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Last refreshed on: 19 October 2017
Main ID:  NCT00679367
Date of registration: 14/05/2008
Prospective Registration: Yes
Primary sponsor: Boston Medical Center
Public title: Melphalan, Lenalidomide, and Dexamethasone in Treating Patients With Primary Systemic Amyloidosis MRD
Scientific title: A Phase II Trial of MRD (Melphalan, Lenalidomide and Dexamethasone) for Patients With AL Amyloidosis
Date of first enrolment: May 2008
Target sample size: 16
Recruitment status: Completed
Study type:  Interventional
Study design:   
Phase:  Phase 2
Countries of recruitment
United States
Name:     Vaishali Sanchorawala, MD
Affiliation:  Boston Medical Center
Key inclusion & exclusion criteria

Inclusion Criteria:


- Diagnosis of primary systemic amyloidosis


- Not pregnant

- Negative pregnancy test

- Able to tolerate an anticoagulation regimen (e.g., 325 mg of aspirin per day,
therapeutic warfarin, or low molecular weight heparin)


- Recovered from prior therapy

- Permanent or stable side effects/changes allowed

- Prior chemotherapy, thalidomide, lenalidomide, or steroids for amyloidosis allowed

- More than 4 weeks since prior and no other concurrent cytotoxic chemotherapy or

Exclusion Criteria:

- No secondary or familial amyloidosis

- No multiple myeloma (= 30% plasma cells in bone marrow biopsy or lytic bone lesions)

- No prior cumulative doses of oral melphalan > 200 mg

- No more than one prior course of high-dose melphalan with stem cell transplant

Age minimum: 18 Years
Age maximum: N/A
Gender: All
Health Condition(s) or Problem(s) studied
Multiple Myeloma
Drug: dexamethasone
Drug: lenalidomide
Drug: melphalan
Primary Outcome(s)
Number of Participants With Hematologic Response [Time Frame: one year]
Secondary Outcome(s)
Number of Organs Improved or Stable Based on Description Below: [Time Frame: one year]
Number of Participants Removed From Study Due to Toxicities [Time Frame: One year]
Secondary ID(s)
Source(s) of Monetary Support
Please refer to primary and secondary sponsors
Secondary Sponsor(s)
Ethics review
Results available: Yes
Date Posted: 20/02/2017
Date Completed:
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