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Effects of Intravenous GC4419 on the Incidence and Severity of Esophagitis Due to Chemoradiotherapy for Lung Cancer

A Phase 2a Open-Label Trial of the Effects of Intravenous GC4419 on the Incidence and Severity of Esophagitis in Subjects Receiving Chemoradiotherapy for Lung Cancer



GTI-4419-203 will be an open-label, multi-center study to evaluate GC4419 administered intravenous (IV) for the reduction of radiation induced esophagitis in subjects receiving chemoradiotherapy for unresectable Stage 3A/3B or post-operative Stage 2B NSCLC, SCLC treatable with chemoradiotherapy.

Key Inclusion Criteria

Key Inclusion Criteria

For a patient to be eligible for participation in this study, all of the following criteria must apply

  1. Subjects scheduled to be treated with (definitive or adjuvant) radiation therapy in combination with chemotherapy once daily for Stage 3A/3B or post-operative Stage 2B NSCLC or limited stage SCLC
  2. Treatment plan for subjects show that 5 cm of the esophagus for at least one surface, is included in the 60 Gy isodose volume. Dose volume histograms show esophagus dose exposure meet V38>30% and/or V60>20%
  3. Age 18 years or older
  4. ECOG performance status ≤ 2
  5. Adequate hematologic, renal and liver function
  6. Use of highly effective contraception
Key Exclusion Criteria

Key Exclusion Criteria

A patient will not be eligible for participation in this study if any of the following criteria apply.

  1. Metastatic disease
  2. Prior radiation therapy to the region of the study cancer
  3. Subjects not receiving chemotherapy
  4. Grade 2 or greater esophagitis at baseline
  5. Inability to provide information in the electronic symptom-reporting device
  6. Receiving any approved or investigational immunotherapy, targeted therapy, hormone therapy, or biologic therapy
  7. Participation in another clinical trial or use of another investigational agent within 30 days of first does of GC4419
  8. Malignant tumors other than the current lung cancer within the last 5 years
  9. Previous diagnosis of pneumonitis
  10. Untreated, active infectious disease requiring systemic anti-infective therapy
  11. Untreated HIV or active hepatitis B/C
  12. Females who are pregnant or breastfeeding
  13. Known allergies or intolerance to chemotherapy and similar platinum-containing compounds
  14. Requirement for concurrent treatment with nitrates or other drugs that may create a risk for a precipitous decrease in blood pressure
  15. Clinically significant heart disease
Learn More

Learn More

To learn more, visit ClinicalTrials.Gov

Study Type

Phase: II

Sponsor (s)

Galera Therapeutics, Inc.

Contact Us

Contact Us

To participate in this study please contact Sue Stanley at (864)530-6525
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