Condition category
Cancer
Date applied
19/08/2002
Date assigned
19/08/2002
Last edited
03/03/2008
Prospective/Retrospective
Retrospectively registered
Overall trial status
Completed
Recruitment status
No longer recruiting

Plain English Summary

Not provided at time of registration

Trial website

Contact information

Type

Scientific

Primary contact

Dr - -

ORCID ID

Contact details

UKCCCR Register Co-ordinator
MRC Clinical Trials Unit
222 Euston Road
London
NW1 2DA
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

MPA8801

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Not provided at time of registration

Ethics approval

Not provided at time of registration

Study design

Randomised controlled trial

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Not specified

Trial type

Not Specified

Patient information sheet

Condition

Head and Neck Cancer

Intervention

1. Group A: Oral medroxyprogesterone acetate 500 mg twice daily for a maximum of 12 weeks
2. Group B: Placebo tablets twice daily for a maximum of 12 weeks

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

19/08/2000

Overall trial end date

19/08/2005

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

1. Aged >18 years
2. Squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck
3. Not known to have or suspected of having early breast cancer
4. No known hypersensitivity to medroxyprogesterone acetate
5. No medical contraindications to treatment

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

Not provided at time of registration

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

19/08/2000

Recruitment end date

19/08/2005

Locations

Countries of recruitment

Italy

Trial participating centre

UKCCCR Register Co-ordinator
London
NW1 2DA
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Farmitalia Carlo Erba (Italy)

Sponsor details

-
-
-
Italy

Sponsor type

Industry

Website

Funders

Funder type

Not defined

Funder name

Not provided at time of registration.

Alternative name(s)

Funding Body Type

Funding Body Subtype

Location

Results and Publications

Publication and dissemination plan

Not provided at time of registration

Intention to publish date

Participant level data

Not provided at time of registration

Results - basic reporting

Publication summary

Publication citations

Additional files

Editorial Notes