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Last refreshed on: 17 October 2012
Main ID:  NCT00689195
Date of registration: 23/05/2008
Primary sponsor: Tata Memorial Hospital
Public title: Pilot Study of Curcumin Formulation and Ashwagandha Extract in Advanced Osteosarcoma OSCAT
Scientific title: Evaluation of Curcumin Formulation, and Ashwagandha Root Powder Extract in the Management of Advanced High Grade Osteosarcoma"
Date of first enrolment: May 2008
Target sample size: 24
Recruitment status: Recruiting
Study type:  Interventional
Study design:  Allocation: Non-Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment  
Countries of recruitment
Key inclusion & exclusion criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

- Patients (between the ages of 8 to 65 years) with histologically proven high grade
osteosarcoma of the extremity and relapsed disease after primary line of treatment
who are unsuitable or refuse secondary chemotherapy.

- Patients with advanced disease unable or unwilling to take primary conventional

- Patients with early or non-metastatic disease who are unable or unwilling to take the
standard chemotherapy.

- Adequate hepatic function defined by total bilirubin not more than 1.5 times the
upper limit of normal (ULN) and SGOT and SGPT not more than 2.5 times the (ULN)

- Adequate renal function defined by the creatinine clearance greater than 50 ml/min,
calculated by cockcroft-Gault formula

Exclusion Criteria:

- Patients who are suitable for second line chemotherapy and can afford it

- Age less than 8 years or greater than 65 years

- Pregnant or lactating women

- Patients who are unable or unwilling to provide blood samples for the drug assays.

- Low grade osteosarcoma

- Patient requiring treatment with CYP3A4 inducers or inhibitors (patients on treatment
for epilepsy or tuberculosis)

- Participation in any investigational drug study within 28 days prior to study

Age minimum: 8 Years
Age maximum: 65 Years
Gender: Both
Health Condition(s) or Problem(s) studied
Dietary Supplement: Ashwagandha extract
Dietary Supplement: Curcumin powder
Primary Outcome(s)
response, toxicity, disease progression [Time Frame: 2 years]
Secondary Outcome(s)
quality of life [Time Frame: 2 years]
Secondary ID(s)
Source(s) of Monetary Support
Please refer to primary and secondary sponsors
Secondary Sponsor(s)
Pharmanza Herbals Pvt Limited (PHPL)
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