Overview

This trial is active, not recruiting.

Condition non-small cell lung cancer
Treatments ramucirumab, placebo (for ramucirumab), docetaxel
Phase phase 3
Target VEGF
Sponsor Eli Lilly and Company
Collaborator ImClone LLC
Start date December 2010
End date December 2013
Trial size 1253 participants
Trial identifier NCT01168973, 13852, 2010-021297-11, CP12-1027, CTRI/2011/08/001942, I4T-MC-JVBA

Summary

The purpose of the study is to compare the survival of participants who receive chemotherapy and ramucirumab versus chemotherapy alone as second line treatment for NSCLC after prior first line platinum-based chemotherapy.

United States No locations recruiting
Other Countries No locations recruiting

Study Design

Allocation randomized
Endpoint classification safety/efficacy study
Intervention model parallel assignment
Masking double blind (subject, caregiver, investigator, outcomes assessor)
Primary purpose treatment
Arm
(Experimental)
ramucirumab Ramucirumab
10 milligrams per kilogram (mg/kg) administered intravenously (IV) on Day 1 of 21-day cycle until disease progression, unacceptable toxicity, or another withdrawal criterion is met
docetaxel
75 milligrams per square meter (mg/m^2) (60 mg/m^2 for the countries of Korea and Taiwan only with protocol amendment dated 22 May 2012) administered IV on Day 1 of 21-day cycle until disease progression, unacceptable toxicity, or another withdrawal criterion is met
(Placebo Comparator)
placebo (for ramucirumab)
Administered IV on Day 1 of 21-day cycle until disease progression, unacceptable toxicity, or another withdrawal criterion is met
docetaxel
75 milligrams per square meter (mg/m^2) (60 mg/m^2 for the countries of Korea and Taiwan only with protocol amendment dated 22 May 2012) administered IV on Day 1 of 21-day cycle until disease progression, unacceptable toxicity, or another withdrawal criterion is met

Primary Outcomes

Measure
Overall Survival
time frame: Randomization to date of death from any cause (up to 34 months)

Secondary Outcomes

Measure
Progression-Free Survival (PFS) Time
time frame: Randomization to measured PD or date of death from any cause (up to 29 months)
Percentage of Participants Achieving an Objective Response (Objective Response Rate)
time frame: Baseline to measured PD (up to 29 months)
Percentage of Participants Achieving Disease Control (Disease Control Rate)
time frame: Baseline to measured PD (up to 29 months)
Maximum Improvement on Lung Cancer Symptom Scale (LCSS)
time frame: Baseline, Day 21 of each cycle, and 30 days following last infusion (up to Cycle 38, 21 days/cycle)
Change From Baseline to 30-Day Follow-Up Visit on European Quality of Life Questionnaire-5 Dimension (EQ-5D) Health State Scores
time frame: Baseline, 30 days following last infusion (up to Cycle 38, 21 days/cycle)
Maximum and Minimum Serum Concentrations (Cmax and Cmin) of Ramucirumab
time frame: Prior to infusion and 1 hour following infusion for Cycles 3 and 5 (21 days/cycle)
Number of Participants With Anti-Ramucirumab Antibodies
time frame: Baseline, prior to infusion for Cycles 3 and 5, and 30 days following last infusion (up to Cycle 38, 21 days/cycle)

Eligibility Criteria

Male or female participants at least 18 years old.

