for people ages 18 years and up (full criteria)
at La Jolla, California and other locations
study started



This study is to provide idelalisib (IDELA) to individuals with relapsed, previously treated chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) who have limited treatment options and are not eligible for other Gilead-sponsored studies.

Official Title

An Expanded Access Protocol for Idelalisib in Combination With Rituximab for Relapsed, Previously Treated Subjects With Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia


Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL), Leukemia, Lymphoid Leukemia, Leukemia, Lymphocytic, Chronic, B-Cell, Rituximab, Idelalisib


You can join if…

Open to people ages 18 years and up

  1. Male or female ≥ 18 years of age with a diagnosis of B-cell CLL established according to the International Workshop on Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (IWCLL) criteria and documented within medical records
  2. CLL that warrants treatment (consistent with accepted IWCLL criteria for initiation of therapy)
  3. Prior treatment for CLL comprising any of the following:
    1. Prior treatment with ≥ 1 regimen containing a therapeutic anti-CD20 antibody or
    2. Prior treatment with ≥ 2 regimens containing ≥ 1 cytotoxic agent
  4. CLL progression < 24 months since the completion of the last prior therapy for CLL
  5. Appropriate for noncytotoxic-containing therapy based on the presence of any of the following factors:
    1. Grade ≥ 3 neutropenia or thrombocytopenia attributable to cumulative myelotoxicity from prior administration of cytotoxic agents (as documented by bone marrow biopsy obtained since last prior therapy), or
    2. Estimated creatinine clearance < 60 mL/min (as determined by the Cockcroft-Gault method), or
    3. A Cumulative Illness Rating Scale (CIRS) score of > 6
  6. A negative serum pregnancy test for female subjects of childbearing potential
  7. Male and female subjects of childbearing potential who engage in heterosexual intercourse must agree to use protocol-specified method(s) of contraception.
  8. Lactating females must agree to discontinue nursing before the study drug is administered.
  9. Evidence of a personally signed informed consent

You CAN'T join if...

  1. Known hypersensitivity to the idelalisib, its metabolites, or formulation excipient(s)
  2. Known histological transformation from CLL to an aggressive lymphoma (ie, Richter transformation)
  3. Known myelodysplastic syndrome
  4. Evidence of ongoing systemic bacterial, fungal, or viral infection at the time of randomization
  5. Ongoing drug-induced liver injury, chronic active hepatitis C (HCV), chronic active hepatitis B (HBV), alcoholic liver disease, nonalcoholic steatohepatitis, primary biliary cirrhosis, extrahepatic obstruction caused by cholelithiasis, cirrhosis of the liver, or portal hypertension
  6. Ongoing drug-induced pneumonitis
  7. Ongoing inflammatory bowel disease
  8. History of anaphylaxis in association with previous administration of monoclonal antibodies


  • University of California, San Diego - Moores Cancer Center
    La Jolla California 92093-0820 United States
  • Georgetown University
    Washington District of Columbia 20007 United States


not accepting new patients
Start Date
Gilead Sciences
Study Type
Expanded Access
Last Updated