DARA BioSciences Presents Results of Breast Cancer CAPTURE Registry at NCCN® 19th Annual Conference:

DARA BioSciences Presents Results of Breast Cancer CAPTURE Registry at NCCN® 19th Annual Conference:

RALEIGH, N.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–DARA BioSciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: DARA), an oncology supportive care pharmaceutical company dedicated to providing health care professionals a synergistic portfolio of medicines to help cancer patients adhere to their therapy and manage side effects arising from their cancer treatment announced today that the Company is presenting data from its abstract titled “CAPTURE (Compliance and Preference for Tamoxifen Registry) patient survey reveals potential strategies to improve long-term adherence to TAM based on choice: Results of a large internet-based survey”, at the National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®) 19th Annual Conference: Advancing the Standard of Cancer Care™ – March 13 -15, 2014 in Hollywood, FL.

“CAPTURE (Compliance and Preference for Tamoxifen Registry) patient survey reveals potential strategies to improve long-term adherence to TAM based on choice: Results of a large internet-based survey”

The abstract is being presented during General Poster Session One on March 13, 2014 by lead author, Stefan Glück MD, PhD, FRCPC, Sylvester Distinguished Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center in the University of Miami’s Miller School of Medicine and within the University of Miami Health System (UHealth).

“CAPTURE’s Scientific Steering Committee designed the trial with the goal of understanding patient-reported adherence to tamoxifen tablets, formulation preference and degree of swallowing difficulty,” said David J. Drutz, MD, DARA’s Chief Executive Officer and Chief Medical Officer. “We have achieved this goal and are confident that CAPTURE’s key findings will provide invaluable information to the oncology community to help advance clinical practice and improve adherence to tamoxifen therapy. Sub-optimal adherence remains an important challenge for many physicians and patients and providing therapeutic options to patients may be an important tool to encourage patients to take an active role in their long-term treatment.”

CAPTURE STUDY DESIGN

CAPTURE was designed as a 36-question Internet-based survey for patients with breast cancer who were taking tamoxifen tablets, as treatment or adjuvant therapy, to quantify adherence, patient preference for an oral liquid formulation of tamoxifen and the prevalence of swallowing difficulties in tamoxifen patients with breast cancer. The CAPTURE (Compliance and Preference for Tamoxifen Registry) survey was administered by health care professionals to 626 patients in 17 US-based cancer treatment centers and included a validated measure of swallowing difficulties, the EAT-10 tool. Female patients 18 years and older with a diagnosis of breast cancer who were currently taking either adjuvant or therapeutic TAM tablets were included in the survey.

CAPTURE STUDY KEY FINDINGS

Breast cancer patient adherence to tamoxifen tablet therapy is less than optimal, consistent with previous publications; 14% of patients enrolled in CAPTURE self-reported that they miss 2 or more tamoxifen doses each month.
Eight percent of patients were identified with swallowing difficulties as assessed by scoring greater than 2 on the Eating Assessment Tool (EAT-10).
Seven percent of respondents believe that a liquid form of tamoxifen would help them achieve long-term compliance with tamoxifen therapy and 22 percent of respondents indicated a willingness to try a liquid formulation of tamoxifen.
“Findings from this well-designed, IRB-approved survey indicate adherence to tamoxifen remains an important issue for practicing clinicians to discuss with their patients,” said Dr. Glück. “Results also indicate that nearly 1 in 10 patients (7%) believe that having a liquid formulation of tamoxifen as an option would help improve long-term compliance with tamoxifen therapy. Providing patients with the right medicine, in a delivery form that is best for the individual, is a standard of care that should be employed to ensure best practice.”

Tamoxifen is indicated for the treatment of metastatic breast cancer, adjuvant treatment of breast cancer, the reduction of risk of invasive breast cancer in women with ductal carcinoma in situ, and to reduce breast cancer incidence in high risk women. Currently, more than 1.9 million prescriptions of tamoxifen are written annually in the United States. Between 31 and 61 percent of patients fail to complete their prescribed course of treatment, thereby diminishing its benefits in reducing the risk of breast cancer and breast cancer recurrence.

About DARA BioSciences, Inc.

DARA BioSciences Inc. of Raleigh, North Carolina, is an oncology supportive care pharmaceutical company dedicated to providing healthcare professionals a synergistic portfolio of medicines to help cancer patients adhere to their therapy and manage side effects arising from their cancer treatments.

