arcos: Load ARCOS Prescription Data Prepared by the Washington Post

A wrapper for the 'ARCOS API' <> that returns raw and summarized data frames from the Drug Enforcement Administration’s Automation of Reports and Consolidated Orders System, a database that monitors controlled substances transactions between manufacturers and distributors which was made public by The Washington Post and The Charleston Gazette-Mail.

Version: 1.25
Depends: R (≥ 3.3.0)
Imports: stringr, magrittr, jsonlite, dplyr, tidyr, urltools, httr, curl, vroom
Suggests: ggplot2, forcats, leaflet, knitr, sf, tigris, testthat (≥ 2.1.0), rmarkdown, data.table, formattable, geofacet, lubridate, scales, viridis, zoo
Published: 2021-01-11
Author: Steven Rich [aut, ctb], Andrew Ba Tran [aut, cre], Aaron Williams [aut, ctb], Jason Holt [ctb], The Washington Post [cph], The Charleston Gazette-Mail [cph]
Maintainer: Andrew Ba Tran <andrew.tran at>
License: MIT + file LICENSE
NeedsCompilation: no
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: arcos results


Reference manual: arcos.pdf
Vignettes: annual-maps
Package source: arcos_1.25.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release: arcos_1.25.tgz, r-oldrel: arcos_1.25.tgz
Old sources: arcos archive


Please use the canonical form to link to this page.