A Study of Tarceva (Erlotinib) Following Platinum-Based Chemotherapy in Patients With Advanced, Recurrent, or Metastatic Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC)

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Basic Trial Information

PhaseTypeStatusAgeSponsorProtocol IDs
Phase IIIBiomarker/Laboratory analysis, TreatmentCompleted18 and overPharmaceutical / IndustryBO18192
NCT00556712

Trial Description

Summary

This 2 arm study will evaluate the efficacy, safety, and pharmacokinetics of Tarceva, compared with placebo, following platinum-based chemotherapy in patients with advanced, recurrent, or metastatic NSCLC who have not had disease progression or unacceptable toxicity during chemotherapy. Following 4 cycles of platinum-based chemotherapy, eligible patients will be randomized to receive either Tarceva 150mg po daily, or placebo daily. The anticipated time on study treatment is until disease progression; the target sample size is 500+ individuals.

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • adult patients >=18 years of age;
  • histologically documented, locally advanced , recurrent or metastatic NSCLC;
  • measurable disease;
  • no disease progression after 4 cycles of platinum-based chemotherapy.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • unstable systemic disease;
  • any other malignancies in the last 5 years.

Trial Contact Information

Trial Lead Organizations/Sponsors

F. Hoffmann - La Roche, Limited

    Clinical Trials, Study Director

    Link to the current ClinicalTrials.gov record.
    NLM Identifier NCT00556712
    ClinicalTrials.gov processed this data on May 26, 2015

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