the Marketing Authorisation holderSP Europe
    D.2.5The IMP has been designated in this indication as an orphan drug in the Community No
    D.2.5.1Orphan drug designation number
    D.3 Description of the IMP
    D.3.1Product nameDOXIL/CAELYX
    D.3.4Pharmaceutical form Concentrate for solution for infusion
    D.3.4.1Specific paediatric formulation Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.7Routes of administration for this IMPIntravenous use
    D.3.8 to D.3.10 IMP Identification Details (Active Substances)
    D.3.8INN - Proposed INNDOXORUBICIN HYDROCHLORIDE
    D.3.9.1CAS number 25316409
    D.3.10 Strength
    D.3.10.1Concentration unit mg/ml milligram(s)/millilitre
    D.3.10.2Concentration typeequal
    D.3.10.3Concentration number2
    D.3.11 The IMP contains an:
    D.3.11.1Active substance of chemical origin Yes
    D.3.11.2Active substance of biological/ biotechnological origin (other than Advanced Therapy IMP (ATIMP) No
    The IMP is a:
    D.3.11.3Advanced Therapy IMP (ATIMP) Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.11.3.1Somatic cell therapy medicinal product No
    D.3.11.3.2Gene therapy medical product No
    D.3.11.3.3Tissue Engineered Product Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.11.3.4Combination ATIMP (i.e. one involving a medical device) Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.11.3.5Committee on Advanced therapies (CAT) has issued a classification for this product Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.11.4Combination product that includes a device, but does not involve an Advanced Therapy Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.11.5Radiopharmaceutical medicinal product No
    D.3.11.6Immunological medicinal product (such as vaccine, allergen, immune serum) No
    D.3.11.7Plasma derived medicinal product No
    D.3.11.8Extractive medicinal product Yes
    D.3.11.9Recombinant medicinal product Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.11.10Medicinal product containing genetically modified organisms No
    D.3.11.11Herbal medicinal product No
    D.3.11.12Homeopathic medicinal product No
    D.3.11.13Another type of medicinal product No
    D.8 Information on Placebo
    E. General Information on the Trial
    E.1 Medical condition or disease under investigation
    E.1.1Medical condition(s) being investigated
    Locally advanced and/or metastatic breast cancer, not amenable to surgery.
    MedDRA Classification
    E.1.2 Medical condition or disease under investigation
    E.1.2Version 8.1
    E.1.2Level PT
    E.1.2Classification code 10006187
    E.1.2Term Breast cancer
    E.1.3Condition being studied is a rare disease No
    E.2 Objective of the trial
    E.2.1Main objective of the trial
    To evaluate the safety and efficacy of Caelyx in elderly patients with metastatic or locally advanced disease.
    Treatment failure is defined as progression of disease (according to the RECIST criteria) or unacceptable toxicity leading to discontinuation of treatment or death.
    E.2.2Secondary objectives of the trial
    To get information on safety, response rate, time to progression, survival, symptom control measured by patient assessment (modified ESAS symptom checklist), quality of life (EORTC QLQ-C30 and Breast Cancer Module QLQ-BR23) and analysis of treatment predictive factors in tumor tissue and blood and angiogenetic factors, proteomics and snp-analysis in serum/plasma and also to evaluate health resource utilization.
    E.2.3Trial contains a sub-study No
    E.3Principal inclusion criteria
    1. Female patients with histologic or cytologic diagnosis of breast cancer that is inoperable locally advanced or metastatic.
    2. Age ≥ 65 years.
    3. WHO Performance Status 0 - 2
    4. Measurable disease in accordance with RECIST criteria. Patients with bone metastasis can also be included but will be evaluated according to WHO criteria. Patients with non-measurable disease can also be included.
    5. LVEF ≥50% verified by UCG, no clinical signs of heart disease
    6. Normal organ function, except due to disease involvement, however maximum deviation:
    a. Creatinine ≤ 1.5 x upper normal limit
    b. Bilirubin ≤ 2 x upper normal limit
    c. ALAT and/or ASAT ≤ 3 x upper normal limit. In case of liver metastases, ALAT and/or ASAT ≤ 5 x upper normal limit.
    7. Adequate bone marrow function, i.e.:
    d. Platelets ≥100 x 1 000 000 000/L
    e. Neutrophils ≥1,5 x 1 000 000 000/l
    f. WBC ≥3,0 x 1 000 000 000/L
    g. Hemoglobin > 90 g/l
    8. Life expectancy ≥ 12 weeks
    9. Patients having received oral and written information and having provided written informed consent
    E.4Principal exclusion criteria
    1. Previous chemotherapy for metastatic disease. (The patient may have received previous endocrine therapy or singeldrug Herceptin. Intrapleural or intrapericardial Novantrone is allowed.)
