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This 2 arm study will compare the efficacy and safety of label dose Xeloda to that of a lower dose of Xeloda plus Taxotere in patients with locally advanced or metastatic breast cancer after failure of chemotherapy with an anthracycline.Patients will be randomized to receive either 1250mg/m2 or 825mg/m2 po bid on days 1-14 of each 3 week cycle, in combination with Taxotere 75mg/m2 iv on day 1 of each 3 week cycle. The anticipated time on study treatment is until disease progression and the target sample size is 100-500 individuals.
Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment
capecitabine [Xeloda], capecitabine [Xeloda], Taxotere
Active, not recruiting
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:54:33-0400
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