A Study of a Program to Help People to Take Their Cancer Medication at Home

What we are studying

This study involves people who are in maintenance treatment for ALL that are taking a medication called “6MP” by mouth. In this study, we are trying to learn more about how to help people take their 6MP at home as they should. We will do this by trying a new program to help people be better at taking their 6MP like they’re supposed to.

Who we are studying

  • Men and Women
  • Races:
    • White
    • African American
    • Asian
    • American Indian or Alaska Native
    • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
    • Other
  • All Ethnicities
  • Ages 12 - 25

Eligibility Criteria

  • Diagnosis of ALL
  • Receiving oral 6-Mercaptopurine

What is involved

  • 6 blood samples
  • Questionnaires

Compensation

None

Contact Information

Study Coordinator
Nancy Smith
Email
nmsmith@wakehealth.edu
Phone
336-716-6346

Disclaimer: The information on this website is for general informational purposes only and SHOULD NOT be relied upon as a substitute for sound professional medical advice, evaluation or care from your physician or other qualified health care provider.