A Randomised, Double-blind, Parallel-group, Multicentre, Phase III Study to Compare the Efficacy and Tolerability of Fulvestrant (FASLODEXTM) 500 mg with Anastrozole (ARIMIDEXTM) 1 mg as Hormonal Treatment for Postmenopausal Women with Hormone Receptor-Positive Locally Advanced or Metastatic Breast Cancer Who Have Not Previously Been Treated With Any Hormonal Therapy (FALCON).

Trial Profile

A Randomised, Double-blind, Parallel-group, Multicentre, Phase III Study to Compare the Efficacy and Tolerability of Fulvestrant (FASLODEXTM) 500 mg with Anastrozole (ARIMIDEXTM) 1 mg as Hormonal Treatment for Postmenopausal Women with Hormone Receptor-Positive Locally Advanced or Metastatic Breast Cancer Who Have Not Previously Been Treated With Any Hormonal Therapy (FALCON).

Active, no longer recruiting
Phase of Trial: Phase III

Latest Information Update: 22 Mar 2018

At a glance

  • Drugs Fulvestrant (Primary) ; Anastrozole
  • Indications Advanced breast cancer
  • Focus Registrational; Therapeutic Use
  • Acronyms FALCON
  • Sponsors AstraZeneca
  • Most Recent Events

    • 22 Mar 2018 Results assessing patient reported health-related quality of life outcomes, published in the European Journal of Cancer.
    • 16 Jan 2018 Planned End Date changed from 12 Feb 2018 to 31 Mar 2022.
    • 09 Dec 2017 Results of FALCON, FIRST and CONFIRM studies comparing treatment effect of Fulvestrant vs comparators in post-menopausal patients, presented at the 40th Annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium.
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