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#1354 Patient Interviews in TELESTAR, a Phase 3 Study of Telotristat Etiprate, Report Meaningful Improvement in Carcinoid Syndrome
Introduction: Telotristat etiprate (TE) reduces serotonin production. In TELESTAR, a phase 3 study in patients (pts) with carcinoid syndrome (CS) on somatostatin analogues with ≥4 bowel movements (BM) per day, TE significantly reduced BM frequency (freq). Overall (n=135), durable response (DR, ≥30% reduction in BMs/day for ≥50% of the study period) was observed in 44% (250 mg tid) and 42% (500 mg tid), vs 20% on placebo (PBO); p≤0.02 for each TE vs. PBO. A subset with similar demographics to the overall trial was interviewed.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Medical treatment - Others
Presenting Author: Marianne Pavel
Authors: Pavel M, Hörsch D, Anthony L, Ervin C, ...
#2262 Time to Sustained Improvement in Bowel Movement Frequency with Telotristat Ethyl: Analyses of Two Phase 3 Studies in Carcinoid Syndrome
Introduction: Telotristat ethyl (TE) is a treatment for carcinoid syndrome (CS) diarrhea used in combination with somatostatin analog (SSA) therapy. In the Phase 3, randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind TELESTAR and TELECAST studies, CS patients received TE at 250 mg 3 times per day (tid), 500 mg tid, or placebo tid in addition to SSAs.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Medical treatment - others, not specified
Presenting Author: Dr Emma Leah
#43 Relationship between neuroendocrine tumor-related symptoms and RAND-36 health-related quality of life scores
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) can secrete hormones that cause flushing and diarrhea (carcinoid syndrome) and disrupt health-related quality of life (HRQL).
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Jennifer L Beaumont
Authors: Beaumont J L, Liu Z, Choi S, Yao J C, ...
#28 Prognostic Clinicopathologic Factors in Longitudinally Followed Patients with Metastatic Small Bowel Carcinoid
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors demonstrate heterogeneous behavior based upon site of origin and specific histology. Even after controlling for anatomic location, disease stage and histologic grade, registry studies show persistent diversity of outcome in patients with midgut carcinoid.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Mr. Thomas Curran
#872 Urinary 5-hydroxyindoleacetic Acid In Serotonin-Producing Neuroendocrine Tumors: Correlation with Disease Features and Patients' Survival
Introduction: Urinary 5-hydroxyindoleacetic acid (U-5HIAA) is a useful marker for serotonin-producing neuroendocrine tumors (NETs). Its prognostic role, however, is yet to be fully elucidated.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Biomarkers
Presenting Author: Theo K Bartholomew
#2097 Oral Ondansetron Offers Effective Symptomatic Bridging for Carcinoid Syndrome Refractory to Somatostatin Analogues
Introduction: Somatostatin analogues (SSA) are standard for symptomatic patients with neuroendocrine tumours (NETs). However, most patients experience tachyphylaxis, and limited options exist for this refractory carcinoid syndrome (RCS). Recently, ondansetron has been associated with reduction of bowel movement in a small series.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Medical treatment - others, not specified
Presenting Author: Dr. Barbara Kiesewetter
Authors: Kiesewetter B, Duan H, Haug A, Riss P, ...
#376 Resection of Primary Tumor Improves Survival in Small Bowel Neuroendocrine Tumors: A Single Center Experience
Introduction: Small bowel neuroendocrine tumors are uncommon tumors with an incidence of <0.5-1 per 100,000 population/year. We report on the survival rates of patients who had the primary tumor resected, to see whether primary tumor removal improves outcome.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Raj Srirajaskanthan
#394 Efficacy of Telotristat Etiprate in Refractory Carcinoid Syndrome: Results of a Randomized, Placebo-controlled, Multicenter Study
Introduction: Diarrhea associated with carcinoid syndrome (CS) has been attributed to excess serotonin. Telotristat etiprate is an oral serotonin synthesis inhibitor that decreases peripheral serotonin production.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr. Matthew Kulke
#1608 Improving Outcomes for Patients with Resectable Small Bowel NET Tumours; Five Year Experience from a Tertiary Centre
Introduction: There remains controversy about which patients benefit from removal of their primary small bowel tumour and whether this should be performed in a specialist tertiary referral hospital as an elective procedure.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Prognosis
Presenting Author: Khalil Elgendy
Authors: Elgendy K, Johnson S, French J, White S, ...
#1856 Relationship Between Symptoms and HRQoL Benefits in Patients (pts) with Carcinoid Syndrome (CS): A Post-Hoc Analysis of Telotristat Ethyl (TE) TELESTAR Trial
Introduction: TELESTAR previously demonstrated the efficacy and safety of TE in pts with CS experiencing >4 Bowel Movements (BM) per day despite stable-dose somatostatin analog therapy. Significantly higher rates of Durable Response (DR, predefined as Bowel Movement (BM) frequency reduction ≥30% from baseline for ≥50% of the 12 week double blind period) were observed with TE (TE 250mg: 44%, TE 500mg: 42%) vs placebo (20%).
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Medical treatment - Others
Presenting Author: Florence Marteau