Therapy Detail

Therapy Name Hydroxychloroquine
Therapy Description


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Drug Name Trade Name Synonyms Drug Classes Drug Description
Hydroxychloroquine Plaquenil HCQ Plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine sulfate) increases intralysosomal pH, resulting in inhibition of autophagic protein degradation and accumulation of autophagosomes, which potentially leads to cell death in autophagy-dependent tumor cells (NCI Drug Dictionary).
Molecular Profile Indication/Tumor Type Response Type Therapy Name Approval Status Evidence Type Efficacy Evidence References
Clinical Trial Phase Therapies Title Recruitment Status
NCT01506973 Phase Ib/II Hydroxychloroquine Gemcitabine A Phase I/II/Pharmacodynamic Study of Hydroxychloroquine in Combination With Gemcitabine/Abraxane to Inhibit Autophagy in Pancreatic Cancer Active, not recruiting
NCT01206530 Phase Ib/II Fluorouracil + Leucovorin + Oxaliplatin + Pembrolizumab Bevacizumab Hydroxychloroquine FOLFOX/Bevacizumab/Hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) in Colorectal Cancer Completed
NCT03032406 Phase II Everolimus + Hydroxychloroquine Everolimus Hydroxychloroquine CLEVER Pilot Trial: A Phase II Pilot Trial of HydroxyChLoroquine, EVErolimus or the Combination for Prevention of Recurrent Breast Cancer Recruiting
NCT01828476 Phase II Hydroxychloroquine Abiraterone + Navitoclax Navitoclax and Abiraterone Acetate With or Without Hydroxychloroquine in Treating Patients With Progressive Metastatic Castrate Refractory Prostate Cancer Terminated
NCT02232243 Phase I Hydroxychloroquine HCQ on PAR-4 Levels in Patients With Resectable Solid Tumors Active, not recruiting
NCT01006369 Phase II Hydroxychloroquine Bevacizumab + Capecitabine + Oxaliplatin Bevacizumab + Fluorouracil + Leucovorin + Oxaliplatin Hydroxychloroquine, Capecitabine, Oxaliplatin, and Bevacizumab in Treating Patients With Metastatic Colorectal Cancer Completed
NCT02316340 Phase II Vorinostat Hydroxychloroquine Regorafenib Vorinostat Plus Hydroxychloroquine Versus Regorafenib in Colorectal Cancer Recruiting
NCT03400254 Phase Ib/II Gedatolisib + Hydroxychloroquine Hydroxychloroquine A Phase Ib/II Trial of Gedatolisib, Hydroxychloroquine or the Combination for Prevention of Recurrent Breast Cancer ("GLACIER") (GLACIER) Recruiting