Of the 18 cases of pinguecula included in the study, 5 (27.77%) cases presented with
cosmetic symptoms, while 9 (49.99%) cases did not have any symptoms related to
pinguecula and were diagnozed on examination for other varied symptoms. Four (22.22%)
patients complained of localized redness and pain in the eye. These were the cases of
In cases of inflamed pinguecula, the inflammation was significantly relieved within 14-18
days, but there was no change or improvement in size/resolution of pinguecula (Table 4).
Ophthacare eye drops, though helpful in relieving the symptoms of inflammation associated
with pinguecula, had directly no role in resolving pinguecula