Bovinine Beef, after Described in a 1914 article in the British Journal of Nursing as, ".a concentrated Beef Juice.given in either cold water or milk." Its manufacturer listed diabetes among more than sixteen illnesses Bovinine aided in treating.
Lilly Urine Sugar Test Kit, Sheftel, Test Kit No. 6, 1940s. A diabetes manual from 1947 describes the kit as “a compact, portable set suitable for the handbag; it employs reagents in tablet form so there is no danger of spilling. It can be set up anywhere, and an accurate quantitative test for sugar can be run in five minutes.”
These vials of insulin come from an insulin sales kit made by Eli Lilly & Company in the (pictured below). The numbers labeling the vials indicate a four-step progression as the insulin is manufactured into its final product.