Pinnacle I.N. (Canada)This page contains information on Pinnacle I.N. for veterinary use.
The information provided typically includes the following:
- Pinnacle I.N. Indications
- Warnings and cautions for Pinnacle I.N.
- Direction and dosage information for Pinnacle I.N.
Pinnacle I.N.This treatment applies to the following species:
Streptococcus Equi Vaccine
FOR INTRANASAL USE ONLY.
DO NOT ADMINISTER BY ANY ROUTE OTHER THAN INTRANASAL.
This product has been shown to be effective for the vaccination of healthy horses 9 months of age or older against Streptococcus equi. Duration of immunity has not been established. For more information regarding efficacy and safety data, go to productdata.aphis.usda.gov.
Directions For Use
Aseptically rehydrate with the entire contents of the accompanying sterile diluent. Instill the entire rehydrated vaccine into one nostril using a syringe with applicator tip. Administer a second dose 2 to 3 weeks later. Historically, annual revaccination with this product was recommended. The need for annual booster vaccinations has not been established; consultation with a veterinarian or the manufacturer is recommended.
This product contains live bacteria and is designed for intranasal use only. Disinfect hands and equipment after use. Contamination of the user’s hands or equipment with reconstituted vaccine could lead to infections if proper disinfection practices are not followed prior to procedures that require asepsis. Injection equipment used to reconstitute or administer Pinnacle I.N. should not be reused, and should be disposed of appropriately.
PrecautionsIn case of anaphylactoid reaction, administer epinephrine. After administration, a small number of horses may experience non-contagious transitory upper respiratory signs including transient, non-contagious nasal discharge from 1 day to 3 weeks post vaccination. A small number of horses may experience abscess and/or lymphadenopathy within 1-7 weeks post-vaccination. In very rare cases the vaccine strain may be the cause. Fever may also be noted after vaccination. Purpura hemorrhagica may be seen in hypersensitive individuals following exposure to streptococcal proteins. Store in the dark at 2°C to 8°C. Do not freeze. Shake well after rehydration. Do not vaccinate within 30 days before slaughter. Use entire contents when first opened. Inactivate unused contents before disposal. This product has not been tested in pregnant animals. Do not mix with other products, except as specified on the label. In case of human exposure, contact a physician.
Technical inquiries should be directed to Zoetis Inc. Veterinary Services, (800) 461-0917.
For Veterinary Use Only
U.S. Vet. License No. 190
Zoetis Inc., Kalamazoo, MI 49007, USA
10 - 2.5 mL Vials of Vaccine
16,740 TRANS-CANADA HIGHWAY, KIRKLAND, QC, H9H 4M7
|Technical Services Canada:||800-461-0917|
|Technical Services USA:||800-366-5288|
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