Stop making Iletin I (beef/pork) insulin this year

    Lilly will stop making Iletin I (beef/pork) insulin this year...supplies will run out sometime in 1999.

    Fewer than 6% of diabetics still use animal insulin...but many of these patients are reluctant to change.

    They fear that switching to human insulin will lead to more frequent hypoglycemia and poor control.

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