Tamoxifen Important Safety Information

Tamoxifen citrate is contraindicated in women who require concomitant coumadin-type anticoagulant therapy, in women with a history of deep vein thrombosis or pulmonary embolus, and in women with known hypersensitivity to the drug or any of its ingredients.

Serious and life-threatening events associated with tamoxifen in the risk reduction setting (women at high risk for cancer and women with DCIS) include uterine malignancies, stroke and pulmonary embolism.

The most common adverse reactions to tamoxifen treatment are (incidence ≥ 20%) hot flashes, fluid retention, vaginal discharge, vaginal bleeding, vasodilatation, nausea, irregular menses, weight loss, and musculoskeletal events.

Tamoxifen carries the following Black Box Warning:

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WARNING – For Women with Ductal Carcinoma in Situ (DCIS) and Women at High Risk for Breast Cancer: Serious and life-threatening events associated with tamoxifen in the risk reduction setting (women at high risk for cancer and women with DCIS) include uterine malignancies, stroke and pulmonary embolism. Incidence rates for these events were estimated from the NSABP P-1 trial (see CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY, Clinical Studies, Reduction in Breast Cancer Incidence In High Risk Women). Uterine malignancies consist of both endometrial adenocarcinoma (incidence rate per 1,000 women-years of 2.20 for tamoxifen vs. 0.71 for placebo) and uterine sarcoma (incidence rate per 1,000 women-years of 0.17 for tamoxifen vs. 0.0 for placebo)*. For stroke, the incidence rate per 1,000 women-years was 1.43 for tamoxifen vs. 1.00 for placebo**. For pulmonary embolism, the incidence rate per 1,000 women-years was 0.75 for tamoxifen versus 0.25 for placebo**. Some of the strokes, pulmonary emboli, and uterine malignancies were fatal. Health care providers should discuss the potential benefits versus the potential risks of these serious events with women at high risk of breast cancer and women with DCIS considering tamoxifen to reduce their risk of developing breast cancer. The benefits of tamoxifen outweigh its risks in women already diagnosed with breast cancer.

*Updated long-term follow-up data (median length of follow-up is 6.9 years) from NSABP P-1 study. See WARNINGS, Effects on the Uterus-Endometrial Cancer and Uterine Sarcoma in Prescribing Information. **See Table 3 under CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY, Clinical Studies in Prescribing Information.

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LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The St. Baldrick’s Foundation, a volunteer-driven and donor-centered charity dedicated to raising money for childhood cancer research, proudly announces its five 2014 Ambassadors who represent the more than 175,000 kids worldwide diagnosed with childhood cancer each year. St. Baldrick’s Ambassadors serve as the faces and voices of the Foundation throughout the year and are a constant reminder of the critical need to fund research to conquer all childhood cancers and provide survivors with long, healthy lives.

“I appreciate my family more and value our time together.”

The Foundation’s Ambassadors highlight children and young adults from across the nation, with different backgrounds, ages, disease types and treatment statuses; their diversity serves as a reminder that childhood cancers don’t discriminate. The five Ambassadors include four who have completed treatment or are fighting the disease and one who has passed away, representing the startling reality that one in five kids diagnosed with cancer in the U.S. will not survive. This year, the Ambassadors and their families will attend St. Baldrick’s signature head-shaving events and “Do What You Want” fundraisers, special ceremonies and other activities where they will talk with media, volunteers, shaveesSM, donors and researchers.

Hayden Fife, 5, from Sullivan, Mo., was diagnosed with pre-B acute lymphoblastic leukemia just five days shy of his fourth birthday. He was a happy, carefree 3-year-old who loved swimming and fishing in rivers, but his cancer diagnosis forced him to grow up fast. Hayden proudly learned to swallow pills so he no longer had to taste the “yucky” cancer medicine. “He has a take-control approach towards his care,” his mom says, and he never fails to question the purpose of every medication, procedure, or change to his treatment plan. He suffers from neuropathy and joint pain from the chemotherapy, making it hard for him to walk for long periods of time, but that doesn’t stop Hayden from running after, or away from, his younger twin brothers. When Hayden isn’t at the hospital, he enjoys playing baseball, building forts with his grandmother and helping on the family farm, especially if it involves riding on the tractor with his dad. Hayden’s whole family looks forward to February 2016, when he will complete his cancer treatment. Then, Hayden wants to focus all of his energy not on fighting cancer but on his next greatest feat: becoming Batman.

