This trial is active, not recruiting.

Conditions angiosarcoma, paclitaxel
Treatments paclitaxel, bevacizumab, blood samples
Phase phase 2
Target VEGF
Sponsor Centre Oscar Lambret
Collaborator Groupe Sarcome Français
Start date September 2010
End date September 2014
Trial size 70 participants
Trial identifier NCT01303497, ANGIO-TAX-PLUS-0906


Efficacity of Paclitaxel in association or not with Bevacizumab in treatment of angiosarcoma

United States No locations recruiting
Other Countries No locations recruiting

Study Design

Allocation randomized
Endpoint classification efficacy study
Intervention model parallel assignment
Masking open label
Primary purpose treatment
Day 1, 8 and 15 : Paclitaxel 90 mg/m², IV over 1h, during 6 cycles (1 cycle = 28 days)
blood samples
Blood samples at different times : Day 1 Day 8 Day 15 Day 29 Day 57
Day 1, 8 and 15 : Paclitaxel 90 mg/m², IV over 1h, during 6 cycles (1 cycle = 28 days)
Bevacizumab until progression or inacceptable toxicity : During the cycles of chemotherapy : Day 1 and D15 : 10 mg/kg,IV After 6 cycles of chemotherapy : 15 mg/kg, IV
blood samples
Blood samples at different times : Day 1 Day 8 Day 15 Day 29 Day 57

Primary Outcomes

Progression free rate after 6 months of treatment
time frame: after 6 months of treatment

Secondary Outcomes

Objective response at 3, 6, 9 months of treatment
time frame: at 3, 6, 9 months of treatment
Median progression-free rate
time frame: an average time period of 1 year
Global median survival
time frame: an average time period of 18 months
time frame: during the study
Correlation between efficacity and serum expression of anti angiogenic factors
time frame: Day 1, 8, 15, 29 and 57
Correlation between efficacity and beta-tubuline III expression in tissue
time frame: At baseline

Eligibility Criteria

Male or female participants at least 18 years old.

Inclusion Criteria: - Angiosarcoma histologically proven - Metastatic or locally advanced and not accessible to surgery treatment - Measurable tumor with at least 1 measurable lesion, according to RECIST - For angiosarcoma in irradiated region, absence of clinical arguments of progression of the tumor prior treated by radiation - At least 28 days since the previous treatment (systemic or major surgery) - Performance Status (ECOG) ≤ 1 - Man or woman >= 18 years - Polynuclear neutrophils >1500/mm3, platelets > 100 000/ mm3, Hemoglobin > 9.0 g/dl - Total bilirubin ≤ 1.5 x USL, AST and ALT ≤ 2.5 x USL (or ≤ 5 if hepatic metastasis ) - Serum creatinin ≤ 1.5 x USL or clearance calculated > 50 ml/mn (Cockcroft formulae) - Absence of hematuria on dipstick - Proteinuria on dipstick <2+, if >2, the 24 hours proteinuria must be < 1g - Albumin > 35 g/l and lymphocytes > 700/mm3 attesting a life expectancy > 3 months - Normal cardiac function : LVEF ≥ 50% - Normal coagulation test : INR ≤ 1.5 and TCA ≤ 1.5 x USL within 7 days before inclusion - Systolic BP ≤ 150 mmHg and diastolic BP ≤ 100 mmHg - Negative pregnancy test for women of reproductive potential(within 7 days before treatment start) - Effective contraceptive methods for male and female (if applicable) during the period of treatment and until the 6 months after the last administration of Bevacizumab - Adequate central veinous access - Patient covered by government health insurance - Informed consent form signed by the patient Exclusion Criteria: - Patients that have received more than 2 regimens of chemotherapy whatever the indication - Kaposi's sarcoma, hemangio-endothelioma, hemangio-pericytoma (Malignant solitary fibrous tumor) - Surgery (except the diagnostic biopsy) or radiotherapy within the past 4 weeks before inclusion, except antalgic radiotherapy - Uncontrolled, active peptic ulcer, - Other malignant evolutive tumor - Previous thrombotic or hemorrhagic disorders - Clinically significant cardiovascular disease (stroke within 6 months prior inclusion, unstable angina, heart failure, myocardial infarction, arrhythmia requiring treatment) - Anticoagulant treatment for curative aim within 10 days before beginning of treatment (oral or parenteral administration), aspirin > 325 mg/day, or Plavix or a thrombolytic (thrombolytics for preventive use is permitted) or anti-platelet (dipyridamol, ticlopidine, clodiprogel, cilostazol) - Chronic treatment(more than 15 days) by every AINS including aspirin > 325 mg/j - Currently active bacterial or fungus infection (grade > 2 CTCAE v4.02) - Known HIV1, HIV2, hepatitis B or hepatitis C infections - Presence of known meningeal or brain metastasis - Epilepsy requiring the use of anti-epileptic - Previous organ transplant - Peripheral stem cell transplantation within 4 months prior to inclusion in the study - Using of drugs affecting the biological response, for example G-CSF, within the 3 weeks before inclusion - Kidney dialysis patient - Clinically significant neuropathy (grade> 2 CTCAE V4.02) - Any circumstance that could jeopardise compliance or proper follow-up during the trial - Pregnant or nursing women. Women should not breastfeed for at least 6 months after the last administration of Bevacizumab - Constitutional or acquired coagulopathy - Uncontrolled hypertension (SBP> 150 mmHg or DBP> 100 mmHg) - Known hypersensitivity to paclitaxel or to one of its excipients (Cremophor EL, to Bevacizumab components, to products of Chinese hamster ovary cells (CHO) or other recombinant human or humanized antibodies - Patients unable to undergo trail medical follow-up for geographical, social or psychological reasons - Patient refusal of ambulatory care

Additional Information

Official title Phase II Study, Multicenter, Randomized, Stratified, Evaluating the Efficacity of Weekly Paclitaxel, in Association or Not With Bevacizumab in the Treatment of Metastatic or Locally Advanced Angiosarcomas Not Accessible to Surgery Treatment.
Principal investigator Nicolas PENEL, MD, PhD
Description Randomization is stratified : - angiosarcoma in irradiated region : yes / no - visceral angiosarcoma : yes / no All patient will received a maximum of 6 cycles of weekly Paclitaxel (Arm A and B) in association or not with Bevacizumab (ArmB). 1 cycle = 28 days Treatment by Bevacizumab is to continue beyond the 6th cycle, until disease progression or unacceptable toxicity Arm A and B: Day 1, D8 and D15 Paclitaxel : 90 mg/m², IV weekly with premedication Arm B : Day 1 and D15 Bevacizumab : 10 mg/kg and then, Bevacizumab : 15 mg/kg/3 weeks until disease progression or unacceptable toxicity
Trial information was received from ClinicalTrials.gov and was last updated in March 2014.
Information provided to ClinicalTrials.gov by Centre Oscar Lambret.