Inclusion Criteria: - Disease progression during or after one prior first-line platinum-based chemotherapy with or without maintenance therapy - Prior bevacizumab as first-line and/or maintenance therapy is allowed - Signed informed consent - Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group (ECOG) performance status of 0-1 - Histologically or cytologically confirmed NSCLC - Stage IV NSCLC disease - Participants have measurable or nonmeasurable disease - Adequate organ function, defined as: - Total bilirubin less than or equal to Upper Limit of Normal (ULN), - Aspartate Aminotransferase (AST) and Alanine Aminotransaminase (ALT) less than or equal to 2.5 x ULN, or less than or equal to 5 x ULN if the transferase elevation is due to liver metastases, - Serum creatinine less than or equal to 1.5 x ULN or calculated creatinine clearance greater than or equal to 50 milliliters per minute (ml/min) (per the Cockcroft-Gault formula or equivalent and/or 24-hour urine collection), - Absolute Neutrophil Count (ANC) greater than or equal to 1.5 x 10^3/microliters (µL), hemoglobin greater than or equal to 10.0 grams/deciliter (g/dL), and platelets greater than or equal to 100 x 10^3/µL, - Adequate coagulation function as defined by International Normalized Ratio (INR) less than or equal to 1.5, or prothrombin time and partial thromboplastin time less than or equal to 1.5 x ULN. - The participant does not have cirrhosis at a level of Child-Pugh B (or worse) or cirrhosis (any degree) and a history of hepatic encephalopathy or clinically meaningful ascites resulting from cirrhosis. Clinically meaningful ascites is defined as ascites resulting from cirrhosis and requiring ongoing treatment with diuretics and/or paracentesis. - Urinary protein is less than or equal to 1+ on dipstick or routine urinalysis. If urine dipstick or routine analysis indicates proteinuria greater than or equal to 2+, a 24-hour urine must be collected and must demonstrate less than 1000 milligrams (mg) of protein. - Participants of reproductive potential (both sexes) must agree to use reliable method of birth control (hormonal or barrier methods) during the study period and at least 12 weeks after the last dose of study therapy - Life expectancy of greater than or equal to 3 months - Prior radiation therapy is allowed if: In the case of chest radiotherapy at least 28 days have elapsed from the completion of radiation treatment prior to randomization; In the case of focal or palliative radiation treatment at least 7 days have elapsed from last radiation treatment prior to randomization (and provided that 25% or less of total bone marrow had been irradiated); In the case of Central Nervous System (CNS) radiation at least 14 days have elapsed from the completion of radiation treatment prior to randomization Exclusion Criteria: - Disease progression on more than 1 prior chemotherapy regimens - Participants whose only prior treatment was a tyrosine kinase inhibitor - The participant's tumor wholly or partially contains small cell lung cancer - Major surgery within 28 days prior to randomization, or subcutaneous venous access device placement within 7 days prior to randomization. Postoperative bleeding complications or wound complications from a surgical procedure performed in the last 2 months. - Concurrent treatment with other anticancer therapy, including other chemotherapy, immunotherapy, hormonal therapy, chemoembolization, or targeted therapy - Last dose of bevacizumab must be at least 28 days from time of randomization - Last dose of cytotoxic chemotherapy must be at least 14 days from time of randomization - The participant has untreated CNS metastases. Participants with treated brain metastases are eligible if they are clinically stable with regard to neurologic function, off steroids after cranial irradiation ending at least 2 weeks prior to randomization, or after surgical resection performed at least 28 days prior to randomization. No evidence of Grade greater than or equal to 1 CNS hemorrhage based on pretreatment Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) or IV contrast Computed Tomography (CT) scan. - Radiologically documented evidence of major blood vessel invasion or encasement by cancer - Radiographic evidence of intratumor cavitation - History of uncontrolled hereditary or acquired thrombotic disorder - Chronic therapy with nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAIDs) or other antiplatelet agents; Aspirin use at doses up to 325 milligrams per day (mg/day) is permitted - History of gross hemoptysis (defined as bright red blood or greater than or equal to 1/2 teaspoon) within 2 months prior to randomization - Clinically relevant congestive heart failure [New York Heart Association (NYHA II-IV)] or symptomatic or poorly controlled cardiac arrhythmia - Any arterial thrombotic event, including myocardial infarction, unstable angina, cerebrovascular accident, or transient ischemic attack, within 6 months prior to randomization - Uncontrolled arterial hypertension greater than or equal to 150 / greater than or equal to 90 millimeters of mercury (mm Hg) despite standard medical management - Serious or nonhealing wound, ulcer, or bone fracture within 28 days prior to randomization - Significant bleeding disorders, vasculitis, or Grade 3/4 gastrointestinal bleeding within 3 months prior to randomization - Gastrointestinal (GI) perforation and/or fistulae within 6 months prior to randomization - Bowel obstruction, history or presence of inflammatory enteropathy or extensive intestinal resection Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis, or chronic diarrhea - Peripheral neuropathy greater than or equal to Grade 2 [National Cancer Institute Common Terminology Criteria for Adverse Events (NCI-CTCAE) version 4.02] - Serious illness or medical condition(s) including, but not limited to: Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection or acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS)-related illness; Active or uncontrolled clinically serious infection; Severe acute or chronic medical or psychiatric condition or laboratory abnormality that may increase the risk associated with study participation or study drug administration - Known allergy or hypersensitivity reaction to any of the treatment components - The participant is pregnant or breastfeeding - Current or recent (within 28 days prior to randomization) treatment with an investigational drug or device that has not received regulatory approval for any indication at the time of randomization, or participation in another interventional clinical trial - Prior therapy with docetaxel

Additional Information

Official title A Randomized, Double-Blind, Phase 3 Study of Docetaxel and Ramucirumab Versus Docetaxel and Placebo in the Treatment of Stage IV Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Following Disease Progression After One Prior Platinum-Based Therapy
Trial information was received from ClinicalTrials.gov and was last updated in August 2015.
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