Alan Sanders, forever 5, from San Antonio, Texas, was diagnosed with a rare sarcoma in his hip at 17 months old. His family called him “Mr. Cheeks” for the frequent, easy smiles that stretched across his face. He was such an active, engaged child that it was hard to keep him occupied during long hospital stays. Alan loved reading, learning, and exploring, but most of all, he loved numbers – counting them, adding them, punching them into his calculator, pressing them on the elevator. Alan couldn’t wait to go to school like his big brother and when his first day of preschool finally arrived, he cried when it was time to go home. Alan passed away on January 17, 2013, after battling cancer for most of his life. Alan’s parents vowed to continue the fight through the Hero Fund they established at St. Baldrick’s in his name. Alan’s memory continues to remind us of the need for research so no child, teen or young adult will have to suffer and have their promising futures stolen.

Harlem Clemons, 7, from Oakland, Calif., was diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma at 5 years old. Harlem’s parents always knew he was tough, but even they were shocked by his undaunted strength during round after round of chemotherapy. The doctors warned them that he would lose hair, weight and energy as side effects from the drugs he was taking, but throughout those six months, Harlem remained just as strong and lively as ever. Today, he is in second grade at a bilingual school, where the majority of his lessons are in French, and he is a powerhouse on both the track and soccer field. Like many kids his age, Harlem’s favorite time of the year is Christmas. But Harlem and his family are now celebrating a new holiday: December 27, the day Harlem’s doctors told him he was cancer free.

Grace Carey, 11, from Providence, R.I., was diagnosed with medulloblastoma at 5 years old. She had surgery to remove the brain tumor, followed by high-intensity radiation and nine months of chemotherapy. When Grace’s mom explained that she was going to lose the fiery red hair that had always gotten so much attention, Grace treated it as a new adventure. Her mom puts it simply: “Grace is Grace.” Grace is now 11 and cancer free. Her iconic hair has grown back, but she still deals with the long-term effects of her cancer treatment, including hearing loss, cataracts, and growth issues. Her teachers say she’s a bright, creative student who has overcome many obstacles on her way to a promising future. Grace loves animals and wants to be a veterinarian when she grows up – as well as a firefighter, a hairstylist and a mom.

Lauren Bendesky, 16, from Coral Springs, Fla., was diagnosed with stage IV neuroblastoma when she was 14 years old. While most girls her age were concerned with boys, hair and the latest fashion, Lauren’s cancer diagnosis made her realize what really matters. “Life has become more precious,” Lauren says. “I appreciate my family more and value our time together.” Lauren spent more than half of the last year in the hospital, but was determined to stay on track with her studies, taking online classes and completing the coursework from her hospital bed. Now a junior in high school, Lauren has finished treatment and is looking ahead to a bright future. She plans to study biology in college and go on to medical school to become a pediatric oncologist, where she will devote her career both to the treatment of kids with cancer and to the research to find cures.

In 2013, the St. Baldrick’s Foundation funded nearly $25 million in grants, made possible by more than 1,300 events, shaving more than 58,000 heads.

Help make 2014 even bigger! To locate or organize an event or Do What You Want fundraiser in your community, sign-up to shave, donate or volunteer, visit StBaldricks.org. Also become a fan on Facebook, follow us on Twitter, and visit the Foundation’s YouTube and Vimeo channels.

About St. Baldrick’s Foundation

The St. Baldrick’s Foundation is a volunteer-driven charity committed to funding the most promising research to find cures for childhood cancers and give survivors long and healthy lives. St. Baldrick’s coordinates its signature head-shaving events worldwide where participants collect pledges to shave their heads in solidarity with kids with cancer, raising money to fund research. Since 2005, St. Baldrick’s has awarded more than $127 million to support lifesaving research, making the Foundation the largest private funder of childhood cancer research grants. St. Baldrick’s funds are granted to some of the most brilliant childhood cancer research experts in the world and to younger professionals who will be the experts of tomorrow. Funds awarded also enable hundreds of local institutions to participate in national pediatric cancer clinical trials, and the new International Scholar grants train researchers to work in developing countries. For more information about the St. Baldrick’s Foundation, please call 1.888.899.BALD or visit www.StBaldricks.org.

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