Paclitaxel in Combination With Carboplatin Versus Paclitaxel Plus Epirubicin in Metastatic Breast Cancer
Metastatic Breast Cancer
Conditions: official terms
Breast Neoplasms
Study Type
Study Phase
Phase 4
Study Design
Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment
Name: Paclitaxel, Carboplatin Type: Drug
Name: Paclitaxel, Epirubicin Type: Drug
Overall Status
Paclitaxel plus Epirubicin in metastatic breast cancer is a recommended scheme in National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) guideline. Paclitaxel in Combination with Carboplatin is also effective in Metastatic Breast Cancer (MBC) in some clinical study with small sample.
Detailed Description
A Randomized Prospective Clinical Trial of Paclitaxel in Combination with Carboplatin Versus Paclitaxel plus Epirubicin as First-Line Treatment in Metastatic Breast Cancer. The primary endpoints of the study is progression free survival (PFS). The secondary endpoints are overall response rate (ORR), overall survival (OS) and safety.
Criteria for eligibility
Healthy Volunteers: No
Maximum Age: N/A
Minimum Age: 18 Years
Gender: Female
Criteria: Inclusion Criteria:

- female ≥ 18 years old, ECOG 0-2 or KPS≥60, Expected lifetime more than 12 weeks.

Exclusion Criteria:

- Pregnancy, Paclitaxel, platinum and anthracycline-based drugs' allergy, Severe Infection.
Tianjin Medical University Cancer Institute and Hospital
Tianjin, Tianjin, China
Status: Recruiting
Contact: Zhongsheng Tong, Master
Start Date
December 2013
Completion Date
December 2015
Tianjin Medical University Cancer Institute and Hospital
Tianjin Medical University Cancer Institute and Hospital
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