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Efficacy and Safety of FG-4592 for Treatment of Anemia in Patients With Lower Risk MDS With Low Red Blood Cell Transfusion Burden

The purpose of this study is to find out if the experimental drugroxadustat (also known as FG-4592) is safe and effective forpotentially treating anemia in people with MDS.

Stanford is currently not accepting patients for this trial.

Lead Sponsor:


Collaborator: AstraZeneca

Stanford Investigator(s):


  • Drug: FG-4592
  • Drug: Placebo


Phase 3


Key Inclusion Criteria:

   - Diagnosis of primary MDS classified as very low, low or intermediate risk with <5%
   blasts. There is no minimum time from diagnosis except to allow for proper IPSS-R
   classification to be made, and to show transfusion dependence.

   - RBC transfusion of either 2-4 pRBC units over the 8 weeks prior to randomization or 1
   pRBC in two consecutive periods of 8 weeks within the 16 weeks prior to randomization

   - No restriction on prior use of ESAs, except no ESA use within 8 weeks prior to

   - Pre-transfusion hemoglobin of <= 10 g/dL,

   - ECOG of 0-2 at screen

   - History of cured malignancy with no evidence of recurrence for a least 3 years are

Key Exclusion Criteria:

   - Diagnosis of secondary MDS

   - Significant myelofibrosis (>2+fibrosis)

   - MDS associated with 5q(del) abnormality

   - Screen serum erythropoietin level > 400 mIU/mL (Double Blind); for Open- Label High
   Erythropoietin patients serum erythropoietin level must be >400 mIU/mL

   - Clinically significant anemia due to non-MDS etiologies

Ages Eligible for Study

18 Years - N/A

Genders Eligible for Study


Not currently accepting new patients for this trial

Contact Information

Stanford University
School of Medicine
300 Pasteur Drive
Stanford, CA 94305
Robert Jones
Not Recruiting