Last updated on March 2019

A Study of DSP-2033 (Alvocidib) in Patients With Acute Myeloid Leukemia


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You may be eligible for this study if you meet the following criteria:

  • Conditions: Acute myeloid leukemia
  • Age: Between 20 - 64 Years
  • Gender: Male or Female

Inclusion Criteria:

[For all parts]

  1. Japanese patients diagnosed with AML by the 4th edition of WHO criteria.
  2. Patients aged between 20 and 64 at acquisition of informed consent.
  3. Have received an adequate explanation of the objectives/contents of the clinical study, anticipated therapeutic effects/pharmacology, and risks to his/her understanding, and voluntarily provide written informed consent to participation in the clinical study.
  4. Have an Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group (ECOG) Performance Status (PS) of 0 to 2 at entry.
  5. Have a left ventricular ejection fraction (LVEF) 50% determined by echocardiography or multigated acquisition (MUGA) scan within 14 days prior to entry.
  6. Have an arterial oxygen saturation (SpO2) 90% within 14 days prior to entry.
  7. The laboratory test within 14 days prior to entry (for multiple tests, the most recent before the entry) meet the following criteria for major organ function.
  8. Serum creatinine 1.5 x the upper limit of normal (ULN) of the institutional reference standard
  9. AST and ALT 2 x ULN of the institutional reference standard
  10. Total bilirubin 2.0 mg/dL
  11. Female patients of childbearing potential must have negative pregnancy test results at entry.
  12. Female patients or patients with partners of childbearing potential must agree to use an appropriate method of contraception for a period between acquisition of informed consent and 6 months (180 days) after the final dose so that patients or female partners would not become pregnant.

[ACM regimen part] In addition to the inclusion criteria for all parts, patients must meet the following criterion.

10. AML patients who could not attain remission after 1 or 2 cycles of potent chemotherapy with anthracycline, cytarabine, and etoposide, or potent chemotherapy with anthracycline and cytarabine. Or patients with 1st or 2nd recurrent AML after complete remission following initial therapy.

[A+7+3 regimen part] In addition to the inclusion criteria for all parts, patients must meet the following criterion

11. Treatment naive AML patients.

Exclusion Criteria:

[For all parts]

  1. Diagnosed with acute promyelocytic leukemia (APL) (FAB classification: M3).
  2. Received a transplantation such as hematopoietic stem cell transplant.
  3. Have active central nervous system (CNS) leukemia.
  4. Complicated by Grade 3 infection as specified in Common Terminology Criteria for Adverse Events version 4.03 (CTCAE v4.03).
  5. HIV antibody, HBs antigen, or HCV antibody tested positive within 90 days prior to entry.
  6. Have New York Heart Association (NYHA) cardiac function classification III or IV heart disease or a history, Grade 3 arrhythmia, angina pectoris or abnormal electrocardiogram (ECG) findings as specified in CTCAE v4.03 or a history of these above.
  7. Have a disease that may interfere with the study treatment, such as interstitial pneumonia, pulmonary fibrosis, or active tuberculosis.
  8. Complicated by uncontrolled disseminated intravascular coagulation.
  9. Have other active malignancies (synchronous multiple malignancies and metachronous multiple malignancies with a disease-free interval not more than 5 years. However, carcinoma in situ that is determined to be cured by local treatment or lesions equivalent to mucosal carcinoma are not included in active multiple malignancies.)
  10. Have an uncontrolled complication.
  11. Complicated by mental deficits or have a history of mental deficits. However, patients who are able to comply with the study protocol can be included at the discretion of a physician.
  12. Complicated by varicella.
  13. Received any previous treatment with DSP-2033 or other CDK inhibitors.
  14. Received any investigational product or post-marketing clinical study drug within 3 months (90 days) prior to entry.
  15. Pregnant or lactating women*)

*) If a lactating woman agrees to discontinue breast feeding between acquisition of informed consent and 6 months (180 days) after the final dose, she could be included in the study.

16. Patients who are determined to be inappropriate for participation in this study by the investigator or subinvestigator.

[ACM regimen part] In addition to the exclusion criteria cfor all parts, patients who meet any one of the following criteria 17 to 21 will be excluded from the ACM regimen part.

17. Have the cumulative total exposure of anthracycline, daunorubicin-equivalent dose, exceeds 360 mg/m2 (body surface area) at entry.

18. Received other leukemia treatment within 21 days prior to entry.

19. Have a history of radiation therapy on the mediastinum.

20. Have sustained Grade 2 adverse drug reaction (except alopecia) as specified in CTCAE v4.03, which developed by the previous treatment.

21. Have a history of hypersensitivity against any one of cytarabine, mitoxantrone, or contained excipients.

[A+7+3 regimen part] In addition to the exclusion criteria for all parts, patients who meet any one of the following criteria 22 to 23 will be excluded from the A+7+3 regimen part.

22. Have the cumulative total exposure of anthracycline, daunorubicin-equivalent dose, exceeds 100 mg/m2 (body surface area) at entry.

23. Have a history of hypersensitivity against any one of cytarabine, daunorubicin, or contained excipients.

Recruitment Status: Open


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