postpituitary

adjective
post·​pi·​tu·​i·​tary | \-pə-ˈt(y)ü-ə-ˌter-ē \

Medical Definition of postpituitary 

: arising in or derived from the posterior lobe of the pituitary gland postpituitary extracts

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