Clinical Study

A Phase I Dose-Finding Study Of Metformin In Combination With Concurrent Cisplatin And Radiation In Patients With Locally Advanced Head And Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma.

Posted Date: Feb 8, 2017

  • Investigator: Nooshin Hashemi Sadraei
  • Co-Investigator: Andrea Collins
  • Specialties: Hematology/Oncology, Oncology, Cancer
  • Type of Study: Drug

The purpose of this research study is to test the safety of adding metformin to treatment that you will already be getting for your cancer. You will be offered “standard of care” treatment whether you participate in this study or not. The standard of ca


To Be Eligible To Participate, Patients Must Have Head And Neck Cancer That Requires Treatment With Cisplatin And Radiation.


Head & Neck, Ucci-Hn-14-01, Squamous Cell, Cancer, Null

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