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Phase 2
18 Years
N/A
Not Enrolling
Both
Cancer Cachexia

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Trial Information


Inclusion Criteria:



- Community-dwelling patients ≥ 18 years of age with incurable,histologically diagnosed
cancer.

- Involuntary loss of body weight of ≥ 5 % within the past 6 months

Exclusion Criteria:

- Presently hospitalized or in a nursing care facility.

- Inability to increase food intake from secondary causes.

- Liver disease

- If female-pregnant, breast-feeding or of childbearing potential.

Type of Study:

Interventional

Study Design:

Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double-Blind

Outcome Measure:

Body weight

Principal Investigator

William Polvino, MD

Investigator Role:

Study Director

Investigator Affiliation:

Helsinn Therapeutics (U.S.), Inc

Authority:

United States: Food and Drug Administration

Study ID:

RC-1291-205

NCT ID:

NCT00267358

Start Date:

November 2005

Completion Date:

October 2006

Related Keywords:

  • Cancer Cachexia
  • Cachexia

Name

Location

South Carolina Oncology AssociatesColumbia, South Carolina  29201
Kenmar Research InstituteLos Angeles, California  90057
Charleston Cancer CenterCharleston, South Carolina  29406
PAB Clinical ResearchBrandon, Florida  33511
Hematology Oncology Consultants, Inc.Columbus, Ohio  43235
Bay Area OncologyTampa, Florida  33607
Center for Cancer and Blood DisordersBethesda, Maryland  20817
Multicare Health SystemTacoma, Washington  98415
South Carolina Cancer SpecialistsHilton Head Island, South Carolina  29925
Pacific Oncology & Hematology AssociatesEncinitas, California  92024
Melbourne Internal Medicine AssociatesMelbourne, Florida  32901
Pacific Oncology and Hematology AssociatesSan Diego, California  92024
Palo Verde Hematology Oncology Ltd.Glendale, Arizona  85304
Comprehensive Blood & Cancer CenterBakersfield, California  93309
Advanced Medical Research InstituteFresno, California  93710
Kenmar Clinical ResearchLos Angeles, California  90057
Sant Chawla, Inc.Santa Monica, California  90403
Osler Medical, Inc./ Osler Clinical ResearchMelbourne, Florida  32901
University of Texas Medical TexasGalveston, Texas  77555