    2. Recurrence ≤12 months after adjuvant anthracycline containing treatment and/or prior doxorubicin >300 mg/m2 or epirubicin > 540 mg/m2
    3. Myocardial infarction within 6 months of planned inclusion
    4. Symptomatic brain metastases
    5. HER-2 positivity eligible for treatment with trastuzumab or ER positivity eligible for hormonal therapy
    6. Allergy to anthracyclines
    7. Uncontrolled infection
    8. Other not radically treated malignancy
    9. Other disease or condition contraindicating treatment or not allowing follow up

    E.5 End points
    E.5.1Primary end point(s)
    Time to treatment failure.
    Treatment failure is defined as progression of disease (according to the RECIST criteria) or unacceptable toxicity leading to discontinuation of treatment or death.
    E.6 and E.7 Scope of the trial
    E.6Scope of the trial
    E.6.1Diagnosis No
    E.6.2Prophylaxis No
    E.6.3Therapy Yes
    E.6.4Safety Yes
    E.6.5Efficacy Yes
    E.6.6Pharmacokinetic No
    E.6.7Pharmacodynamic No
    E.6.8Bioequivalence No
    E.6.9Dose response No
    E.6.10Pharmacogenetic Yes
    E.6.11Pharmacogenomic No
    E.6.12Pharmacoeconomic Yes
    E.6.13Others No
    E.7Trial type and phase
    E.7.1Human pharmacology (Phase I) No
    E.7.1.1First administration to humans No
    E.7.1.2Bioequivalence study No
    E.7.1.3Other No
    E.7.1.3.1Other trial type description
    E.7.2Therapeutic exploratory (Phase II) No
    E.7.3Therapeutic confirmatory (Phase III) No
    E.7.4Therapeutic use (Phase IV) Yes
    E.8 Design of the trial
    E.8.1Controlled No
    E.8.1.1Randomised Information not present in EudraCT
    E.8.1.2Open Information not present in EudraCT
    E.8.1.3Single blind Information not present in EudraCT
    E.8.1.4Double blind Information not present in EudraCT
    E.8.1.5Parallel group Information not present in EudraCT
    E.8.1.6Cross over Information not present in EudraCT
    E.8.1.7Other Information not present in EudraCT
    E.8.2 Comparator of controlled trial
    E.8.2.1Other medicinal product(s) Information not present in EudraCT
    E.8.2.2Placebo Information not present in EudraCT
    E.8.2.3Other Information not present in EudraCT
    E.8.3 The trial involves single site in the Member State concerned No
    E.8.4 The trial involves multiple sites in the Member State concerned Yes
    E.8.4.1Number of sites anticipated in Member State concerned7
    E.8.5The trial involves multiple Member States No
    E.8.6 Trial involving sites outside the EEA
    E.8.6.1Trial being conducted both within and outside the EEA No
    E.8.6.2Trial being conducted completely outside of the EEA Information not present in EudraCT
    E.8.7Trial has a data monitoring committee No
    E.8.8 Definition of the end of the trial and justification where it is not the last visit of the last subject undergoing the trial
    The study will end, and accordingly the follow-up will stop when the last patient has stopped treatment.
    E.8.9 Initial estimate of the duration of the trial
    E.8.9.1In the Member State concerned years3
    E.8.9.1In the Member State concerned months
    E.8.9.1In the Member State concerned days
    F. Population of Trial Subjects
    F.1 Age Range
    F.1.1Trial has subjects under 18 No
    F.1.1.1In Utero Information not present in EudraCT
    F.1.1.2Preterm newborn infants (up to gestational age < 37 weeks) Information not present in EudraCT
    F.1.1.3Newborns (0-27 days) Information not present in EudraCT
    F.1.1.4Infants and toddlers (28 days-23 months) Information not present in EudraCT
    F.1.1.5Children (2-11years) Information not present in EudraCT
    F.1.1.6Adolescents (12-17 years) Information not present in EudraCT
    F.1.2Adults (18-64 years) No
    F.1.3Elderly (>=65 years) Yes
    F.2 Gender
    F.2.1Female Yes
    F.2.2Male No
    F.3 Group of trial subjects
    F.3.1Healthy volunteers No
    F.3.2Patients Yes
    F.3.3Specific vulnerable populations No
    F.3.3.1Women of childbearing potential not using contraception No
    F.3.3.2Women of child-bearing potential using contraception No
    F.3.3.3Pregnant women No
    F.3.3.4Nursing women No
    F.3.3.5Emergency situation No
    F.3.3.6Subjects incapable of giving consent personally No
    F.3.3.7Others No
    F.4 Planned number of subjects to be included
    F.4.1In the member state25
    G. Investigator Networks to be involved in the Trial
    N. Review by the Competent Authority or Ethics Committee in the country concerned
    N.Competent Authority Decision Authorised
    N.Date of Competent Authority Decision2006-12-14
    N.Ethics Committee Opinion of the trial applicationFavourable
    N.Ethics Committee Opinion: Reason(s) for unfavourable opinion
    N.Date of Ethics Committee Opinion2006-11-15
    P. End of Trial
    P.End of Trial StatusCompleted
    P.Date of the global end of the trial2009-10-16
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