Tomlyn’s Natural Hairball Remedy Gel for Cats is used for the prevention and elimination of hairballs in cats. The product gently lubricates ingested hair so that it passes in the stool. It contains several natural lubricants including soybean oil.The gel is chicken flavored and should be shaken prior to use. For adult cats with an active hairball problem, owners should give ½ – teaspoon daily for 2-3 days. Kittens over 4 weeks of age should receive ¼ teaspoon daily for 2-3 days. Following initial administration, owners should give 1/2 teaspoon 2-3 times per week for prevention of further hairballs. The gel can be placed on the nose or paw to stimulate licking.