A Study Comparing the Efficacy and Safety of Polatuzumab Vedotin With Rituximab-Cyclophosphamide, Doxorubicin, and Prednisone (R-CHP) Versus Rituximab-Cyclophosphamide, Doxorubicin, Vincristine, and Prednisone (R-CHOP) in Participants With Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma

  • Cancer
  • Non Hodgkin Lymphoma (NHL)
  • Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma (DLBCL)
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Trial Status:

Active, not recruiting

This trial runs in
  • Hong Kong
  • Italy
  • South Korea
  • Ukraine
  • United States
Trial Identifier:

NCT03274492 2017-002023-21 GO39942

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      Trial Summary

      This Phase III, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study will compare the efficacy, safety, and pharmacokinetics of polatuzumab vedotin plus R-CHP versus R-CHOP in participants with previously untreated diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL).

      Hoffmann-La Roche Sponsor
      Phase 3 Phase
      NCT03274492, GO39942, 2017-002023-21 Trial Identifier
      Polatuzumab Vedotin, Rituximab, Cyclophosphamide, Doxorubicin, Vincristine, Vincristine Placebo, Prednisone, Polatuzumab vedotin Placebo Treatments
      Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma Condition
      Official Title

      A Phase III, Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial Comparing the Efficacy and Safety of Polatuzumab Vedotin in Combination With Rituximab and CHP (R-CHP) Versus Rituximab and CHOP (R-CHOP) in Previously Untreated Patients With Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma

      Eligibility Criteria

      All Gender
      ≥ 18 Years & ≤ 80 Years Age
      No Healthy Volunteers
      Inclusion Criteria
      • Previously untreated participants with cluster of differentiation 20 (CD20)-positive DLBCL, including one of the following diagnoses by 2016 World Health Organization (WHO) classification of lymphoid neoplasms: DLBCL, not otherwise specified (NOS) including germinal center B-cell type, activated B-cell type; T-cell/histiocyte-rich large B-cell lymphoma; Epstein-Barr virus-positive DLBCL, NOS; anaplastic lymphoma kinase (ALK)-positive large B-cell lymphoma; human herpesvirus-8 (HHV8)-positive DLBCL, NOS; High-grade B-cell lymphoma with MYC and B-cell lymphoma 2 (BCL2) and/or B-cell lymphoma 6 (BCL6) rearrangements (double-hit or triple-hit lymphoma); High-grade B-cell lymphoma, NOS
      • Availability of archival or freshly collected tumor tissue before study enrolment
      • International Prognostic Index (IPI) score of 2-5
      • Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group (ECOG) Performance Status of 0, 1, or 2
      • Life expectancy greater than or equal to (>/=)12 months
      • Left ventricular ejection fraction (LVEF) >/= 50 percent (%) on cardiac multiple-gated acquisition (MUGA) scan or cardiac echocardiogram (ECHO)
      • Adequate hematologic function
      • Female participants: Agreement to remain abstinent (refrain from heterosexual intercourse) or use contraceptive methods and refrain from donating eggs.
      • Male participants: agreement to remain abstinent (refrain from heterosexual intercourse) or use a condom and agreement to refrain from donating sperm.
      Exclusion Criteria
      • History of severe allergic or anaphylactic reactions to humanized or murine monoclonal antibodies or known sensitivity or allergy to murine products
      • Contraindication to any of the individual components of CHOP, including prior receipt of anthracyclines
      • Prior organ transplantation
      • Current Grade greater than (>) 1 peripheral neuropathy by clinical examination
      • Demyelinating form of Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease
      • History of indolent lymphoma
      • History of follicular lymphoma grade 3B
      • B-cell lymphoma, unclassifiable, with features intermediate between DLBCL and classical Hodgkin lymphoma (grey-zone lymphoma)
      • Primary mediastinal (thymic) large B-cell lymphoma
      • Burkitt lymphoma
      • Prior treatment with cytotoxic drugs within 5 years of screening for any condition (example [e.g.], cancer, rheumatoid arthritis) or prior use of any anti-CD20 antibody
      • Prior use of any monoclonal antibody within 3 months of the start of Cycle 1
      • Prior therapy for DLBCL, with the exception of nodal biopsy
      • Corticosteroid use >30 mg/day of prednisone or equivalent, for purposes other than lymphoma symptom control
      • Participants with central nervous system (CNS) lymphoma (primary or secondary involvement), primary effusion DLBCL, and primary cutaneous DLBCL
      • Vaccination with live vaccines within 28 days prior to the start of Cycle 1
      • Any investigational therapy within 28 days prior to the start of Cycle 1
      • History of other malignancy that could affect compliance with the protocol or interpretation of results
      • Evidence of significant, uncontrolled, concomitant diseases that could affect compliance with the protocol or interpretation of results, including significant cardiovascular disease or pulmonary disease
      • Recent major surgery (within 4 weeks prior to the start of Cycle 1), other than for diagnosis
      • History or presence of an abnormal electrocardiogram (ECG) that is clinically significant in the investigator's opinion, including complete left bundle branch block, second- or third-degree heart block, or evidence of prior myocardial infarction
      • Known active bacterial, viral, fungal, mycobacterial, parasitic, or other infection (excluding fungal infections of nail beds) at study enrollment or significant infections within 2 weeks before the start of Cycle 1
      • Clinically significant liver disease, including active viral or other hepatitis, current alcohol abuse, or cirrhosis
      • Prior radiotherapy to the mediastinal/pericardial region
      • Participants with suspected active or latent tuberculosis
      • Positive test results for chronic hepatitis B and hepatitis C infection
      • Known history of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) seropositive status
      • Positive results for the human T-lymphotrophic 1 virus (HTLV-1)
      • Participants with a history of progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy

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