What does 194/86 mean in blood pressure?

Means it's time to.. A high blood pressure reading means it's time to relax, take some deep slow breaths, and have check that blood pressure again. If it is still on the high side, it's time to call the doctor who knows what's been going on, what past blood pressures have been, what medicines are being used. However, if no doctor is available or if a patient has head, chest, or dizziness symptoms, the er can evaluate.